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Top List of the 100 Most Influential People in FinTech

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Don Tapscott Profile Image Don Tapscott
Media theorist, author (new book is Blockchain Revolution - co-authored with my son Alex Tapscott) Hammond B3 player, Adjunct Professor
50

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Vitalik Buterin Profile Image Vitalik Buterin
See https://t.co/iBNSW4KCSO
49

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Marc Andreessen Profile Image Marc Andreessen
49

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Gilles Babinet Profile Image Gilles Babinet
Digital Champion @ France European Commission ; entrepreneur- bigdata, blockchain, #AI, Educ @captain_Dash ex. Chairman at @cnnum @africa4tech #JamaisSansElles
48

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Vinny Lingham Profile Image Vinny Lingham
CEO of @CivicKey ($CVC), building global decentralized identity platform. Born in South Africa, lives in Silicon Valley. Founder @Gyft @NewtownPartners
48

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(6)

Michael Mainelli Profile Image Michael Mainelli
scientist financier trying to promote societal advance through better finance and technology
47

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Jim Marous Profile Image Jim Marous
Co-publisher of The Financial Brand and the owner and publisher of the Digital Banking Report.
47

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Brett King Profile Image Brett King
Founder/CEO of Moven, Bestselling Author, Radio Show Host, Innovator of the Year
46

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Charlie Lee Profile Image Charlie Lee
Creator of Litecoin. Cryptocurrency Enthusiast. Director of Engineering at Coinbase.
46

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Erik   Voorhees Profile Image Erik Voorhees
Toward peace, markets, and Bitcoin. CEO of ShapeShift. Blog at https://t.co/NWtf7N3O6u
45

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Sally Eaves Profile Image Sally Eaves
CTO and thought leader in emergent technology, intrapreneurship, online media and navigating digital disruption to sustainably support business success, educational development and social innovation.
45

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Bruce Porter Jr. Profile Image Bruce Porter Jr.
American #Entrepreneur, athlete, globetrotter living in #Washington #DC @EmmeGirls COO @GlobalBoost CEO. #Blockchain $BSTY #Gold #ModelBuzz #veterans
44

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Tuur Demeester Profile Image Tuur Demeester
Economist & investor, Editor in Chief at Adamant Research. Mostly Bitcoin.
44

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Thomas Power Profile Image Thomas Power
#AI #BigData #Bitcoin #Blockchain #CDO #Crypto #Ethereum #FinTech #ICO #PublicSpeaker #SaaS #SocialMedia #Tokenomics Board @9Spokes thomas.power@9spokes.com
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Roger Ver 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
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Michael Kitces Profile Image Michael Kitces
One nerd's perspective on the financial planning & #FinTech world...
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Dinis Guardia Profile Image Dinis Guardia
CEO Founder author #change @intelligenthq @blockchainage @HedgeThink @tradersdna @ztudium @lifescihq #techforgood #blockchain #ideas #Fintech #healthcare
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Mark Lynd Profile Image Mark Lynd
C-level Top 25 Rated Influencer w/ Real-World Experience in #CyberSecurity #Fintech #AI #IoT #BigData #DigitalTransformation & #Blockchain CISSP, ISSAP, ISSMP
41

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Warren Whitlock Profile Image Warren Whitlock
I help businesses grow. Influencer in health, martech, blockchain, ico, solar, lead generation, social media, marketing. Futurist, Advisor, Author and friend
41

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Brian Armstrong 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
40

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William Mougayar Profile Image William Mougayar
Author, The Business Blockchain. Producer, Token Summit. Venture investor & Advisor. Founder, Startup Management. Mentor, Entrepreneur, Speaker. Thought Leader.
40

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Sebastian Meunier Profile Image Sebastian Meunier
I help FIs transform their businesses through innovation #Fintech #Insurtech #Regtech
39

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Nigel Walsh Profile Image Nigel Walsh
Partner @Deloitte. #Insurance Mentor @sbcInsurance #FinTech #InsurTech @princestrust sponsor. Husband, Dad, Cycling, Running
39

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Laura   Shin Profile Image Laura Shin
@Forbes senior editor covering Bitcoin, Ethereum, crypto, ICOs, blockchain; Unchained podcast host; Forbes Fintech 50 co-lead reporter Tips: https://t.co/6FlUj5zHXH
38

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Emin Gün Sirer Profile Image Emin Gün Sirer
Prof @Cornell, co-director @ https://t.co/hzEhWhTa3j, system builder. Passionate about Dist Sys, OSes, Blockchains, NoSQL, and Bitcoin.
38

