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Anthony Bassili


Head of Asset Allocators

Anthony Bassili, CAIA is Head of Asset Allocators, Capital Introductions, and Onchain Solutions for Coinbase Institutional Americas. In this role, he is responsible for advising North America's largest financial institutions on investment solutions related to digital asset, tokenization, and active crypto strategies. His Clients include Single and Multi-Family Offices, Endowments/Foundations, SWFs, Pension Plans, and Consultants.

Prior to joining Coinbase, Mr. Bassili served as Head of Pensions for iShares. There he lead BlackRock iShares efforts in expanding the investor toolkit for allocators to include ETFs across asset classes, including ESG and esoteric exposures. Prior to leading the iShares business, he spent nearly a decade leading business development and investment strategy for the Global Trading and Transition Management platform.

From 2015-2020, Mr. Bassili also served as Chapter Head for the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) San Francisco Bay Area chapter, leading more than 400 CAIA members in connecting and pursuing financial literacy across alternative investment strategies. From 2016-2020, Mr. Bassili served, on behalf of BlackRock, on the Board of Directors for the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce and the Bay Area Council. He focused on Local Policy and Tax issues across the State of California.

He holds the NASD series 3, series 7, and series 63, and Series 24 licenses.