Matt Bartlett is Head of NFT Community & Web3 at VanEck. Matt's primary focus is pioneering platform development and content creation to bolster VanEck's leadership in the Web3 ecosystem. Currently, he is leading the creation of an advanced crypto-native, self-custody platform, with a strong emphasis on security and shared ownership of digital assets. This innovative platform serves as a testament to his forward-thinking approach and ambition to push the boundaries of what's achievable in the worlds of finance and technology. Before assuming the role of Head of Web3, Matt Bartlett served as the Head of Internal Sales at VanEck. In this capacity, he oversaw operations at VanEck's office in Tampa, Florida. His previous leadership experience has laid a solid foundation for his current efforts in the Web3 space. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Technology Management from Saint Petersburg College and has earned the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation, further solidifying his expertise in financial and investment domains. Matt Bartlett's journey at VanEck and his dedication to advancing the firm's Web3 vision are a testament to his exceptional leadership, innovation, and commitment to staying at the forefront of the rapidly evolving digital asset landscape. With his contributions, VanEck is well-positioned to make significant strides in the world of Web3 and digital asset management.