Blockchain technology is well represented on Forbes’ annual 30-Under-30 list, with four founders and CEOs aged between 25 and 28 featured for their work on crypto finance, blockchain scaling and crypto asset management.
The four are Olaoluwa Osuntokun (25), Nader Al-Naji (26), JB Rubinovitz (26) and Hunter Horsley (28). Lightning Labs co-founder Osuntokun was featured for his work creating a scaling solution for the bitcoin (BTC) blockchain. Al-Naji raised more than $133 million from investors for Basis, a dollar-pegged stablecoin.
Rubinovitz is the co-founder of Bail Bloc, which uses a cryptocurrency mining framework to raise bail for qualified individuals who cannot afford it. Horsley is the CEO of Bitwise Asset Management, which maintains four cryptocurrency indices used by more than 600 multifamily offices. Read more here.