Roger Ver
Roger Ver

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Name: Roger Ver
Occupation: Entrepreneur
Gender: Male
Birth Day: January 27, 1979
Age: 41
Country: United States
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

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Roger Ver

Roger Ver was born on January 27, 1979 in United States (41 years old). Roger Ver is an Entrepreneur, zodiac sign: Aquarius. Find out Roger Vernet worth 2020, salary 2020 detail bellow.

Trivia

He has been featured on WSJ, NY Times, and Forbes. He has amassed over 10,000 followers to his Instagram page. 

Net Worth

Net Worth 2020

Undisclosed

Salary 2020

Not known

Before Fame

He has a degree in computer science.

Biography Timeline

2000

He was the CEO of MemoryDealers.com from 1999 until 2012. In 2000, he attempted to enter politics by running for California State Assembly as a candidate for the Libertarian Party.

2002

In 2002, Ver pleaded guilty to selling explosives without a license, illegally storing explosives, and mailing the explosives. Ver bought 49 pounds of "Pest Control Report 2000" explosives, sold at least 14 pounds of them as large firecrackers on eBay, stored the explosives in a residential apartment building, and mailed them to customers via the U.S. Postal Service. He was sentenced to 10 months in federal prison.

2005

Ver was born in San Jose, California. He attended Valley Christian High School. He then attended De Anza College for a year, dropping out to pursue his business interests. He identifies as a libertarian, an anarcho-capitalist, peace advocate, and an advocate for individualism and voluntaryism. He moved to Japan in 2005 after serving a 10-month prison sentence for illegally selling explosives.

2011

Ver began investing in bitcoin in early 2011. The first investment he made was for Charlie Shrem’s Bitinstant. Ver's investment allowed the company to hire a designer and another programmer. He invested over a million dollars into new bitcoin related startups including Ripple, Blockchain.info, Bitpay and Kraken. In 2011, Ver's company Memorydealers was the first to accept bitcoin as payment. His early advocacy for bitcoin earned him the moniker of Bitcoin Jesus. He has been a prominent supporter of bitcoin adoption and saw bitcoin as a means to promote economic freedom.

2012

In 2012, Ver was organizing bitcoin meetups in Sunnyvale. He is one of five founders of the Bitcoin Foundation. Ver wants bitcoin to rival major fiat currencies.

2013

In late 2013, Ver donated more than $1 million worth of bitcoin to the Foundation for Economic Education.

2014

Ver renounced his United States citizenship in 2014 after he became a citizen of Saint Kitts and Nevis. In 2015, he was denied a visa to reenter the United States by the U.S. Embassy in Barbados, which claimed that he had not sufficiently proven ties outside of the United States that would motivate him to leave at the end of his visit, causing fears he might become an illegal immigrant. Later in the same year his visa was approved by the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo, and he visited the United States in June 2016 to speak at a conference in Denver, Colorado. Ver's name was published in the 2018 Q1 Quarterly Publication of Individuals Who Have Chosen to Expatriate. In 2019 Ver was denied a visa to travel to Australia.

2016

According to an interview he gave in 2016, Ver describes Brazilian jiu-jitsu as one of his major passions in life. Ver can be seen in videos competing in BJJ world championships and has achieved the rank of brown belt.

2018

In 2018 he was ranked number 36 in Fortune's The Ledger 40 under 40 for transforming business at the leading edge of finance and technology.

2020

Ver served as CEO of Bitcoin.com until 1 August 2019, at which point he transitioned to Executive Chairman. Fortune Magazine in early 2020 referred to Roger Ver as the co-creator of Bitcoin Cash.

Family Life

Roger was born and raised in the United States.

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Currently, Roger Ver is 42 years, 3 months and 12 days old. Roger Ver will celebrate 43rd birthday on a Thursday 27th of January 2022. Below we countdown to Roger Ver upcoming birthday.

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