CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Howard Gostfrand, age 53 has built a career around financing and advising small private and public companies throughout their various phases of growth in diversified industries. In 1999 Mr. Gostfrand formed American Capital Ventures, Inc. (ACV). Over the past 22 years ACV has represented over 300 public companies. Advising services included Investor Relations, Capital Introductions, Business Development, Strategic Board Appointments and an overall strategy for how to approach investors and the Capital Markets.
Through Mr. Gostfrand’s counsel, clients have successfully uplisted from the OTC Markets to the NASDAQ, gotten acquired and strengthened their overall methodology to build shareholder value. In addition, Mr. Gostfrand has successfully completed several reverse merger transactions and has assisted companies to go public via traditional I.P.O.’s.
Mr Gostfrand began his journey into the Crypto Currency industry five years ago. Attending industry conferences and learning about this bourgeoning game changing way of life.
When the opportunity arose to lead a Defi / Crypto / Blockchain focused public company Mr. Gostfrand jumped on it. Mr. Gostfrand is excited to bring his experience and world class network to build Descrypto into a true leader in the industry.
Mr. Gostfrand received a B.S. in Marketing Management from Boston University (1991). He is married and has two children. Mr. Gostfrand is originally from Montreal, Canada, but grew up in Miami, FL. since he was a kid. He loves calling Miami home and is excited to see the city grow into the Crypto hub it has become and for Descrypto to be an integral part of that growth.