Blythe Masters is a British former executive at JPMorgan Chase and digital asset holder, today we look at her net worth and lifestyle.
BLYTHE MASTERS NET WORTH – $500,000,000
|NAME: Blythe Sally Jess Levett|
|OCCUPATION: Bitcoin Investor|
|BIRTHDAY: 22nd March 1969|
|COUNTRY OF BIRTH: United Kingdom|
|SOURCE OF WEALTH : Bitcoin Investments|
|PLACE OF RESIDENCE: Oxford, UK|
Blythe Masters was born in Oxford and raised in the south-east of England where she attended The King’s School in Canterbury.
After graduating from Trinity College, Cambridge with a B.A. in economics in 1999, Masters went into a banking career with internships at JP Morgan Chase.
Blythe Masters joined JP Morgan Chase in 1991 full time and became a managing director at the age of just 28 year sold.
The youngest woman to achieve that status in the firm’s history, she was later credited with creating the modern credit default swap.
Described by UK Newspaper “The Guardian” as “the woman who invented financial weapons of mass destruction”, Masters said there were lessons to be learnt from the financial crisis.
Masters served as the bank’s head of Global Credit Portfolio and Credit Policy and Strategy between 2001 and 2004.
She was named head of Global Commodities in 2007 and by 2014, J.P. Morgan had the largest revenues of any investment bank in commodities.
Blythe Masters became chair of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association from 2008 to 2010 and has frequently represented the industry in Washington D.C.
Masters became CEO of Digital Asset Holdings in 2015 and held the position until 2018.
From 2015 to 2016 she was the Chair of the Board of Santander Consumer Holdings Inc.
Masters announced that she was stepping down as CEO of Digital Asset Holdings in 2018 but remained a board member, strategic advisor and a shareholder.
Aptly named “Britain’s cryptocurrency queen”, Blythe Masters owned, or once owned roughly $50,000 worth of Bitcoin.
She has been named the only woman, in the top 25 richest cryptocurrency tycoons globally and specialises in Blockchain Technology.
Its currently unknown if Masters Still owns her Bitcoin, but if she does, then it would be worth considerably more in todays money.
Blythe Masters is good friends with Beth Shah, former editor of a popular industry magazine and who authored a 2,355-word profile on her.
She is also friends with many other people in the banking and cryptocurrency world.
Blythe Masters is an amateur equestrian and is Co-Chair of the Board of the Global Fund for Women.
She is also a member of the Board of The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and the former Chair of the Board of the Greater NY Affiliate of the breast cancer charity.