Nisa Amoils is a Managing Director at Republic, an equity and crypto investing platform spun out of Angelist. For the past decade she has been a venture/family office investor primarily focused on new technologies. She is a former securities lawyer and on the Boards of several companies and institutions including Wharton Entrepreneurship. She writes for Forbes and Blockchain Magazine and is a regular on CNBC, MSNBC, Fox, Cheddar and others. Prior to investing, she spent many years in business development at companies like Time Warner and NBC Universal and worked with many startups She holds a business degree from the University of Michigan and a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania.