Catherine Coley, the CEO of Binance.US, and Yoni Assia, the CEO of eToro, have found their names on the top 40 list under the finance section, each holding the top 40 people under the age of 40, putting a total of 200 individuals on the list across all sectors (technology, politics, healthcare, and media made up the other sections).
It has been reported that a number of individuals deemed as most influential for 2020, listing 40 different names across five separate sectors.
However, Binance.US serves as the United States’ regulatory-friendly crypto trading option under exchange powerhouse Binance, whereas eToro gives investors and traders access to crypto and mainstream financial products, depending on their geographic location.
Diogo Mónica, the President and Co-founder of cryptocurrency custody platform Anchorage, also made the list in the finance category, alongside Chainalysis co-founder Jonathan Levin, and TD Ameritrade head of digital assets and distributed ledger technology, Sunayna Tuteja.
Likewise, Adam White, the President of Bakkt, took the number one spot on the finance list.
Thus, Bakkt, under the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), has made a splash in the crypto space over the last year by offering mainstream players additional Bitcoin trading products, including futures and options.