Veteran Blockchain Entrepreneur and Technical Expert. Standing Director at Blockchain Application Research Center of China. Graduated from University of Science and Technology of China and the Institute of Software. Chinese Academy of Sciences. Former Senior Architect of JD.com. Co-founder of Coinport. Engineering Director of Meituan Dianping. Extensive experience with distributed systems and high concurrency systems.
Seasoned Wall Street Professional. Graduated with a B.A. from Dartmouth College and an MBA from New York University. Previously held roles as a Structured Product Trading Strategist at Goldman Sachs and Vice President of Two Sigma's high-frequency platform and Business Innovation & Growth group.
Senior Technical Specialist. Graduated from University of Science and Technology of China and Fudan University. Former HP Tech Lead. Former IBM Senior Architect and Product Manager. 10 years of experience working with high concurrency systems at multinational firms. Certified Scrum expert and Project Management Professional.
Luke is a digital entrepreneur hailing from Seoul and Tokyo, currently based in California. Formerly, he was the Business Development Manager at City Innovate Foundation and SuperPublic CoLab at United Nations Plaza. He also held positions as Head of US Relations at European Innovation Academy and Director of Strategic Partnerships at Gateway Accelerator and VC. He is also a Co-founder of Startup Grind Berkeley, 3 Day Startup Berkeley, and Paladin Partners. Most recently, Luke worked on a crypto-asset fund and ICO for a Swiss asset management firm, while also channeling efforts into a tech accelerator for a South Korean startup. He holds a B.A. Bachelor of Art's degree in the Political Economy of Europe from University of California, Berkeley.
Chris is a seasoned practitioner in the blockchain industry. He has extensive experience in investing, business development, and business operations. He is the former Director of US Operations at GBiB. Chris has also worked for ZGC Capital, serving as an investment manager. His responsibilities at Zhongguancun Development Group were tied to and Silicon Valley incubator operations. Additionally, Chris has worked for a Wall Street-based incubator, taking a position with the Business Development and Investment team. Chris has a Master of Engineering degree from Lehigh University, with a focus Industrial Engineering.
AAda has previously worked in Tencent and JD and has over 5 years of experience in Machine Learning Algorithm Development and Big Data analytics.
Eric has previously worked with top IT firms in China, including Baidu. He is an expert in back-end services and data system development. He has experience with system architecture, designing systems that can process over 20,000 queries per second. Eric has also formerly led an engineering team of 15+ members, so he has management experience as well.
Hannah has 2 years of experience in Development testing, partaking in projects that designed testing frameworks. She also has 2 years of experience in back-end storage system testing and is familiar with the Gluster File System. Hannah has formerly cooperated with military-related enterprises, evoking knowledge on how to manage both data security and encrypted storage fields.
Zack graduated from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications with a Master's Degree. He has over 4 years of experience working with IT products and has worked for prestigious firms, the likes of DiDi and Baidu. There he was in charge of managing applications with millions of daily active users (DAU).
Lola is an experienced financial specialist who has worked for Deloitte as an investment manager dealing with private equity funds. She has also taken responsibility of managing TMT projects in the past. Lola's interdisciplinary background is highlighted by her Master's Degree in Finance from Xi'an Jiaotong University and her Bachelor of Science degree from Dalian University of Technology. Her focus was in Software Engineering.
Tony has over 6 years of experience working in the Product Operations field. He has previously worked for Meituan-Dianping and Tencent, handling products gross merchandise values of over 100 million active users. Tony is a truly seasoned project manager, responsible for leading many innovative projects.
Cassie has 5 years of experience implementing marketing strategies for business operations. She has previously worked in both the finance and technology sectors, respectively.
Flanke has 3 years of experience studying brand operations and has previously worked for iHeima and Xiangshang Finance.
3 years of experience in operation and risk management, previously worked for Sina Finance and Youfenqi as a data specialist.
Layla has 5 years of design experience including brand, app, and website design.
Miya has 3 years of experience working on User Interface design and has participated in several industrial IT projects.Miya formerly worked at a large state-owned enterprise, serving as a Chief Designer.
Seasoned blockchain entrepreneur. Graduated from China University of Science and Technology and Arizona State University. Founder of Loopring, former Google America Tech Lead, Co-founder and VP of Yun Yun Wang, Senior Research and Development Director at JD.com, and Co-Founder of Coinport.
Senior blockchain practitioner, investor. LinkVC Capital Partners, former CMO of F2pool , former business officer of Huobi.
Veteran investor. Graduated from Harvard Business School. Partner of Zhizi Blockchain Investment Fund. Adjust professor of SPACE China business school at Hong Kong University. 20+ years’ experience as senior technical manager at Global 500 companies. Started many technology startups.
Michael is a founder, writer, and community builder. He's the founding partner of Truth Cartel, a marketing & product agency distributing emerging technologies. Michael was Editor in Chief at Startup Grind, and now serves as Director of the Startup Grind SF and OneSalon communities. His written work includes two books on living and working in Asia, and columns in Inc and Fortune.