Faculty & Research

Edward (Coach) Weinhaus

Edward (Coach) Weinhaus

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship

Coach specializes in Cryptocurrency-related opportunities, earning advanced degrees in the subject (pursuing doctoral research in Cryptocurrency and Liberty). Additionally, he coaches businesses from seed stage to growth stage for his portfolio and top entrepreneurship programs. Coach currently teaches at two of the country's most prestigious universities.

Coach serves as Chairman of The Coin Group, a bitcoin and blockchain investment umbrella proprietorship with interests in Media, Financial Services, and Retail operating companies based out of Los Angeles. Coach advises Financial institutions on bitcoin and blockchain related topics through his consultancy.

Coach is a Lecturer at UCLA Anderson School of Management where he teaches from his CoachForged.com framework. University of Chicago Booth appointed Coach Adjunct Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship in 2018 to teach cryptocurrency-related courses. Previously, Coach taught MBA and Undergraduate-level entrepreneurship courses at Washington University's Olin Business School and Pepperdine's Graziadio School of Business and Management.

Coach graduated from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in 1994 with a B.Sc. in economics (First Class degree with Honours) and from Booth with an MBA, concentrations Finance and Entrepreneurship. He will have completed coursework for a J.D. from Washington University in St. Louis and an MSc. in Digital Currency in 2018. Coach is pursuing an LLM and research for a doctorate in Cryptocurrency and Liberty from Washington University in St. Louis.


2018 - 2019 Course Schedule

Number Title Quarter
34304 Cryptocurrency and Blockchain: Markets, Models and Opportunities 2019 (Winter)