List of Leading Billion Dollar Companies using Blockchain

List of 50 Billion Dollar Companies (and their Key Leaders) Who are Using Blockchain Technology

List of leading blockchain using companies

Introducing Blockchain 50

With assistance from industry consultants and other experts, Forbes’ team of reporters and editors identified more than 100 big companies actively exploring blockchain through industry consortiums and other proprietary projects. This new list features 50 — with minimum revenues or valuations of $1 billion, and U.S. operations — that are currently leading the way in adapting decentralized ledgers to their operating needs.

  1. Allianz SE - Germany
    Blockchain platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, Corda
    Key leader: Robert Crozier, head of Allianz’s Global Blockchain Centre of Competence
  2. Amazon - Seattle
    Blockchain platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, Ethereum (later in 2019)
    Key leader: Rahul Pathak, general manager of Amazon Managed Blockchain at AWS
  3. Anheuser-Busch InBev - Leuven, Belgium
    Blockchain platforms: Ethereum, Corda
    Key leader: Tassilo Festetics, VP of global solutions
  4. Ant Financial, Hangzhou- China
    Blockchain Platforms: Ant Blockchain
    Key leader: Geoff Jiang, VP of Ant Financial
  5. BBVA-Bilbao, Spain
    Blockchain platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, Corda, public Ethereum
    Key leader: Carlos Kuchkovsky, CTO, new digital business
  6. Bitfury- Amsterdam
    Blockchain platforms: Exonum, Bitcoin
    Key leadership: Valery Vavilov, CEO and cofounder
  7. BNP Paribas- Paris
    Blockchain platforms: Corda, Hyperledger Fabric, Ethereum
    Key leader: Jacques Levet, head of transaction banking for Europe, Middle East and Africa
  8. BP PLC- London
    Blockchain platforms: Ethereum, Cardano, Quorum
    Key leader: Julian Gray, technology director, Digital Innovation Organization
  9. Broadridge- New York City
    Blockchain platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, DAML, Quorum
    Key leader: Michael Tae, head of strategy
  10. Bumble Bee Foods- San Diego
    Blockchain platform: Multichain
    Key leader: Tony Costa, CIO
  11. Cargill- Wayzata, Minnesota
    Blockchain platforms: Hyperledger Sawtooth, Hyperledger Grid
    Key leader: Keith Narr, VP, Cargill Digital Labs
  12. Ciox Health- Alpharetta, Ga
    Blockchain platform: Ethereum
    Key leader: Florian Quarre, chief digital officer
  13. Citigroup- New York City
    Blockchain platform: Ethereum
    Key leader: Puneet Singhvi, managing director
  14. Coinbase- San Francisco
    Blockchain platforms: Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP, Lumen
    Key leader: Brian Armstrong, CEO; his Coinbase holdings make him a billionaire
  15. Comcast- Philadelphia
    Blockchain platforms: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric, Quorum
    Key leader: Gil Beyda, managing director, Comcast Ventures
  16. CVS Health- Woonsocket, RI
    Blockchain platforms: IBM Blockchain, Hyperledger Indy, Hyperledger Sawtooth
    Key leader: Claus Torp Jensen, CTO of both CVS and Aetna
  17. The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation- Jersey City
    Blockchain platform: Axcore
    Key leader: Rob Palatnick, chief technology architect
  18. Facebook- Menlo Park, CA
    Blockchain platforms: Unknown
    Key leader: David Marcus, blockchain lead
  19. Fidelity- Boston
    Blockchain platforms: Bitcoin, Ethereum
    Key leader: Tom Jessop, president, Fidelity Digital Assets
  20. Foxconn- Taipei, Taiwan
    Blockchain platform: Ethereum
    Key leader: Jack Lee, founding managing partner of venture arm HCM Capital
  21. Golden State Foods- Irvine, CA
    Blockchain platform: IBM Blockchain
    Key Executives: Bob Wolpert, chief strategy and innovation officer
  22. Google- Mountain View, CA
    Blockchain platforms: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum Classic, Litecoin, Zcash, Dogecoin, Dash
    Key leader: Allen Day, science advocate
  23. HPE- San Jose, CA
    Blockchain platforms: Corda, Ethereum, Quorum, Sia, Hyperledger Fabric
    Key leader: Raphael Davison, worldwide director of blockchain
  24. HTC- Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Blockchain platforms: Bitcoin, Ethereum
