Pieter Wuille
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Co-founder of Blockstream & Bitcoin Core developer

Pieter Wuille

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Co-founder of Blockstream & Bitcoin Core developer

Pieter has been one of the most active Bitcoin Core developers. He is responsible for some of Bitcoin’s most recognizable upgrades, including the Segregated Witness scaling solution.

Age
(around) 40 years old
Citizenship
Belgium
Participation
Blockstream, Co-founder
Bech32, Co-creator
Bitcoin Core, Developer
  • PhD in Computer Science from the University of Leuven, Belgium.
  • Worked in Switzerland​ as an engineer for Google​.
  • Speaks Dutch, English, French.
  • Together with Greg Maxwell created bech32, an encoding scheme, improvement over the original base58check encoding used in Bitcoin.

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  • investinblockchain.com
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If you guys want proof Bitcoin is real, send them to me, I'll cash them out and feed homeless people.