Leaderboard - The 100 Most Influential Blockchain People - Week 17

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(1) Profile Image Don Tapscott

Media theorist, author (new book is Blockchain Revolution - co-authored with my son Alex Tapscott) Hammond B3 player, Adjunct Professor

100 2.

(2) Profile Image Marc Andreessen

“I don’t mean you’re all going to be happy. You’ll be unhappy – but in new, exciting and important ways.” – Edwin Land

99 3.

(3) Profile Image Gilles Babinet

Digital Champion @ France European Commission ; entrepreneur- bigdata, blockchain, #AI, Educ @captain_Dash ex. Chairman at @cnnum @africa4tech #JamaisSansElles

98 4.

(4) Profile Image Jim Marous

Co-publisher of The Financial Brand and the owner and publisher of the Digital Banking Report.

97 5.

(6) Profile Image Thomas Power

#AI #Blockchain #Ethereum #FinTech #IoT #RegTech #SaaS #SocialMedia BoD @9spokes @digentre @savortex @tbusinesscafe @teamblockchain msg @whatsapp +447875695012

96 6.

(5) Profile Image Vinny Lingham

Shark on @MnetSharkTank. Co-founder : @Gyft, @SiliconCape. Born in South Africa. Lives in California. CEO of Blockchain Identity Startup @CivicKey.

95 7.

(7) Profile Image Michael Kitces

One nerd's perspective on the financial planning & #FinTech world...

94 8.

(8) Profile Image Bruce Porter Jr.

American #Entrepreneur, athlete, globetrotter living in #Washington #DC @EmmeGirls COO @GlobalBoost CEO. #Blockchain $BSTY #Gold #ModelBuzz #veterans

93 9.

(9) Profile Image Dinis Guardia

CEO Founder author @humaniq_co @intelligenthq @museonics @blockchainage @HedgeThink @tradersdna @ztudium CDO @invstreams #blockchain #ideas #unbanked #Fintech

92 10.

(10) Profile Image Warren Whitlock

Influencer in health, business, tech, blockchain, solar, social media marketing. Futurist, Advisor, Author and friend

91 11.

(11) Profile Image Brett King

Founder/CEO of Moven, Bestselling Author, Radio Show Host, Innovator of the Year

90 12.

(12) Profile Image Christine Lu

Impact Investor • Black Coffee Only • ENFP

89 13.

(13) Profile Image Roger Ver

World's first Investor in Bitcoin startups including https://t.co/by6ZmukKd4, https://t.co/dTLdWRhiXj, https://t.co/PLTxag4smR, BitPay, Kraken, Purse.io & interested in Voluntaryism

88 14.

(14) Profile Image Sydes Jokes

We don't stop laughing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop laughing.

87 15.

(15) Profile Image Oliver Bussmann

Global FinTech Executive, Advisor, Keynote #Speaker and Blogger. Top 10 #FinTech #Blockchain Influencer.

86 16.

(16) Profile Image Sebastian Meunier

I help FIs transform their businesses through innovation #Fintech #Insurtech #Regtech

85 17.

(17) Profile Image Charlie Lee

Creator of Litecoin. Cryptocurrency Enthusiast. Director of Engineering at Coinbase.

84 18.

(21) Profile Image Nigel Walsh

Partner @Deloitte. #Insurance Mentor @sbcInsurance #FinTech #InsurTech @princestrust sponsor. Husband, Dad, Cycling, Running

83 19.

(25) Profile Image Erik Voorhees

Toward peace, markets, and Bitcoin. CEO of ShapeShift. Blog at https://t.co/NWtf7N3O6u

82 20.

(23) Profile Image Vitalik Buterin

See https://t.co/iBNSW4KCSO

81 21.

(18) Profile Image Emin Gün Sirer

Prof @Cornell, co-director @ https://t.co/hzEhWhTa3j, system builder. Passionate about Dist Sys, OSes, Blockchains, NoSQL, and Bitcoin.

80 22.

(19) Profile Image Tuur Demeester

Economist & investor, Editor in Chief at Adamant Research

79 23.

(24) Profile Image Mark Van Rijmenam

Founder @Datafloq | Author: Think Bigger - https://t.co/0J8bfgORE0 | Speaker | Global #BigData and Blockchain Influencer | AI | Investor | PhD Candidate

78 24.

(39) Profile Image Daniel

Writer @yahoofinance: sports business; tech; media; #dfs; bitcoin. rabbit holes. @fortunemagazine alum. Boston fan. hate mail: [email protected]

77 25.

(28) Profile Image Florian Graillot

VC investor @AXAVentures | #Startup, #VC, #FinTech, #InsurTech, #Blockchain, #AI | #AXA | Formerly @Newfund @BCGinFrance

76 26.

