Satoshi Nakamoto is the mysterious creator of Bitcoin and the author of the original Bitcoin white paper. His identity is unknown, as he is only known by this pseudonym. He has been involved in the Bitcoin project since its inception in 2008, and has contributed to the development of the protocol and software. He is also believed to have mined the first few blocks on the Bitcoin network. To date, no one has been able to prove who Satoshi Nakamoto is, thus making him one of the most enigmatic figures in the world of cryptocurrency.