Pi Network has made a lot of history within just few days of it’s reported listing on exchanges without the consent of the Core Team. Top on the list of Pi Network’s trends this new year (2023) is the spike on the price of Pi on the Atlantis Exchange platform where the coin skyrocketed to it’s highest value ($35,000) which represented a +37400% surge.
Barely two days after Pi Coin made history by outperforming the world’s leading cryptos, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Binance (BNB) and Solana, here comes another anticipated rating.
Nicolas Kokkalis is one of the Pi Network’s founders, he has just been rated third on the list of top 5 Blockchain founders (2023).
Here is the list of top five Blockchain founders in 2023
1. Vitalik Buterin
One of the co-founders of Bitcoin Magazine, Vitalik Buterin is also the architect of Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap. With the aid of Gavin Wood and Joseph Lubin, Vitalik started working on Ethereum in 2015 in order to build a blockchain network that allows decentralized applications (DApps).
2. CZ Binance
CZ launched Binance in July 2017 following a $15 million ICO, and the exchange has since been consistently one of the top exchanges globally. CZ himself is a well-known public figure in crypto, with a February 2018 Forbes cover, wearing a black hoodie with the hood raised, like a regular guy who looks nothing like someone worth $1.4 billion.
3. Nicolas Kokkalis
Nicolas Kokkalis — Is currently a Postdoctoral Scholar in Computer Science at Stanford University where he does research in Social Computing and is currently teaching a course on Designing Decentralized Applications on Blockchain. Nicolas Kokkalis is the creator of Pi Network which has is been listed recently on many business
4. Justin Sun
Justin Sun is the founder of TRON, supporter of BitTorrent, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Grenada to the WTO, supporter of BitTorrent, advocator and practitioner of blockchain, NFT and the metaverse.
Supporter of BitTorrent, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Grenada to the WTO, advocator, and practitioner of blockchain and the metaverse.
5. Charles Hoskinson
Charles Hoskinson is a Colorado-based technology entrepreneur and mathematician. He attended Metropolitan State University of Denver and University of Colorado Boulder to study analytic number theory before moving into cryptography through industry exposure.
His professional experience includes founding three cryptocurrency-related start-ups – Invictus Innovations, Ethereum and IOHK – and he has held a variety of posts in both the public and private sectors. He was the founding chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation’s education committee and established the Cryptocurrency Research Group in 201
His current projects focus on educating people about cryptocurrency, being an evangelist for decentralization and making cryptographic tools easier to use for the mainstream. This includes leading the research, design and development of Cardano, a third-generation cryptocurrency that launched in September 2017.3.