In another high profile move towards bitcoin, albeit from a non strictly technology or financial institution since it is nike, Anthony Watson is joining Bitreserve, a company founded by Minor who was founder of CNET as well as a Salesforce founding member.

Anthony however comes from the banking industry previously before being CIO at Nike, he was at Barclays.

He now wants to change the “unjust financial system”.

You can read more about this at the fortune article, as well as a few other pieces that have sprung up in the sphere.


Watson’s background is in banking—prior to Nike, he was CIO of Europe, Middle East, and global operations at Barclays. While at Nike, he longed to get back into the banking world in order to help change what he sees as an unjust financial system.