At Bleeding.Technology we track over 100,000 web 3.0, NFT, DeFi & crypto startups and over 500,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top Canada based CTO’ operating in the Cryptocurrency space. If you think a CTO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected].
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Co-founder and CTO of Bitso
Ben holds a Bachelor of Computer Science and a Master of Advanced Computer Science from the University of Manchester. He has over 18 years of experience in technology and is in charge of Bitso’s platform. Prior to Bitso he co-founded and was the CTO of Petromedia, which was acquired by McGraw Hill Financial in 2015.
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About Bitso: Bitso is a cryptocurrency exchange platform that allows users to buy and sell bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
Founder & CTO of CryptoKitties
CTO and co-creator of CryptoKitties. A proud member of the Axiom Zen family!
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About CryptoKitties, Dapper Labs, Flow Blockchain: CryptoKitties is a game that enables users to collect and breed virtual cats on the blockchain.
Chief Technology Officer of Balance
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About Balance: Balance is the safest way to custody, trade, and manage digital assets.
Co-Founder & CTO of FreeBitcoins.com
Founder and creator of the cryptocurrencies Clamcoin (CLAMS) and Digitbyte. CLAMS and Digitbyte had a market cap that exceeded $1.2 billion USD in 2017. Scott is considered one of the top expert in blockchain technology and cryptocurrency wallets.
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About FreeBitcoins.com: We are a Universal Income Company (UIC).
CTO, Co-Founder of ePIC Blockchain Inc.
Earl is the CTO of ePIC Blockchain. He has 16 years of experience designing and architecting industry leading products that have shipped over 50 million units such as 10 generations of AMD GPUs and 6 generations of game consoles including the new Playstation 5. Under his leadership at ePIC, the team has completed 2 blockchain ASICs featuring industry leading performance and efficiency. Both ASICs are in production based on first silicon (no revisions).
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About ePIC Blockchain Inc.: Blockchain Semiconductors and Systems for Cryptocurrency and Enterprise Applications
CTO, Co-Founder of Source
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About Source: Source is an interoperable data management layer of Web3.
CTO of Peer Ledger
Peter Bodorik is Chief Technology Officer at Peer Ledger. Very detail-oriented and a great team player, he is also a Professor at the Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University where he has held various positions, such as Director of Master of Electronic Commerce, Associate Dean Academic, and Associate Dean Research (Acting). He has published over seventy refereed papers in conference and journal venues with concentration on managing data in distributed systems, in which he focused on efficient mechanisms for transaction management and querying; electronic commerce, with concentration on e-commerce models and bench marking; and privacy with concentration on models and tools to support privacy on the client and server sides. He has received and participated in many grants and awards from NSERC, CFI, and industry. Over eighty graduate students have successfully completed their studies under Dr. Bodorik’s (co)supervision at both the masters and PhD levels. He enjoys working with disruptive technologies, such as blockchain.
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About Peer Ledger: Peer Ledger is the maker of the MIMOSI Blockchain SaaS for traceability and responsible sourcing
Co-Founder and CTO of Atomic Loans
Matthew Black is the Co-Founder and CTO of Atomic Finance.
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About Atomic Loans: Protocol for bitcoin and crypto-backed loans on your terms, without middlemen.