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Jeff Garzik Profile Image Jeff Garzik
Husband, father, builder, co-founder @BloqInc, proud son of a USMC F-4 pilot.
37

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Bill Sullivan Profile Image Bill Sullivan
Global Head #FinancialServices Mrkt Intellig @Capgemini; #Fintech #FinServ #Banking #InsurTech insights (#WRBR17 #WIR17 #WWR17 #WFTR17) #Finserv25 Avid golfer
37

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Mark Van Rijmenam Profile Image Mark Van Rijmenam
Mark van Rijmenam is founder of dscvr.it and datafloq, an internationally renowned big data and blockchain expert, author and speaker.
36

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Barry Silbert Profile Image Barry Silbert
Founder/CEO of @DCGco, parent of @GrayscaleInvest (@BitcoinTrust @EthereumTrust) @GenesisTrading @CoinDesk & investor in 100+ cos, $BTC, $ETC, $ZEC
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Oliver Bussmann Profile Image Oliver Bussmann
Global FinTech Executive, Advisor, Keynote #Speaker and Blogger. Top 10 #FinTech #Blockchain Influencer.
35

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Daniel   Roberts Profile Image Daniel Roberts
Writer @yahoofinance: sports; tech; media; bitcoin. rabbit holes. host of Sportsbook. @fortunemagazine alum. Boston fan. hate mail: droberts at oath dot com.
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Neira Jones 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
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Prof Bill Buchanan OBE Profile Image Prof Bill Buchanan OBE
FBCS Prof @edinburghnapier Probe edges of science in Cyber/e-Health. Serial innovator/disruptor. Believer fairness, justice & freedom.Crypto Geek. Anti-EU Exit
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Christophe Langlois Profile Image Christophe Langlois
SOCIAL media business, COGNITIVE talent collaboration analytics, DIGITAL marketing innovation, SPEAKER #fintech #growthhacking #cx #hr, REVIEWER, IBM my views
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David M. Brear Profile Image David M. Brear
CEO @11FSTeam
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Simon Taylor Profile Image Simon Taylor
How to fix a bank in 100 days author and fintech networker. Behind the scenes in the barclays accelerator.
32

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Michael Parsons Profile Image Michael Parsons
Blockchain/Digital Currency Advisor & Presenter | Chartered Accountant & Banking professional
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Simon Cocking Profile Image Simon Cocking
Senior editor @Irish_TechNews #1 Irish tech site | Editor in chief @TodayCrypto | #TEDx @sundaybusiness @IrishTimes @SouthernStarIRL #blockchain #FinTech #ICO
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Alejandro De La Torre Profile Image Alejandro De La Torre
VP Business Development @ BTC.com
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Chris Skinner Profile Image Chris Skinner
Always looking ahead
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David G.W. Birch Profile Image David G.W. Birch
In the future, everyone will be famous for 15 megabytes.
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Michael   Terpin Profile Image Michael Terpin
#founder #transformgroup, #bitcoin #blockchain, @coinagenda, @marketeeria @Marketwired, @thebitangels, @socialradius; #wine/#cheese/#bacon lover, #tothemoon
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Sydes Jokes Profile Image Sydes Jokes
We don't stop laughing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop laughing.
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Diana Biggs Profile Image Diana Biggs
Working at the intersection of finance & tech (fin. inclusion, digital currency)
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Tiff Hayden Profile Image Tiff Hayden
Elliptic curves & weapons of math destruction. #Bitcoin #Ripple #xrpthestandard
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Gavin Andresen Profile Image Gavin Andresen
Husband, father, geek.
27

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Christine   Lu Profile Image Christine Lu
Impact Investor • Black Coffee Only • ENFP
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Jon Matonis Profile Image Jon Matonis
Economist. Founding Director at Bitcoin Foundation
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Nick Szabo Profile Image Nick Szabo
Blockchain, cryptocurrency, and smart contracts pioneer. (RT/Fav/Follow does not imply endorsement). Blog: http://t.co/4Kr3OJmRUN
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Antonio Selas Profile Image Antonio Selas
Lawyer (Partner) lecturer/speaker: Top #Blockchain #FinTech #InsurTech & #RegTech influencer; #Antitrust #Cryptocurrency #IP #Patents #Payments #PSD2 #TM
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Alexander Tapscott Profile Image Alexander Tapscott
Jetlag is for wimps
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Fred Ehrsam Profile Image Fred Ehrsam
Crypto, engineering, philosophy, learning to learn. Previously co-founder @Coinbase.
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Ross   Gerber Profile Image Ross Gerber
Co-Founder & #CEO, #InvestmentAdvisor. #Stock market #investor #Fintech app: https://t.co/FpDEbFc6bf #Tech #entertainment Disclaimer - https://t.co/0xjRdd6hu9
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Ben Brabyn Profile Image Ben Brabyn
Head of @Level39CW supporting #fintech #cyber #smartcities #IOT in #London and internationally
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Pierre Tran Profile Image Pierre Tran
Journaliste consultant formateur
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Gary Nuttall Profile Image Gary Nuttall
London-based #InsTech & #Fintech enthusiast. Founder of http://www.distlytics.com. #Blockchain enthusiast
22

