Anthony Di Iorio, one of the eight co-founders of Ethereum, decided to sell his company Decentral and leave the cryptocurrency world completely. It is stated that Di Iorio has interests outside of crypto money and wants to focus on these areas in his next life.
Anthony Di Iorio was among the team that founded Ethereum in 2014, along with Vitalik Buterin, Gavin Wood, Charles Hoskinson, Joseph Lubin, and a few others.
Anthony Di Iorio was one of the early adopters of Bitcoin and has been very helpful in funding the development of Ethereum.
Di Iorio founded blockchain startup Decentral in 2014.
Anthony Di Iorio, one of the eight co-founders of Ethereum, plans to sell the software development company Decentral and move away from crypto startups, according to a report published in Bloomberg.
Who is Anthony Di Iorio?
Di Iorio said in a statement on the subject, “I want to be a person who deals with complex problems and diversify my interests, not a crypto currency expert.” said.
Di Iorio hinted that his departure from the industry was in part related to security concerns given the “risk profile” in cryptocurrencies.
Di Iorio said, “I don’t feel safe in this area. If I had focused on bigger problems, I think I would have been safer.” said.
Decentral, which Di Iorio founded in 2014, describes itself as an “innovation center for disruptive and decentralized technologies”. In that sense, it resembles a smaller, Canadian version of Ethereum software development company ConsenSys, which was started by another Ethereum founder, Joseph Lubin. Decentral’s flagship product is the Jaxx Liberty cryptocurrency wallet.
Anthony Di Iorio Is Predicted To Be An Ethereum Billionaire
The exact amount of investment and financial support Di Iorio has made in Ethereum development is unknown. However, Forbes magazine announced that Di Iorio was a “billionaire” in 2018, when the Ethereum price was well below the current $1,900 level.
It is stated that Di Iorio has interests outside of crypto money and wants to focus on these areas in his next life. Referring to his future projects, Di Iorio said, “I will include cryptocurrencies as needed, but it is very rare. Cryptocurrency is a really small percentage of what the world needs.” used the phrases.