With thanks to our user community and more than 6,000 responses, we are glad to announce the results of the 2020 Most Influential Poll!
As both the DeFi wave in summer 2020 and the institutional investments and interests towards the end of the year both had significant impact on the market, we surveyed our users and asked which event they thought had a larger impact on the cryptocurrency market — more responses indicated that the institutional investments and interests had a larger impact.
Most Influential Person in Crypto: 2020
Based on our poll for most influential, Vitalik Buterin is the most influential person in cryptocurrency in 2020! With the development of Ethereum 2.0, the ETH price surge and Ethereum’s heavy involvement in the DeFi summer, Vitalik Buterin plays an important role in pushing, not only Ethereum, but the whole cryptocurrency space forward.
Here are the rest of the top 10 most influential people, by alphabetical order:
Most Influential Entrepreneurs in Crypto: 2020
Here are the top three most influential people in the Entrepreneur & Business Leaders category, by alphabetical order:
Most Influential Finance Leaders in Crypto: 2020
Here are the top three most influential people in the Investment & Finance Leaders category, by alphabetical order:
Most Influential Tech Leaders in Crypto: 2020
Here are the top three most influential people in the Technology Leaders category, by alphabetical order:
Because of insufficient responses for the Media & Journalists category, we are not able to publish the results.
For the most influential project poll, in the next few weeks we will be reaching out to the top projects voted by our community for partnerships and content.
That concludes the CoinMarketCap 2020 Most Influential Poll, many thanks again to our community and your continuous support. We will definitely continue to improve our polling methods and be back for your voices!