Most Influential Blockchain Engineer


The people who have done the most to grow and advance Blockchain technology over the past 12 months.

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  • David Vorick

    David is the lead engineer of Sia - a decentralized cloud storage platform that has been live without downtime since 2015 - and co-founder of Obelisk, a mining hardware company that built two generations of cryptocurrency miners. David is considered by many to be the world expert on Proof-of-Work mining and game theory. Recently, David built and launched Skynet, which allows for decentralized CDN at performance comparable to Amazon Web Services.

  • Nicole Zhu

    Nicole Zhu is an engineer at Parity Technologies. She works on Substrate, an open-source blockchain framework that enables anyone easily build a blockchain customized for their specific use case.

  • Pieter Wuille

    Pieter Wuille is a Belgian core-tech engineer and founder of Blockstream known for his improvements to Bitcoin like BIP 66, libsecp256k1, and Segregated Witness. With over 1,000 code contributions to the Bitcoin core software, Wuille has been called the "Chuck Norris of Bitcoin" by his peers.

  • Scott Fleckenstein

    Senior Engineer at Stellar Development Foundation

  • Eric Winer

    Employee #2 of Gemini, wrote most of early code, grew the team from 1 to 60

  • Lucky Henry

    Africa Regional Ambassador, Blockchain Engineer, Waves Platform

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