Chief Scientist and Researcher
Vitalik Buterin is the inventor and co-creator of Ethereum. After discovering blockchain technology in 2011, Vitalik co-founded Bitcoin Magazine. In 2013, he authored the Ethereum whitepaper, which outlined a vision of a generalized framework for hosting decentralized applications and contracts. Today, he serves as chief scientist and as a researcher with the Ethereum Foundation.
The platform’s purposeful evolution