Founder and CEO

Cole Kennelly

Cole Kennelly is the Founder & CEO of Volmex Labs, builder of Volmex (, leader in crypto volatility indices and volatility products. Volmex’s flagship BVIV and EVIV Indices gauge crypto implied volatility and measure the constant, 30-day expected volatility of Bitcoin and Ethereum respectively. Volmex’s flagship DeFi product is the Volmex perpetual futures exchange protocol, which makes the indices tradable and investable for
hedging, speculating, and diversification. Cole was the second employee and first business hire at Staked (leading staking provider acquired by Kraken in 2021) and the organizer of the DeFi NYC meetup.