Most Influential 2021: Mark Cuban


When “Shark Tank” character Mark Cuban sees the potential in one thing, he’s keen to place up huge. This 12 months the emergent world of decentralized finance (DeFi) acquired a lift of legitimacy (and capital) when the Dallas Mavericks basketball workforce proprietor mentioned DeFi represented an actual problem to and development on the normal banking system. Like all of us, the billionaire investor has been studying as he goes – typically resulting in embarrassing public slip-ups. But Cuban isn’t afraid to tackle a little bit threat, even playing together with his hard-earned road cred by calling for coherent crypto regulation.