David Hoffman began his entrance into cryptocurrency as an avid community member and blog writer. Focusing on MakerDAO and Ethereum economics, and the potential of Open Finance, David has produced a robust series of short form articles that excel in illustrating the complexities of these systems into simple-to-understand models and metaphors. David began consulting for cryptocurrency startups in 2017, with a focus on ensuring that these new teams are building products that are aligned with the ethos found in the cryptocurrency community. David is a cohost of the POV Crypto Podcast (Point-of-View), where prominent guests come to discuss their views and predictions about the cryptocurrency industry. POV Crypto is praised for its balanced arguments between the co-hosts (David, the Etherean, and Christian, the Bitcoiner), in its attempts to provide unbiased arguments to it’s listeners.