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Eileen Burbidge Profile Image Eileen Burbidge
Early-stage tech VC and recovering work- and tech- aholic. Online identity full circle: Eileen Tso, Eileen Broch, Eileen Burbidge
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Nasir Zubairi Profile Image Nasir Zubairi
CEO @The_LHoFT. Luxembourg House of Financial Technology. #Fintech #Blockchain #FinTech40
21

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Safaraz Ali Profile Image Safaraz Ali
Founder of #Pathway2Grow: Business #Networking Group. CEO of @PathwayGroup
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Jackson Palmer Profile Image Jackson Palmer
Product and data geek at @Adobe by day. Creator of @dogecoin, YouTuber (https://t.co/mO8kCAL85P) | Opinions my own, etc.
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Sunny   Ray Profile Image Sunny Ray
Cofounder @Unocoin; our backers: @DCGco @BoostVC @FundersClub @BankToTheFuture @MumbaiAngels @BlumeVentures @HBV_HuiyinGroup @FuturePVC @BTC_Capital @ahVentures
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Nick Bilodeau Profile Image Nick Bilodeau
#Financial services exec passionate about #marketing, #innovation and #strategy. Top 10 most followed #fintech influencers on Twitter. Views are my own.
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Wences Cesares Profile Image Wences Cesares
CEO, Xapo
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Takashi Mochizuki Profile Image Takashi Mochizuki
Tech reporter | The Wall Street Journal | Tokyo | takashi.mochizuki@wsj.com
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Brian Forde Profile Image Brian Forde
Running to represent CA's 45th District to take on the 45th President and up the TQ (technical quotient) of Congress!
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Devie Mohan Profile Image Devie Mohan
Top 10 #FinTech influencer. Keynote Speaker on innovation. Member @fintechmafia. Founder @burnmark_. Writer, traveller, experimentalist. #Retinoblastoma fighter
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Michael Gastauer Profile Image Michael Gastauer
Entrepreneur, Investor, Philanthropist
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Charlotte Halkett Profile Image Charlotte Halkett
MD of #BuzzVault. Shaking up #insurance. Been making #insurtech #instech real for the past 7 years. Ex insurethebox #innovation #actuary #property #telematics
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Michael Casey Profile Image Michael Casey
Blockhain nerd @MediaLab. Chairman Advisory Brd @CoinDesk. Ex-@WSJ columnist. Speaker. Author. The Truth Machine w/ @Paulvigna out Feb: https://t.co/kwDakRt01w
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Varun Mittal Profile Image Varun Mittal
EY #Fintech ASEAN Lead. Alumni Alibaba, Samsung, Gemalto #Regtech #Insurtech #blockchain #ventureCapital, Welcome to #DealDay
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Duena Blomstrom Profile Image Duena Blomstrom
#FinTech #CX specialist, Head of Growth @TemenosMKPL #LinkedInTopVoice 2016, Creator of Emotional BankingTM, Uncomfortably opinionated writer, Speaker, Investor
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Janina Lowisz Profile Image Janina Lowisz
Bringing #Bitcoin & #blockchain technology to everyday consumers. @CashaaLtd (@Auxesisgroup) #teamblockchain
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Anthony Di Iorio Profile Image Anthony Di Iorio
Creating the digital tools that allow you to take control of your life. CEO & Founder Decentral & Jaxx, Co-founder Ethereum.
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Hansjörg Leichsenring Profile Image Hansjörg Leichsenring
Blogger, Author, Keynote Speaker, Manager and Consultant for Banking,
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Tony Gallippi Profile Image Tony Gallippi
Co-founder and Executive Chairman of BitPay, Inc.
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KarlKarlsson Profile Image KarlKarlsson
Community Manager @Waves & Incent Loyalty
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Kumar Gaurav Profile Image Kumar Gaurav
Extra Ordinary (O1) status by U.S. Government for Blockchain expertise. Chairman Auxesis Group, Founder & CEO Cashaa.
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Anne   Connelly Profile Image Anne Connelly
CEO @ixo_foundation | Faculty at @singularityu | Blockchain | Humanitarian
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Vinay Gupta Profile Image Vinay Gupta
Humanitarian turned technocrat. Runs a new deep tech VC. Launched @EthereumProject a $15+bn blockchain. @Hexayurt shelter designer. Read https://t.co/QiIBKKUyRq
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Sir Mark Walport Profile Image Sir Mark Walport
Tweets from the UK's interim Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Professor Chris Whitty, and the Government Office for Science.
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Anthony Watson Profile Image Anthony Watson
#Founder & #CEO #UpholdBank. #LGBT Equality & Human Rights Seeker. #Chair @UKLabour Business Council (Feb'16-Jun'17). Tweets Represent My Personal Views Only.
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Nathaniel Popper Profile Image Nathaniel Popper
writing about technology and finance for @nytimes; author of Digital Gold; nathaniel.popper@nytimes.com; dm me for signal or pgp
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Emily   Spaven Profile Image Emily Spaven
UK News Editor @LinkedIn. Former Editor @uktnofficial (formerly TechCityNews). Ex-@CoinDesk & @Google employee. Interested in tech and business.
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Jose Pagliery Profile Image Jose Pagliery
@CNN investigative reporter ⚔bad guys, bad money ⚔ Author of *Bitcoin and the Future of Money* ⚔ PGP: https://t.co/P1F6OpRNq2
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Micha Lekawael Profile Image Micha Lekawael
Global #IT #Sourcing Specialist #FinTech #Headhunter #ChapterLead TA @ ING •Entrepreneur •Founder •Sponsor of Championships •Sportsman
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David Schwartz Profile Image David Schwartz
Chief Cryptographer at Ripple and one of the original architects of what is now the Ripple Consensus Ledger. Known as "JoelKatz" on many forums.
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(80)

