FTX CEO Named One of TIME’s Top 100 Influential People of the Year

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Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO of crypto derivatives exchange FTX, has been named one of TIME Magazine’s 100 Influential People of 2022 .

The head of the exchange has been included in the category of “Titans.”

Bankman-Fried has had a significant impact “on the dominance of cryptocurrency over the past couple of years.” 

Among his initiatives, the editors have mentioned the involvement of comedian Larry David to advertise the stock exchange at the February Super Bowl, obtaining the rights to rename the arena of the Miami Heat NBA club, speaking before the US Congress and others.