Founder of the Belpointe Crypto Index, Nithin Eapen is originally from Kerala, India. He presently resides in Connecticut, USA. He is a well-known crypto-evangelist, speaker, investor, trader and CEO of Chance River. He is an advisory board member to multiple companies and speaker at various blockchain conferences across the world. Nithin graduated in engineering from the Wright State University in Ohio and secured Masters in Financial Mathematics from the University of Chicago. Also he held the position of the Chief Investment Officer for Arcadia Crypto Ventures.

Nithin was a developer and built trading systems at UBS, RBS and Bank of America. He is also an avid squash player and a movie buff.