Sam Volkering is Investment Director and Editor at Southbank Investment Research. He built his early career as an Independent Financial Adviser advising private clients and businesses on how to manage their money and build their wealth.
He joined Australian financial publisher Fat Tail Media (formerly Port Phillip Publishing) in 2013 and quickly became one of Australia’s most respected and recognised financial editors. After moving to the UK in late 2013 he became a contributor to MoneyWeek Magazine and helped Southbank Investment Research grow to become one of the largest financial publishers in the UK today publishing investment ideas and research to over 100,000 UK investors.
His speciality is in uncovering, researching and investigating the world’s most revolutionary investment ideas and trends before the masses. He’s been an early mover in 3D printing, legalisation of cannabis, augmented reality, self-driving cars and quantum computing. But having personally first discovered bitcoin in 2010, he’s become a global authority on the fast-moving world of crypto. He’s appeared on TV, radio and conferences across the world helping investors to understand, invest in and profit from crypto over the last nine years. His book Crypto Revolution: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies and The Future of Money has been published in several languages and reached over 40,000 investors worldwide.