Roger Ver is an early adopter of Bitcoin and several cryptocurrency related projects, including Ripple, bitcoin.com, blockchain.com, z.cash, and Kraken. He is sometimes referred to as “Bitcoin Jesus” by the community and is a large proponent of Bitcoin Cash. He was also one of the original five founders of the Bitcoin Foundation along with Mark Karpelès and Gavin Andresen.
Ver was the strongest proponent of increasing Bitcoin’s block size during The Block Size Wars and eventually lead the hard fork which became Bitcoin Cash.
Roger Ver in the News
Interviews With Roger Ver
- 2022-12-02: Roger Ver Interview - Bitcoin Cash vs Bitcoin, Future of Crypto, FTX, Ripple, Privacy Coins & CBDCs
- 2020-07-31: Pomp Podcast #351: Roger Ver on Personal Freedom and the Early Days of Bitcoin
Roger Ver FAQ
What’s Roger Ver’s net worth?
Estimated at $400-500 million USD.
What did Roger Ver do before crypto?
Ver was the CEO of MemoryDealers.com from 1999 to 2012.
Where is Roger Ver now?
Roger Ver currently lives in St. Kitts and Nevis. He has been repeatedly denied visas to the US due to concerns he intends to remain (illegally).