Monochrome adds Bitcoin industry expert Hass McCook

Monochrome adds Bitcoin industry expert Hass McCook

Monochrome Research has announced Hass McCook as their new Head of Research as they continue to develop education on emerging digital assets.

A globally recognised researcher and analyst with nearly a decade of research experience on Bitcoin, McCook stands as one of the foremost authorities in the digital asset field.

“Hass has material domain expertise in Bitcoin and digital assets. His knowledge of the space is world class and gives Monochrome Research a significant edge in delivering insight to our clients,” said David Hobart, CIO of Monochrome Asset Management.

An Engineer and Oxford MBA, Hass McCook has contributed to conversation on digital assets since 2014 across multiple mediums including conference presentations, teaching material and research papers.

“My position in the industry has always been that of a researcher and an educator. The opportunity to join Monochrome as Head of Research gives me the chance to bring this knowledge to the investment community and demonstrate the benefits and risks that digital assets present,” said McCook.

A member of the Bitcoin Mining Council alongside the likes of Michael Saylor and Mike Novogratz, McCook has published extensively on topics including the economics, sustainability and development of Bitcoin mining, providing rare insight into inner workings of the asset class.

McCook emphasised the importance of bringing strong fundamental knowledge to the market.

“With a complex environment like the digital asset industry, mastering those foundations becomes even more important,” said McCook.