Bruce Carrington joined Freshwater in 2018 as a Venture Associate. Previously, he worked as an advisor and project manager to the CEO of a regional Virginia bank to design and plan strategy for a virtual banking entity. Bruce graduated from the University of Virginia in 2016 where he earned a bachelors degree in interdisciplinary studies with concentrations in Mathematics, Politics, and Economics. While in college, Bruce worked as an intern with the private equity firm Oaktree Capital in Los Angeles, where he conducted due diligence and financial modeling on prospective investments. He has prepared a number of research briefs, beginning with his work for a dean of the university's undergraduate school of business and continuing to the present with blockchain technology, on which he has authored several white papers.