Bitcoin for the Sophisticated Investor
At River Financial, we understand that every client is unique. We have made it our mission to educate, understand, and respond to clients' needs with customized solutions. Our dedicated Advisory Team works with only a select number of wealthy individuals and families to ensure you receive the attention you expect and deserve.
Services for you
Secure Custodial Solutions
Raising the bar by setting a new standard of best practices within the industry.
Designated Private Client Advisor
Your single point of contact with an extensive background in finance and technology.
No need to wait for funds to settle, buy up to $10,000,000 of Bitcoin immediately.
Tailored Order Execution
Our white-glove service provides you with order execution options tailored to your style – place orders by phone, email, or River’s web platform.
Customized Account Solutions
Enhance your Bitcoin investment strategy with a flexible account structure tailored to your specific needs, providing the insights needed for your success.
Performance Tools & Reporting
Analyze your Bitcoin holdings with the most innovative financial tools in the industry – including comprehensive performance tracking, tax lot analysis, and monthly account statements.
Exclusive Research Reports
Industry research and executive commentary on the latest trends regarding monetary policy, fiscal policy, and Bitcoin developments.
You and your family will have access to one-on-one educational sessions, experts, and top research tailored to your level of expertise.
Managing Bitcoin investments across many generations requires a careful approach. Your Private Client Advisor brings experience and strategies to address these unique challenges.
Ultra High-Net-Worth Individuals
Your Private Client Advisor can introduce you to industry leaders and cultivate strategic relationships to strengthen your network.
With years of experience in the Bitcoin industry, your Private Client Advisor can be utilized as a resource to educate your clients on the latest Bitcoin news and trends.
Higher Order Limits
River is able to accommodate order sizes of up to $250,000,000 when placing an order through River's Concierge Service.
Invest in Bitcoin when it’s convenient for you, not for the banks. Access post-trade settlement and no longer wait for funds to settle before buying Bitcoin.
Dedicated Private Client Advisor
You will have a direct line of communication with your dedicated Private Client Advisor through text, email, or phone. River’s Advisory Team undergoes extensive training and brings significant financial and technology expertise to ensure any questions you may have will be answered.
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Director of Institutional Strategy
Zev Mintz is the Director of Institutional Strategy at River Financial. Prior to joining River, Mr. Mintz served as an Investment Advisor at UBS Financial Services Inc., where he designed and managed complex investment strategies for corporate executives, non-profit corporations, and business owners.
Zev Mintz is the Director of Institutional Strategy at River Financial. Prior to joining River, Mr. Mintz served as an Investment Advisor at UBS Financial Services Inc., where he designed and managed complex investment strategies for corporate executives, non-profit corporations, and business owners. Previously, Zev worked at Travelers Insurance and participated in the Operations Leadership Development Program. While at Travelers he created and implemented pricing models to improve profitability for Travelers flagship products. Mr. Mintz holds a degree in Finance from The Ohio State University.
Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Andrew Benson is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer at River Financial. In this role, Mr. Benson brings his expertise in management, information security, and risk management to River where he oversees business development and daily operations.
Andrew Benson is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer at River Financial. In this role, Mr. Benson brings his expertise in management, information security, and risk management to River where he oversees business development and daily operations. Prior to co-founding River Financial, Andrew was most recently a Partner at Aurora Information Management, a cyber security consulting firm specializing in cyber program strategy for high-risk industries such as healthcare and financial services. He brings with him over 9 years of experience running a software development firm which specialized in building enterprise applications for financial institutions and insurance companies. Previously, he exited a data management company which grew to serve a global customer base. Mr. Benson has completed graduate course work at Stanford University in cyber security and international security and holds a degree in Management Information Systems from The Ohio State University.
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Alexander Leishman is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer at River Financial. Mr. Leishman brings his deep expertise in software engineering, information security, and Bitcoin to River where he leads product development and engineering.
Alexander Leishman is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer at River Financial. Mr. Leishman brings his deep expertise in software engineering, information security, and Bitcoin to River where he leads product development and engineering. Prior to founding River Financial, Alexander most recently served on the investment and engineering teams at Polychain Capital and Polychain Labs focusing on Bitcoin-related venture investments. Mr. Leishman has previously served as an engineer at Airbnb’s security team, a management consultant for Deloitte, and first got deeply involved in the Bitcoin industry as an early engineer at Maicoin, Taiwan’s largest digital asset exchange. Mr. Leishman holds a degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Maryland and a Master's in Computer Science from Stanford University where he helped teach the first Bitcoin class under Professor Dan Boneh.
Director of Finance
Maria Okeke is the Director of Finance at River Financial where she oversees internal accounting, financial controls, and financing strategy.
Maria Okeke is the Director of Finance at River Financial where she oversees internal accounting, financial controls, and financing strategy. Ms. Okeke is a licensed CPA with accounting experience in the financial services space. Prior to joining River, Maria served as an Assistant Vice President at Grosvenor Capital Management, a fund complex with over $500 million in assets under management. Previously, Maria served as a Senior Audit Associate at Ernst & Young where she performed financial statement audits for hedge funds, private equity funds, and investment advisors. Ms. Okeke holds a Master’s and Bachelor’s in Accountancy from the University of Notre Dame.