Sebastian Purcell, PhD

Founding Partner, CEO & CIO


Sebastian developed the firm’s proprietary Three Stage Algorithm™ for trading high volatility assets in 2017 and has since amassed more than 37 million views relating to educational content he publishes in that field. 

Prior to founding 1.2 Capital, Sebastian built an online cryptocurrency trading school called "The Art of The Bubble", where he provided tutorials on trading mechanics as well as one-on-one consulting services for high-net-worth investors.

As CEO and CIO, he is responsible for firm vision within the ever-evolving cryptocurrency landscape, as well as portfolio execution and advancement of the Three Stage Algorithm™. 

Sebastian graduated cum laude from the University of Dallas and obtained his doctorate from Boston College.