Vitalik Buterin Net Worth
Vitalik Buterin net worth and salary: Vitalik Buterin is a Russian-Canadian programmer and writer who has a net worth of $100 million. Vitalik Buterin was born in Kolomna, Russia in January 1994. He co-founded the platform Ethereum and Bitcoin Magazine. He learned about bitcoin from his father when he was 17 years old. Buterin won the Thiel Fellowship for $100 thousand before working for Ethereum full time. He wrote articles about bitcoin for five bitcoin each and then he became the co-founder and lead writer for Bitcoin Magazine in 2011. Vitalik Buterin co-created and invented Ethereum which is a "decentralized mining network" and a "software development platform" related to facilitating the creation of new cryptocurrencies and programs sharing a single block chain. In 2014 he won the World Technology Award and he was also named to the Fortune 40 under 40 list in 2016 and the Forbes 30 under 30 list in 2018.
Ether net worth: It is believed that Vitalik currently owns 365,000 Ether. At one point he owned 405,000 Ether. When Ether briefly traded at $1400 in January 2018, Vitalik's paper net worth was $567 million. By February 2018, Ether was trading at $900, which meant Vitalik's 365,000 Ether had a paper net worth of $300 million. By August 2018, the price of Ether dropped to $300, which meant Vitalik's coins were worth around $100 million before taxes.
|Net Worth:||$100 Million|