Dmitriy Berenzon is a research partner at 1k(x), where he focuses on crypto research, due diligence & investments. In addition to research, he spends a significant part of his week working with portfolio projects on fundraising, business development and their token model design. He was previously a Research Partner at Bollinger Investment Group, where he led crypto research & investments, and worked with CoinFund, a crypto-focused investment firm. Prior to this, Dmitriy was an Assistant Vice President with Deutsche Bank Labs, where he engaged with startups, investors, and academia to discover, evaluate, and adopt innovative technologies into the Bank. Internally in 1k(x), we dub him as the 1k(x) portfolio lifeguard.