CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Accelerate Financial Technologies
Julian is the CEO and chief investment officer of Accelerate Financial Technologies. Prior to founding Accelerate in February 2018, he was the chief investment officer of Ross Smith Asset Management, where he managed a number of award-winning alternative investment strategies for nearly a decade. He started his career as an analyst at BMO Capital Markets. Currently, Julian is the Chairman of Bitcoin Well, a Canadian Bitcoin exchange.
Julian attended the University of Manitoba, graduating with a B.S. in engineering and a Bachelors of Commerce (Finance), both with distinction. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.
He is the author of Reminiscences of a Hedge Fund Operator and host of the Absolute Return podcast.