Akash Girimath

Akash Girimath

Editor FXStreet

Short Bio

Akash Girimath is a Mechanical Engineer interested in the chaos of the financial markets. Trying to make sense of this convoluted yet fascinating space, he switched his engineering job to become a crypto reporter and analyst. Akash trades cryptos on a regular basis and maintains a small fund for friends and family. 

Current work at FXStreet

Akash Girimath is a crypto analyst at FXStreet, covering the vast crypto ecosystem from both the technical and fundamental perspectives. He also reports about important developments in the crypto space.

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Previous financial experience

Prior to joining FXStreet, Akash worked as a crypto analyst and writer for two years at AMB Crypto.

Educational background

Akash finished collegiate studies of Mechanical Engineering at the KLE Institute of Technology (KLEIT), from Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) in 2015.

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"Featured quote"

I don't believe we shall ever have a good money again before we take the thing out of the hands of government, that is, we can't take them violently out of the hands of government, all we can do is by some sly roundabout way introduce something that they can't stop.

Friedrich A. Hayek

Extra-curricular activities

Akash sketches, reads books and manga, and watches a ton of anime and movies. Akash likes to explore different genres of music from different cultures in his spare time.