Mike Belshe is the San Francisco-based CEO and co-founder of BitGo, a crypto wallet, custody and security company. Prior to BitGo, Mike was one of the first engineers dedicated to building the Chrome browser at Google, and he was a creator of the SPDY protocol and the lead author of HTTP/2.0, the internet protocol for loading web pages. He is also a co-founder of Lookout Software, an email search company later acquired by Microsoft, and has held management positions at Netscape, Good Technology and Critical Path. Mike holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, and is an inventor with more than 10 technology patents.
Banking crisis shows why Bitcoin is needed more than ever
From the ashes of Lehman Brothers to this year’s bank failures, Bitcoin has proven itself as a necessary part of the global financial system, writes Mike Belshe, CEO of BitGo.