(20) Profile Image Brian Forde

Sr Lecturer @MIT Bitcoin & Blockchain Former Sr Tech Advisor @WhiteHouse Nicaraguan Phone Company Founder Returned @PeaceCorps Volunteer Karaoke scares me

75 27.

(27) Profile Image Simon Cocking

@Irish_TechNews Senior editor #1 Irish techsite https://t.co/aCRIMdXAgD @sundaybusiness @IrishTimes @SouthernStarIRL #blockchain #FinTech #startups

74 28.

(29) Profile Image David G.W. Birch

Opinions are my own (I think) and presented in my capacity as an interested member of the general public.

73 29.

(33) Profile Image Bill Sullivan

Global Head #FinancialServices Mrkt Intellig @Capgemini; #Fintech #FinServ #Banking #InsurTech insights (#WRBR16 #WIR16 #WWR2016 #WFTR17) #Finserv25 Avid golfer

72 30.

(30) Profile Image David M. Brear

71 31.

(26) Profile Image Eileen Burbidge

Early-stage tech VC and recovering work- and tech- aholic. Online identity full circle: Eileen Tso, Eileen Broch, Eileen Burbidge

70 32.

(36) Profile Image Tiff Hayden

The next Governor of Michigan 2018 #Libertarian @LPMI At-Large Director #Fintech #Bitcoin

69 33.

(31) Profile Image Neira Jones

Advisor| Speaker| Payments| Innovation| Fintech| Security http://linkedin.com/in/neirajones http://neirajones.blogspot.co.uk/ https://plus.google.com/+NeiraJones

68 34.

(35) Profile Image Safaraz Ali

Founder of #Pathway2Grow: Business #Networking Group. CEO of @PathwayGroup

67 35.

(32) Profile Image Sunny Ray

Co-Founder @Unocoin; our backers @DCGco @BoostVC @FundersClub @BankToTheFuture @BTC_Capital @ahVentures @HBV_HuiyinGroup @FuturePVC @MumbaiAngels @BlumeVentures

66 36.

(37) Profile Image Chris Skinner

Always looking ahead

65 37.

(34) Profile Image Nick Szabo

Blockchain, cryptocurrency, and smart contracts pioneer. (RT/Fav/Follow does not imply endorsement). Blog: http://t.co/4Kr3OJmRUN

64 38.

(38) Profile Image Jeff Garzik

Husband, father, builder, co-founder @BloqInc, proud son of a USMC F-4 pilot.

63 39.

(40) Profile Image Christophe Langlois

SOCIAL media business, COGNITIVE collaboration analytics, DIGITAL marketing innovation, REVIEWER, SPEAKER #fintech #insurtech #futureofwork #hr #ai IBM my views

62 40.

(42) Profile Image Jose Pagliery

@CNN investigative reporter ⚔bad guys, bad money ⚔ Author of *Bitcoin and the Future of Money* ⚔ PGP: https://t.co/P1F6OpRNq2

61 41.

(44) Profile Image Brian Armstrong

Co-founder & CEO at @Coinbase. Building an open financial system for the world. Engineers, try our coding challenge: https://t.co/cqErefYP23

60 42.

(52) Profile Image Simon Taylor

How to fix a bank in 100 days author and fintech networker. Behind the scenes in the barclays accelerator.

59 43.

(43) Profile Image Devie Mohan

Top 10 #FinTech influencer. Keynote Speaker on fintech innovation. Member @fintechmafia. CEO @burnmark_. Traveller, experimentalist. #Retinoblastoma fighter

58 44.

(47) Profile Image Ross Gerber

Co-Founder & CEO, Investment Advisor. Stock market investor #Fintech app: https://t.co/FpDEbFc6bf Disclaimer - https://t.co/cVYjHeE9XP

57 45.

(45) Profile Image Antonio Selas

Lawyer (Partner) lecturer/speaker: Top50 #Blockchain Global influencer; #Antitrust #Cryptocurrency #FinTech #InsurTech #IP #Patents #Payments #PSD2 #RegTech #TM

56 46.

(46) Profile Image Takashi Mochizuki

Wall Street Journal technology reporter in Tokyo. Contact: [email protected]

55 47.

(22) Profile Image Alexander Tapscott

Jetlag is for wimps.

54 48.

(41) Profile Image Gavin Andresen

Husband, father, geek.

53 49.

(49) Profile Image Duena Blomstrom

#FinTech #CX #DigitalExperience specialist, #LinkedInTopVoice 2016, #FinServ25 Creator of #EmotionalBanking, Uncomfortably opinionated writer, Speaker, Investor

52 50.

