Ripple Chairman and Co-founder Chris Larsen has profited so much from the asset’s bull run he could be the world’s richest person.
That’s according to BitFury CEO George Kikvadze, whose made a tweet about Larsen’s likely huge personal wealth gains over the past year.
“At Ripple’s Implied Market Value of $320 bln – Chris Larsen with his 37 percent stake has become the world’s richest person bypassing (Bill Gates) & (Warren Buffett),” Kikvadze noted Wednesday.
BREAKING: At RIPPLE’S Implied Market Value of $320Bln – Chris Larsen with his 37% stake has become the world’s richest person bypassing @BillGates & @WarrenBuffett !!! @CNBC @business @Forbes CONGRATS CHRIS !
— George Kikvadze (@BitfuryGeorge) January 4, 2018
Ripple’s XRP token has delighted investors into 2018 with gains of over 35,000 percent, much of that taking place in the last few months…