Amir Chetrit

Amir Chetrit is one of the co-founders of Ethereum. He is a US-Israeli national who studied computer science but left before completing his degree. His early career involved dabbling in real estate before his involvement in the space. [1]


After dropping out of his computer science degree, Amir Chetrit worked in real estate before 2008. Like many future founders, he questioned the conventional financial system. [1]

At the time, Chetrit was involved with an Israeli startup called Colored Coins, which aimed to manage real-world assets as tokens on the . After meeting in a Bitcoin business conference in Amsterdam, Vitalik invited him to join the Ethereum project in December 2013. [1][3]


In June 2014, during a meeting with the Ethereum developers, he agreed to step down while retaining his status as a co-founder. [2]

Chetrit has shown a strong interest in blockchain technology, supporting various projects in the industry. However, he prefers to maintain a low profile, avoiding the limelight and public attention. [2]

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