The Crypto Valley is a Swiss ecosystem for crypto and blockchain technology, established to take advantage of Switzerland’s strengths. Switzerland created the necessary legal certainty for a thriving ecosystem around blockchain and cryptocurrencies thanks to its politics and regulations. Crypto Valley was started by Johann Gevers in 2013, who recognized Switzerland’s ideal environment for building decentralized technologies.
The vision for Crypto Valley is to become a global hub for crypto technologies, similar to Silicon Valley. With the help of various individuals, startups, companies, and government agencies, the Crypto Valley has grown into one of the world’s leading ecosystems for. In 2017, the Crypto Valley Association was established to further develop and promote the ecosystem.