70% of those who made Forbes ’30 Under 30′ 2021 list are from the crypto industry

Not only will 2021 be remembered for record cryptocurrency prices and eye-watering valuations for blockchain businesses, but also for a new influx of talent into the rapidly expanding sector.

Interestingly, 70% of Forbes magazine’s 30 Under 30 came from the cryptocurrency space with 21 blockchain pioneers and innovators on the list, almost double the number from last year.

The list is made up of a diverse group of individuals, including programmers, artists, media executives, and venture capitalists who are working together to build out and invest in the next generation of the worldwide web, developing novel non-fungible tokens, pioneer crypto philanthropy, and disrupt global finance using technology made popular by Bitcoin.

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