(48) Profile Image Diana Biggs

Working at the intersection of finance & tech (fin. inclusion, digital currency)

51 51.

(50) Profile Image Ben Brabyn

Head of @Level39CW supporting #fintech #cyber #smartcities #IOT in #London and internationally

50 52.

(69) Profile Image Barry Silbert

Founder/CEO of @DCGco, parent of @GrayscaleInvest (@BitcoinTrust @EthereumTrust) @GenesisTrading @CoinDesk & investor in +90 cos, $BTC, $ETC, $ZEC

49 53.

(51) Profile Image Jon Matonis

Economist. Founding Director at Bitcoin Foundation

48 54.

(53) Profile Image Vincent Boucher 

#Leader in #ArtificialIntelligence SOLVING Humanity’s Toughest Challenges. #AI #DeepLearning #MtlAI #SuperIntelligence | Founder of @Montreal_AI and @Quebec_AI

47 55.

(65) Profile Image Anna Irrera

Fintech correspondent @Reuters | Lots of fintech, blockchain + other marvelous things| [email protected] | https://t.co/ChxvC5mc4R

46 56.

(55) Profile Image Steve Tunstall

Inzsure.com #Risk #Insurance #insurtech http://sg.linkedin.com/in/stevetunstall

45 57.

(57) Profile Image Preston J. Byrne

COO @MonaxHQ. Marmot superfan.

44 58.

(54) Profile Image Nasir Zubairi

CEO @The_LHoFT. Luxembourg House of Financial Technology. #Fintech #Blockchain #FinTech40

43 59.

(56) Profile Image William Mougayar

Author, The Business Blockchain. Investor, Virtual Capital Ventures. Founder, Startup Management. Mentor, Entrepreneur, Speaker, Thought Leader.

42 60.

(66) Profile Image Balaji Srinivasan

CEO (https://t.co/0QvHTpfNWj) and Board Partner (@a16z). I hear this Bitcoin thing might be kind of a big deal. You can reach me at https://t.co/oKDxG8c4nX.

41 61.

(59) Profile Image Michael Terpin

#founder #transformgroup, #bitcoin #blockchain, @coinagenda, @marketeeria @Marketwired, @thebitangels, @socialradius; #wine/#cheese/#bacon lover, #tothemoon

40 62.

(62) Profile Image Paul Vigna

Markets, bitcoin, and the zombie apocalypse.

39 63.

(63) Profile Image Nick Bilodeau

Financial services exec passionate about marketing, innovation & strategy. Top 5 most followed #fintech persons on Twitter. Views are my own, not my employer's.

38 64.

(60) Profile Image Anthony Di Iorio

Doing my part to create and unite the decentralized world. CEO & Founder Decentral & Jaxx, Co-founder Ethereum.

37 65.

(58) Profile Image Anthony Watson

#Founder & #CEO #UpholdBank. #LGBT Equality & Human Rights Seeker. #Chair @UKLabour Business Council. Tweets Represent My Personal Views Only.

36 66.

(61) Profile Image Laura

@Forbes contributor covering Bitcoin, Ethereum, cryptocurrency, blockchain, fintech; Unchained podcast host; co-lead reporter of the Forbes Fintech 50; #binder

35 67.

(67) Profile Image Gary Nuttall

London-based #InsTech & #Fintech enthusiast. Founder of http://www.distlytics.com. #Blockchain enthusiast

34 68.

(64) Profile Image Sir Mark Walport

Tweets from the UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser and the Government Office for Science. Most tweets by officials. Direct quotes will be signed ‘SMW’.

33 69.

(77) Profile Image Michael Gastauer

Entrepreneur, Investor, Philanthropist

32 70.

(68) Profile Image Michael Casey

Immigrant. Blockchain nerd @MediaLab. Former @WSJ columnist. Author of 4 books. Latest, The Social Organism, co-authored with @revilopark

31 71.

(71) Profile Image Nicolas Cary

President & Co-Founder @blockchain and Chairman & Co-Founder @YouthBusinessUS | https://t.co/OAulroUx3u opinions my own. Run. Read. Fish. Explore. Smile. Learn.

30 72.

(73) Profile Image Jackson Palmer

Marketer and data geek at @Adobe by day. Coder and producer by night. Creator of @dogecoin / @gifbase / @noisedotsupply | Opinions my own, etc.

29 73.

(70) Profile Image Hansjörg Leichsenring

Blogger, Author, Keynote Speaker, Manager and Consultant for Banking,

28 74.

(74) Profile Image Lisa Gansky

entrepreneur. serial instigator. int'l speaker. Tech + shared access 4 economic transformation.Time 2 share value - new models! #SocialOS #Blockchain

27 75.

