05-09 September 2018

Open Book Festival

05-09 September2018

Sam Beckbessinger

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Sam Beckbessinger is a writer, user-experience designer and entrepreneur who is on a quest to help the emerging middle class understand how to take charge of their finances.  Her first book, Manage your Money like a F*cking Grown Up, was published this year. A self-confessed ‘money dork’, she is the co-founder of Phantom Design, a company that has helped to build bitcoin wallets, cryptocurrency exchanges, and smart credit cards.

Beckbessinger also lectures extensively on online culture, marketing, and behavioural economics, holds a BA Honours Degree from the University of Cape Town, studied Strategy Design at the Gordon Institute of Business Science and was a 2014 Mandela Washington Fellow at Yale University.

Twitter: @beckbessinger

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Instagram: @greenham_sam