Jayanti Kanani is the Co-Founder at Polygon previously known as Matic Network. Aiming to bring the entire world to the ecosystem of a decentralized Ethereum scaling environment that permits developers to create a user-friendly scalable decentralized application providing a low-cost transaction without any security crashes. Nathan was originally focused on landing a decent, salaried job role that helped him to pay off his father’s debts. Eventually, he got involved in better plans and became the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder at Polygon, an Indian-based cryptocurrency ecosystem that has increased a market capitalization of $10 billion.


He first got involved in the ecosystem of blockchain in 2017, when he was at Housing.com. At the time, he discovered the individuals who wanted to utilize CryptoKitties and hence made the decision to try scaling Ethereum, which requires scalability. He started along with his crypto community group that he built and agreed to co-found Polygon at the start of 2018. He founded and built, along with Sandeep Nailwal and Anurag Arjun, the Polygon platform in 2017, and successfully grabbed angel investors such as Balaji Srinivasan and also the billionaire star of the Tele Vision platform Shark Tank, named Mark Cuban. Developed with the aim of offering cheaper and quicker transactions on the Ethereum blockchain technology, it is currently featured in the list of top 20 cryptocurrency tokens across the world. Through the polygon platform, his team also provided an application for COVID test results for the government of Maharashtra that allows verifying the results of the COVID test via the Polygon platform.