Hayden Adams is founder of Uniswap, one of the most widely used decentralized applications built on Ethereum and it is currently the world leading DeFi DEX. Prior to Uniswap, Adams was an engineer at Siemens. He graduated from Stony Brook University with a bachelor in engineering in 2016.
- Launched V2 of Uniswap - Launched UNI token and its airdrop - In Sep 2020, Uniswap recorded monthly volumne of $15.3 billion, surpassing Coinbase
Quote: On Aug 30 2020 - the first time Uniswap surpassed Coinbase Pro in daily trading volume, he tweeted: “Wow, Uniswap 24hr trading volume is higher than Coinbase for the first time ever. Uniswap: $426M, Coinbase: $348M Hard to express with how crazy this is.”