Philip Gradwell is Chief Economist at Chainalysis, one of the fastest growing companies in the cryptocurrency space. Chainalysis’s cryptocurrency investigation and compliance software is used by the world’s leading law enforcement agencies, regulators, and businesses as they combat fraud, human trafficking, money laundering, and other illicit activity involving cryptocurrencies. Philip leads economic research at Chainalysis, putting him at the forefront of understanding how blockchains are actually used. He regularly presents to regulators and the industry and speaks in the media, such as the NYT, WSJ and FT. Prior to joining Chainalysis, Philip led a team of economic consultants working globally on energy system analysis and climate change economics.