Rob Gill Profile Image Rob Gill
Economist. Trader. Entrepreneur. Investor. Financial Adviser. Fintech & Blockchain Enthusiast. Husband, Father & Arsenal Fan.
7

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Kristian T. Sorensen Profile Image Kristian T. Sorensen
Co-founder @Norfico, the first agency in the Nordics combining strategic advisory with professional communication focusing on #fintech, #regtech & #insurtech
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Susanne Chishti Profile Image Susanne Chishti
CEO @FINTECHcircle @FTC_Institute Co-Founder @TheFINTECHBook @WealthTECHBook @InsurTECH_Book & FINTECH Circle Innovate @FTCinnovate Conference Speaker
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Daniel Easterbrook Profile Image Daniel Easterbrook
I work primarily with financial services firms and banks to improve digital experiences.
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Ismail Malik Profile Image Ismail Malik
Founder @BlockchainLab | Smart Contracts for the Internet of Everything #BleStack #Blockchain #SocialTrading #Ledgers #Gamification #ValueWeb #Sidechains
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Perianne   Boring Profile Image Perianne Boring
Founder & President @ChamberDigital, Blockchain Advocate, Policy Wonk, @Forbes Contributor
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Toni Lane Profile Image Toni Lane
core founder: cultu.re. co-founder: @cointelegraph. faith in humanity, idealistic realist, peace warrior. Empowered Woman.
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Paolo Tasca Profile Image Paolo Tasca
Executive Director of the Centre for Blockchain Technologies at University College London (UCL CBT).
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Alan Wunsche, MBA,CPA,CA,CBP Profile Image Alan Wunsche, MBA,CPA,CA,CBP
Chief Token Officer @TokenFunder & Founder @BlockchainCAN • CEO @LeadingK Digital Innovation • @IveyMBA, CPA • Scotiabank VP (BI, Big Data, Risk), Deloitte, PwC
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Claire Cockerton 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
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Dean Demellweek Profile Image Dean Demellweek
Digital Innovation Strategist Covering Emerging Technologies & Business Model Innovation | Blockchain Tech Thought Leader | Author
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Melanie Swan Profile Image Melanie Swan
The brain as a DAC, potentiation as a demurrage currency. Philosopher, futurist, entrepreneur, trader, traveler, blockchain researcher, information theorist
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Tim Draper Profile Image Tim Draper
Founder of @DFJvc, @drapervc, @Draper_U, @IYS_Org.
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Preston J. Byrne Profile Image Preston J. Byrne
Marmot superfan, English lawyer, blockchain technologist, Fellow @ASI, libertarian.
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Release:
Week 41
Released:
1:54pm - 19th Oct 2017
Score Period:
12th Oct - 19th Oct 2017
Data Sources:
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