Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer, Coinbase Asset Management
Eric Peters leads both Coinbase Asset Management and One River Asset Management.
Coinbase Asset Management is a premier institutional digital asset manager and SEC-registered investment adviser operating as an independent business and wholly owned subsidiary of Coinbase. The firm was founded in January 2021, as One River Digital Asset Management, and was acquired by Coinbase in March 2023.
One River Asset Management is an innovative alternative-investment manager operating volatility, trend, and inflation strategies. The team leverages its macro/fundamental perspective and quantitative capabilities to build/deliver unique diversifiers for client portfolios.
Prior to founding One River in 2013, Eric served as Chairman of Grant Capital Partners, a discretionary global macro hedge fund. Over the course of his career, Eric has held various positions that include portfolio manager for Peloton Partners, proprietary trader for both Lehman Brothers and Credit Suisse, and Founder and Chief Executive Officer of a TH Lee Putnam funded technology firm.
Eric travels extensively, exchanging ideas, debating policy, and identifying investment opportunities with many of the world’s top investment managers, economists, strategists, political consultants, academics, scientists, and business leaders. The content of those discussions often finds its way into his weekly investment letter - wknd notes - which is read by investment professionals who directly deploy over $1trln in alternative assets.
Eric holds a B.A. in Business Economics from Brown University.