Neil Van Huis

Neil Van Huis is a local to Chicago who has more than a decade of experience in traditional capital markets via proprietary trading and traditional investment fund management. Neil spent a large portion of his career as a global fixed income & commodities trader for several prestigious global institutional trading firms. He went on to found an algorithmic trading firm of his own shortly after which led on an entry into digital assets.

Between 2015 – 2017, Neil helped raised over $5mm for emerging funds locally in Chicago. In late 2017, Neil was asked to join a unique coalition of trading professionals focused on solving unique institutional liquidity issues in crypto assets. With that in mind, Blockfills was created. Neil is a Partner and Head of Institutional Trading for Blockfills, one of the world’s premiere digital asset trading platforms. Blockfills provides institutions from around the world best in class liquidity, execution and settlement. Neil is committed to further fundraising in the digital asset space and finding uniquely positioned ventures to help institutional investors allocate to.