Mike Novogratz: Bitcoin, Business, Ayahuasca and Psychedelic Therapy | Daniel Cleland Podcast #6
Michael Novogratz (@novogratz) is the founder and CEO of Galaxy Digital with a list of accolades that stacks up with the best. Michael worked at Goldman Sachs for 11 years, chosen partner in 1998, was formerly a partner and president of Fortress Investment Group, LLC., and served on the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Investment Advisory Committee on Financial Markets. Before starting his career, he was a successful college wrestler at Princeton University and served as a helicopter pilot in the National Guard. Michael is an outspoken philanthropist on criminal justice reform, serving as Governing Board Chair of The Bail Project and was an early investor in Compass Pathways, a mental health care company specializing in psychedelic therapy. We dive deep into the lessons learned from Mike’s experiences with various business ventures, dare to broach the topic of normalizing psychedelic therapy, and Mike offers his expertise on how to get started in Bitcoin. Looking for thought provoking ideas from a business leader? This one’s for you.