Matt Galligan

Matt Galligan

Co-founder and CEO
The Picks and Shovels Co.

Matt Galligan is co-founder and CEO of The Picks and Shovels Co., makers of Interchange—an Institutional-grade cryptocurrency portfolio management solution for funds and professionals. Matt is a serial entrepreneur, passionate about building world-class products with great design and user experience. Prior to Picks & Shovels, he co-founded three companies: Circa (acquired by Sinclair Broadcast Group in 2015), SimpleGeo (acquired by Urban Airship in 2009), and Socialthing (acquired by AOL in 2008).

Matt was named in Forbes as one of their 30 Under 30, as well as one of Business Insider’s Silicon Valley 100 in 2010. He is active in the startup community and is a mentor for a number of TechStars accelerator programs, as well as an advisor to a number of companies.