Ethereum

ethereum.org

t: @ethereumproject

CEO:  Vitalik Buterin

Co-Founder:  Gavin Wood  

Founded: 2014

Sectors:  Payments - Blockchain 

HQ:  Switzerland

Ethereum’s decentralised blockchain and digital currency Ether are becoming widely used tools for building decentralised apps. In January, R3 announced the completion of a distributed ledger experiment involving eleven of the world’s biggest banks, connected on an R3-managed private peer-to-peer distributed ledger underpinned by Ethereum technology.