Head of Institutional Product, Coinbase
Mr. Tusar is a senior executive with more than 25 years of experience in securities trading and technology. Prior to his role at Coinbase, Tusar was the head of Client Market Making and Execution Services at KCG in New York City. There he was responsible for wholesale market making and algorithmic trading among other groups, taking a lead role in recasting the company's strategy through refocusing on new business units, building up ETF sales and trading, and refining and expanding firm-wide recruiting.
Before joining KCG, Tusar spent 13 years at Goldman Sachs in various roles related to the firm's algorithmic trading business. He became a managing director in 2003 and a partner in 2008. He began his career as the fourth employee at the electronic start-up company TLW Securities.
Tusar also serves as a trustee of the Raptor Trust in Stirling, NJ, and proprietor of the family owned and operated hobby store The Bearded Dragon Games. He resides in Bernardsville, NJ.