Hearings in the Indian Supreme Court have opened a discussion between the crypto space and lawmakers on the tech’s potential in the country.
Sumit Gupta is the co-founder and CEO of CoinDCX, India’s largest cryptocurrency trading platform and liquidity aggregator. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in technology from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. Back in 2014, Sumit saw the potential of leveraging blockchain technology to enable financial inclusion. He actualized this vision by founding CoinDCX, which has grown to become India’s largest cryptocurrency exchange. Prior to establishing CoinDCX, Sumit worked in Tokyo for renowned technology giant Sony, where he served as a software engineer. Sumit also founded ListUp, one of the first e-retailer companies with a location-based app that, under his leadership, grew into a multimillion dollar business within one year.