Meet Crypto Czar And FinTech Entrepreneur Alex Alexandrov
Alex Alexandrov was born in Ukraine and moved to Canada at a young where he started a bitcoin mining venture around 2012. Back then, the Bitcoin (BTC) price was around $4. He later discovered crypto payment processor CoinPayments, which had several dozen merchants on its platform. Alex and his then partner Jason Butcher bought CoinPayments in 2013. Since then, CoinPayments saw explosive growth with a transaction volume of more than $2 billion a month, 115,000 merchants, and three million users.