SkyBridge Capital chief executive Anthony Scaramucci says crypto is on the verge of unleashing a “wave of economic innovation.”
In a new interview at the Blockchain Hub Davos 2023 event, Scaramucci says people shouldn’t give up on crypto just because of the high-profile collapse of crypto exchange FTX and the criticism of the industry that the debacle brought.
Scaramucci says he feels betrayed by former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried, who took out a 30% stake in SkyBridge just months before its collapse. However, Scaramucci says that setback has done nothing to dampen his outlook on cryptocurrencies.
“The betrayal and the fraud, it’s bad on a lot of different levels. It certainly hurt [my reputation], but I’m just talking about the visceral relationship with somebody…