The world’s richest cryptocurrency billionaire CZ comes to Vietnam, expressing “I Love Pho”
The cryptocurrency billionaire with a fortune of $96 billion came to Hanoi to meet with leaders of Vietnamese ministries and technology circles. The program is part of a series of events coordinated by the Vietnam Blockchain Association.
One of the highlights of CZ’s visit to Vietnam this time is that Binance announced a cooperation in research exchange, Blockchain technology application and human resource training in Vietnam and internationally through the Vietnam Blockchain Association.
At the Vietnam NFT Summit event taking place on June 4, 2022 at Melia Hanoi Hotel, CZ will participate in dialogue sessions with the Vietnamese Blockchain technology community, sharing views on the future of technology in the process of global digital transformation, Vietnam’s opportunities in the new wave of technology. In addition, the CEO of Binance will also have many exchange activities with the growing business community and blockchain application in Vietnam.
Billionaire CZ was born in 1977, is a Chinese-Canadian. He graduated in information technology from McGill University, worked at the Tokyo Stock Exchange, then moved to Bloomberg LP – a financial subsidiary of Bloomberg.
During this time, CZ realized “how money flows through computer systems and never took his eyes off the financial sector”.
In 2013, CZ first learned about Bitcoin, after reading about the white paper he decided to sell all his assets to invest. Not long after, CZ’s investment lost 70%, but he quickly realized that cryptocurrencies were the place where he could use all the financial market experience he had accumulated to build his fortune. Karma.
Before founding Binance in July 2017, CZ was a member of the development team Blockchain.info and held the position of CTO of OKCoin – the world’s 2nd largest cryptocurrency exchange at that time. During Binance’s Initial Coin Offering (ICO), CZ raised $15 million. Six months after its establishment, Binance became the number one exchange in the world with about 6 million registered users.
Today, Binance has become the world’s leading blockchain ecosystem with a wide range of activities. In 2021, Changpeng Zhao joined the billionaire club with a fortune equivalent to $96 billion, according to Bloomberg.
“I don’t care about money, properties or rankings. I will give 99% of my fortune to charity when I die“, Changpeng Zhao said.
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