(72) Profile Image Michael Parsons

Blockchain/Digital Currency Advisor & Presenter | Chartered Accountant & Banking professional

26 76.

(84) Profile Image Susanne Chishti

CEO @FINTECHcircle @FINTECHTours, Co-Founder @TheFINTECHBook @WealthTECHBook @InsurTECH_Book & FINTECH Circle Innovate @FTCinnovate Conference Speaker

25 77.

(76) Profile Image Micha Lekawael

Global #IT #Sourcing Specialist #FinTech #Java #AngularJS #Scala @ ING • Entrepreneur • Founder FlowboardingTeamEurope • Sponsor Flowboarding Championships

24 78.

(75) Profile Image Ismail Malik

Founder @BlockchainLab | Smart Contracts for the Internet of Everything #BleStack #Blockchain #SocialTrading #Ledgers #Gamification #ValueWeb #Sidechains

23 79.

(82) Profile Image Fred Ehrsam

Previously co-founder @Coinbase, trader @GoldmanSachs, computer science @DukeU.

22 80.

(78) Profile Image Kristian T. Sorensen

Founding partner @Norfico, the first agency in the Nordics combining strategic advisory services with professional communication focusing on #fintech

21 81.

(79) Profile Image John Gentry

Bitcoin Enthusiast, Philanthropist, Adventurist, Writer, Co-Founder of ExploreTraveler.com

20 82.

(80) Profile Image Wences Cesares

CEO, Xapo

19 83.

(81) Profile Image Perianne Boring

Founder & President @ChamberDigital, Blockchain Advocate, Policy Wonk, @Forbes Contributor

18 84.

(83) Profile Image Manoj Sugathan

#techtweets from #fintech #leader. RT and autotweet are not endorsements. #followback Top 50 FinTech Influencers in Singapore

17 85.

(88) Profile Image Scarlett Sieber

Passionate about #fintech #womenempowerment #startups #VC CIO @OpusBank Prev SVP Digital @BBVA Contributor @ https://t.co/agvAxRj89A

16 86.

(86) Profile Image Emily Spaven

Editor @TechCityNews. Former managing editor @CoinDesk & contributor @Forbes. [email protected] employee. Interested in all tech, bitcoin and blockchain.

15 87.

(89) Profile Image Richard Gendal Brown

Executive Architect for Innovation in Banking and Financial Markets at IBM UK

14 88.

(85) Profile Image Tony Gallippi

Co-founder and Executive Chairman of BitPay, Inc.

13 89.

(90) Profile Image Daniel Easterbrook

I work primarily with financial services firms and banks to improve digital experiences.

12 90.

(91) Profile Image Dan Morehead

CEO of @PanteraCapital -- the investment firm focused exclusively on digital currency and blockchain tech -- and Chairman of @Bitstamp. #Bitcoin & #blockchain.

11 91.

(92) Profile Image Richard Kastelein

Blockchain News Publisher, Innovation Specialist, Speaker, Writer, Full Stack Marketer, Event Designer

10 92.

(87) Profile Image Nathaniel Popper

writing about technology and finance for @nytimes; author of Digital Gold; contact me at [email protected]; pgp: 59C5F58A9FDC6CF4


(93) Profile Image Patrick M. Byrne

Founder and CEO of https://t.co/mSROD0xVZR, advocate of personal freedom, access to quality education and fairness in capital markets.


(94) Profile Image George Samman

Blog at https://t.co/VzMhAZpRng. Blockchain advisor and consultant. Former Co-founder @magnr To know me is to love me. Don't know me? Let me buy you a drink.


(95) Profile Image Claire Cockerton

CEO of Plexal, Founder of ENTIQ & Innovate Finance, Co-Creator of Level39, Techbiker - Loves IoT, FinTech, Smart Cities, Design & Boldness in humans


(96) Profile Image Michael Mainelli

scientist financier trying to promote societal advance through better finance and technology


(97) Profile Image Janina Lowisz

Bringing Bitcoin & blockchain technology to everyday consumers. CMO @CashaaLtd (@Auxesisgroup) #teamblockchain


(98) Profile Image Chris Larsen

Co-founder & Executive Chairman of Ripple


(99) Profile Image Melanie Swan

The brain as a DAC, potentiation as a demurrage currency. Philosopher, futurist, entrepreneur, trader, traveler, blockchain researcher, information theorist


(100) Profile Image Tim Draper

Founder of @DFJvc, @drapervc, @Draper_U, @IYS_Org.

This article originally appeared at: https://www.rise.global/top-fintech-people.

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