Many cryptocurrency enthusiasts have made millionaires and billionaires. Some pulled the case. But there are those who made their fortune thanks to a successful acquaintance. Now we will talk about three crypto enthusiasts who became millionaires after meeting with Vitalik Buterin. Let me remind you that he is the Creator of Ethereum.
Anthony di Orio
This figure occupies the first line of a kind of TOP-3. In 2012, he decided to organize the Toronto Bitcoin Meetup conference. This event came acne Buterin. Later, di Orio began to actively invest in cryptocurrencies. First of all, he became the first and most important investor of the Ethereum project. In the future, he began to invest in younger, no less promising projects. At the moment, Forbes experts estimate his fortune at $1 billion. In addition, he entered the TOP of the most influential people among specialists in cryptocurrencies.
Fateful acquaintance with Buterin took place in 2013. At that time the guy worked in Goldman Sachs Bank. He was a specialist in the private equity Department. He is currently the owner of ConSensys. It deals with security, audit, consulting and so on.
But his way to his billions, he began during the work of Bank employees. Since 2014, he has been an active investor in Vitalik Buterin's project. At the moment, analysts estimate his fortune at several billion dollars. In particular, the specialists of Forbes talking about $5 billion. That's how in just 5 years, Joseph was able to earn at least a few billion on the ETH coin.
This young programmer is a partner of Vitalik Buterin. This figure is the founder of the IOHK project. Let me remind you that the Cardano coin functions on this platform. It occupies 13-e a place in the TOP 100 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization ($1 468 073 230). Daily sales are $44 437 457. According to preliminary data, the state of the 30-year-old specialist is estimated at $600 million. That is, before his first billion Charles left quite a bit.
Thus, as we can see, sometimes timely acquaintance with the right people can bring very tangible material benefits. Three partners of Buterin became real millionaires and billionaires. And it happened in a relatively small amount of time. Sometimes it is worth risking the last to get the maximum possible benefit!