Brian Armstrong of Coinbase, Sam Bankman-Fried of FTX and Zhao Changpeng of Binance have topped a Chinese language rating of blockchain billionaires.
In keeping with Hurun Report’s 2020 Global Rich List, launched Tuesday, there are 17 blockchain billionaires – people whose wealth is predominantly derived from cryptocurrency exchanges, traders or miners – 11 of whom had been new additions in 2020.
Brian Armstrong CEO of Coinbase heads the listing with a said internet value of $11.5 billion forward of the crypto change’s public itemizing anticipated to be valued at $100 billion.
CEO of FTX Sam Bankman-Fried ($10 billion), and CEO of Binance Zhao Changpeng ($8 billion) comply with in second and third locations.
Different notable entries embody the Winklevoss twins tied in seventh place ($2.8 billion) and Michael Saylor, co-founder of MicroStrategy, ($2.4 billion) who shares ninth place with Matthew Roszak, co-founder of Bloq.
Conspicuous by his absence, Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto must high the listing with an estimated wealth of $50 billion, although can’t be included as his id shouldn’t be recognized, Hurun mentioned.
This determine would actually win Nakamoto a spot within the high 25 of Hurun’s total Wealthy Listing, headed by Tesla CEO and crypto tweeter Elon Musk ($197 billion), Amazon founder Jess Bezos ($189 billion) and LVMH CEO Bernard Arnault ($114 billion).