Building the payment system of the future, this company coined the financial counterpart to the Internet of Information: the Internet of Value, which is the ability for value to be exchanged as easily as information. Ripple's Chief cryptography officer talks to us on the global blockchain landscape, his favourite use cases and enabling the IoV to effectively democratise finance for years to come.
David Schwartz , Ripple
David Schwartz is Chief Cryptographer at Ripple. David is one of the original architects of the Ripple consensus network. Prior to joining Ripple, David Schwartz was Chief Technical Officer for WebMaster Incorporated, a Santa Clara software developer. He developed encrypted cloud storage and enterprise messaging systems for organizations like CNN and the National Security Agency (NSA). Known as “JoelKatz,” he is a respected voice in the digital currency community.