Rob Viglione


Rob Viglione, Co-Founder of Horizen, is a former physicist, mercenary mathematician, and military veteran with experience in satellite radar, space launch vehicles, and combat support intelligence. Contributions within the crypto space include being part of Zclassic’s core team, support to the Bitshares project, heading up BlockPay’s U.S. & Canada Ambassador program,and consulting for Bitgate. He’s currently a PhD Candidate in Finance at the University of South Carolina researching cryptofinance and teaching “Bitcoin & Blockchain Applications in Finance.” Rob holds an MBA in Finance & Marketing and the PMP certification. He is a passionate libertarian who advocates peace, freedom, and respect for individual life.