Barry Silbert's net worth

By   |   Updated 25th March 2022

Barry Silbert's Net Worth

The estimated net worth of Barry Silbert is $3 billion in fiat US dollars.

Early life

Barry Silbert, the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Digital Currency Group, was born in Gaithersburg, Maryland in 1976.

Education

Barry attended Emory University where he received a Bachelor's Degree in Finance and Accounting.

Barry's first ever business venture was selling baseball cards. He qualified as a stockbroker while still in high school when he passed the General Securities Representative Exam. Later on, he also passed the Series 7 stockbroker exam at the age of 17, making him the youngest to do so.

Family Life

Barry Silbert lives in Rye, New York with partner Lori and their son.

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How did Barry Silbert build his net worth?

In short, getting into crypto early in 2012 and going full diamond hands ever since.

Barry Silbert is the CEO of crypto investment firm Digital Currency Group and subsidiaries Grayscale, Genesis Trading, CoinDesk, TradeBlock, Foundry Services, and Luno Global.

He holds a lot of Bitcoin and has invested extensively Bitcoin companies and blockchain-related companies, making over 200 investments through Digital Currency Group.

How has Barry Silbert spent his wealth?

Little is known about about Barry Silbert's spending – although we're pretty sure he doesn't own any gold bars.

Barry Silbert Quote

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FAQs

How rich is Barry Silbert?

The estimated net worth of Barry Silbert is $3 billion. For some perspective it would take over 60,000 people earning the average US salary ($52,000) for one whole year to catch up to Barry Silbert's net worth.

Is Barry Silbert a billionaire?

Yes, Barry Silbert is a billionaire through his crypto currency company, Digital Currency Group.

Is Barry Silbert a Bitcoin whale?

Yes, the guy is a Bitcoin whale. He's probably one of the top world holders of Bitcoin with Satoshi, Binance's CZ, Michael Saylor, Raoul Pal and Elon Musk.

Was Barry Silbert born rich?

Barry Silbert did not inherit his net worth. He started a companies with his own money, and grew it into a multi-million dollar company.

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