    Key leader: Phil Chen, decentralized chief officer
  25. IBM- Amsterdam
    Blockchain platforms: Corda, Quorum, Hyperledger Fabric, Hyperledger Indy
    Key leader: Mariana Gomez de la Villa, program director of distributed ledger technology
  26. ING- Amsterdam
    Blockchain platforms: Corda, Quorum, Hyperledger Fabric, Hyperledger Indy
    Key leader: Mariana Gomez de la Villa, program director of distributed ledger technology
  27. Intel- Santa Clara, CA
    Blockchain platforms: Corda, Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric, Hyperledger Sawtooth
    Key leader: Michael Reed, director, blockchain program
  28. JPMorgan Chase- New York City
    Blockchain platform: Quorum
    Key leader: Christine Moy, blockchain lead
  29. Maersk- Copenhagen
    Blockchain platforms: IBM Blockchain, Corda
    Key leader: Michael J. White, head of TradeLens
  30. Mastercard- Purchase, NY
    Blockchain platform: Its own platform, built from scratch.
    Key leader: Ken Moore, EVP and head of Mastercard Labs
  31. MetLife- New York City
    Blockchain platform: InsureChain built on Ethereum
    Key leader: Zia Zaman, CIO of MetLife Asia
  32. Microsoft- Redmond, WA
    Blockchain platforms: Ethereum, Parity, Quorum, Corda, Hyperledger Fabric
    Key leader: Mark Russinovich, CTO of Microsoft Azure
  33. Nasdaq- New York City
    Blockchain platforms: Symbiont, Corda, Hyperledger Fabric
    Key leader: Johan Toll, head of digital assets, market technology
  34. Nestle- Vevey, Switzerland
    Blockchain platform: IBM Blockchain
    Key leader: Benjamin Dubois, manager of digital transformation
  35. Northern Trust- Chicago
    Blockchain platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, Ethereum
    Key leader: Justin Chapman, head of market advocacy and research
  36. Oracle- Redwood Shores, CA
    Blockchain platform: Oracle Blockchain Platform
    Key leader: Frank Xiong, group vice president, Blockchain Development Platform
  37. Overstock- Midvale, UT
    Blockchain platforms: Bitcoin, Ethereum, RVN, Florin
    Key leader: Patrick Byrne, founder and CEO of Overstock
  38. PNC- Pittsburgh
    Blockchain platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, DAML, Corda, Ripple
    Key leader: J. Christopher Ward, EVP and head of Treasury product management
  39. Ripple- San Francisco
    Blockchain platform: XRP Ledger
    Key leader: Brad Garlinghouse, CEO
  40. Samsung- Seoul
    Blockchain platforms: Nexledger, Ethereum
    Key leader: Jeanie Hong, SVP and head of Blockchain Center
  41. Santander- Madrid
    Blockchain platforms: RippleNet, Hyperledger Fabric
    Key leader: María de la Concepción de Monteverde, director of the Blockchain Center of Excellence
  42. SAP SE- Walldorf, Germany
    Blockchain platform: Hyperledger Fabric, MultiChain, Quorum
    Key leader: Raimund Gross, chief innovation strategist, Blockchain
  43. Seagate Technology- Cupertino, CA
    Blockchain platform: Hyperledger Fabric
    Key leader: Manuel Offenberg, managing technologist and data security research lead
  44. Siemens- Munich
    Blockchain platforms: Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric, Corda
    Key leader: Bernd Rosauer, head of research, Technology Field IT Platforms
  45. Signature Bank- New York City
    Blockchain platform: A private, Ethereum-based blockchain
    Key leader: Frank Santora, senior vice president and director of digital asset solutions
  46. State Farm- Bloomington, IL
    Blockchain platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, Corda, Quorum
    Key leader: Mike Fields, innovation executive at State Farm RED Labs
  47. UBS- Zurich
    Blockchain platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, Ethereum, Quorum, Corda
    Key leader: Sam Chadwick, head of blockchain
  48. Visa- San Francisco
    Blockchain platform: Hyperledger Fabric .
    Key leader: Kevin Phalen, global head of business solutions
  49. VMware- Palo Alto, CA
    Blockchain platforms: Project Concord, a new blockchain, which supports multiple frameworks such as Ethereum
    Key leader: Mike DiPetrillo, senior director, Blockchain
  50. Walmart- Bentonville, AR
    Blockchain platform: Hyperledger Fabric
    Key leader: Karl Bedwell, senior director, Global Business Services & Technology

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