Gautam is a Managing Director at Entoro focused on portfolio lending and banking. Gautam provides executive leadership in structured finance combined with extensive legal, regulatory and management experience. He commands a senior level network across the blockchain space, regulatory bodies, trade associations, hedge funds and financial service firms. As a co-founder of SeriesX and Vertalo, Gautam also has extensive experience in the digital asset marketplace. Previously, Gautam was a Managing Director at Credit Suisse in the Prime Services department within the Investment Banking division, based in New York. At CS, he was the architect of the "Prime Solutions" business that solved non-traditional financing and other issues for hedge funds, and helped CS differentiate itself and leapfrog others in the market.
Prior to joining Credit Suisse First Boston in 1997, Gautam worked for the United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) where he received the prestigious SEC Capital Market Award for his groundbreaking work on Regulation of Exchanges and Alternative Trading Systems. He is also the recipient of the SEC Chairman’s Award for Excellence for the SEC’s Municipal Securities Disclosure Initiative which for the first time required ongoing disclosure by issuers and creation of repositories for such disclosure. He is admitted to the Bar in New York, Maryland and Washington, D.C. He also holds FINRA Series 7, 24 and 63 licenses. He is fluent in English, German and Hindi.
Georgetown University Law Center – J.D.
Colorado College – Bachelor of Arts