Prior to joining Strategic Coin, Becker worked for an asset management firm that focused on private equity deals for mid and late stage companies across different industries. Earlier in his career, he worked at a hedge fund assisting senior traders in analyzing derivatives of large-cap technology companies. He studied finance and economics at University of Washington, Foster School of Business and University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School. Becker is active in philanthropy and supports projects that actively promote literacy in emerging countries.