The spearhead of the leading computer software providing firm Chainalysis, Michael Gronager recently appeared for a podcast session on the popular show, Change Wave by Treehouse. The co-founder and CEO of Chainalysis gave an insight about his firm, its operations, and a lot more during his intriguing interaction with the host of the show, Tim Nicolas. The entire podcast session had an array of interesting questions asked by the host and even more interesting answers given by Michael Gronager in an engaging and realistic manner.
Chainalysis: For the Investors
To begin with, Tim asked Michael about Chainalysis and his role in the company as the first question for the podcast session. In response, Michael stated that Chainalysis is a blockchain analysis company which helps the investors in understanding the patterns of the industry in a better way.
Michael said that his firm assesses transactions and then draws patterns that later help in creating necessary solutions. Undoubtedly, the expert analysis and investigation tools of Chainalysis have made the firm quite popular, with clients ranging from government agencies, exchanges, and financial institutions spread around 40 countries globally. He said that he tries hard to manage the operations of his firm in the best possible way.
About Michael’s Professional Journey
Michael shared his happiness while talking about the expanse of his company and client base. He revealed that while working as the co-founder and COO of Kraken, one of the leading crypto exchanges, before joining Chainalysis, he realized the need for a system that would solve the persisting issues existing in the system and this paved the way for the launch of Chainalysis. He said that Chainalysis aims to popularize cryptocurrencies in the global marketspace and to ensure reliability and trust amongst the customers.
The CEO shared his views regarding the pooling of buyers by different platforms. He said this process should be irrespective of gender, status, or any such criteria as every individual has his own sense of intelligence. While discussing about his past life and experiences, Michael talked about his earlier jobs. He said that his toughest job experience was working in a factory. The leader mentioned about how he earned his PhD degree in Quantum Mechanics primarily to satiate his curiosity about computers.
The interesting podcast session between Tim and Michael turned out to be quite successful and it helped the listeners to attain more knowledge about Chainalysis and the inspiring journey of its co-founder Michael Gronager.