Serge Belamant is the founding patent holder of blockchain technologies. In some quarters he is described as Steve Jobs or Bill Gates of the Republic of South Africa. Serge is an applications and software developer who has made significant innovations in the financial sector. The first blockchain technology to be implemented in the world was courtesy of his innovative mind. It is the innovations that he started making in the 1990s that have brought cryptocurrencies. In the past few years, cryptocurrencies have become a mode of transaction making it possible for people who lack access to banking institutions to access a way of making global transactions.
Serge Belamant was the first tech expert to create a microcontroller that could create an independent transactions ledger that was distributed. The invention of this technology in the financial sector has led to easier and faster processing of financial transactions. Today, banks, private individuals, and governments are able to make financial transactions in a secure environment. View Serge Belamant’s profile at Linkedin.
Blockchain is defined as an electronic ledger that records through cryptography. Every transaction is recorded with transaction data and cryptographic timestamp. The first blockchain technology was developed to bring efficiency, transparency, security, and accuracy of financial data. It was meant to help banks and customers to conduct financial transactions in a secure environment. Serge Belamant was the first innovator to create blockchain applications through smart cards.
Serge Belamant was born in France in 1953. At the age of 14, his family moved to South Africa after his father got a tiling job there. When he was living France, he did not know how to talk in English and this became one of the hurdles that he had to overcome immediately they settled in South Africa. Serge was a bright student as he demonstrated soon after joining high school. He was put in positions of leadership for various departments in his school.
Serge Belamant has managed to build a successful career over the years, and today he is one of the celebrated innovators who has managed to change the financial industry through technological innovations.