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Gavin Wood: CWO & Founder of
Parity Technologies

Gavin Wood
Gav Wood

Gavin began originating blockchain technology as co-founder and CTO of Ethereum.

He invented fundamental components of the blockchain industry, including Solidity, Proof-of-Authority consensus, and Whisper.

At Parity, Gavin currently leads innovation on Substrate and Polkadot.

He coined the term Web 3.0 in 2014 and serves as President of Web3 Foundation.


“In the future, trusting an institution with our interests will be as archaic a concept as reckoning on an abacus is today.”

—Gavin Wood

Gavin Wood
Gav Wood at TEDx Vienna

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