In 1999, Dan Tierney co-founded GETCO – Global Electronic Trading Company, one of
the world’s first automated market-making firms.
In 2012, Dan started Wicklow Capital, a family office. Wicklow Capital engages in a
combination of venture capital investing and philanthropy, with a mindset of empowering
new paradigms for maximum positive impact.
Wicklow’s current areas of focus are “ABCD” – Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain,
Dan is a board member of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, CA and of
Stand Up Republic, a Washington, D.C. based organization dedicated to defending
democratic ideals, norms and institutions.
Dan holds a B.S. in Economics and Finance from Bentley University in Waltham, MA (in
hindsight, his minor in Philosophy was infinitely more valuable).