Prior to joining Castle Island Ventures, Hunter was Head of US at Bitstamp where he was hired as the first employee in the region. During his time there he was responsible for establishing, growing, and operating all aspects of the regulated crypto exchange's presence in the US. Before joining Bitstamp, Hunter was Head of Trading at Coinbase, where he started the institutional trading desk and helped establish the New York office.
Hunter started his career as an Equity Trader, having previously worked at Barclays, RBC, and Credit Suisse. He holds a BA in Economics from Colgate University.