TEAM

FOUNDATION COUNCIL

Adel Shahin

Adel has over 10 years experience ranging from founding startups to managing departments in public corporations. Adel has a vast range of operational and leadership skills having successfully raised multiple angel rounds for his startup, Parrot Analytics, as well as working as a core member for an IPO in Australia. His most recent experience is as marketing head for an innovative payments software provider in Australia. Adel is an avid supporter of charitable and community projects and has established various trusts in New Zealand. Adel holds a BBIM majoring in Information Management & Accounting from the University of Auckland.

CORE A.I. TECHNICAL CONSULTANTS

Qing Zhong, Gao

Qing Zhong has many years of experience in strategic planning in the IT and CT industry, including at Huawei. He was responsible for an incubator center and is an angel investor in several well-known blockchain projects. Master’s degree in computer science from Shanghai Jiaotong University, majoring in artificial intelligence.

Jun, Liu

Jun was previously a Chief Architect in big data and artificial intelligence business. He has completed a number of large technology projects in a wide range of industries including fintech, big data and A.I. and previously worked for Tencent, specifically in data mining and analysis. Master degree from Shanghai Jiaotong University, majoring in artificial intelligence.

Lin Lin, Li

Lin Lin is an A.I. expert, specialized in natural language processing and has completed a number of A.I. projects including the ‘contract text semantic understanding’ and other projects. Previously worked at Microsoft’s Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Germany’s DFKI Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and Baidu’s Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. Obtained a Doctorate Degree from Saarland University in Germany, majoring in artificial intelligence.

CORE BLOCKCHAIN TECHNICAL CONSULTANTS

Denny (Xiao Yin) Wang

Denny is a blockchain technology expert and one of the core developers of the BitShares 1.0 software, Ethereum Enterprise Alliance China representative, senior developer in Ethereum community with a wealth of experience in Virtual Machine development. Recent research focuses on state channel and cross-chain implementation. Graduated from Nanjing University, majoring in Mathematics.

Xiao Dong, Qian

Xiao Dong is a blockchain technology expert, full stack developer, as well as a bitcoin enthusiast who has been involved in development work of various projects since 2011, specialized in Graphene-based blockchain technology and EVM based smart contracts. Graduated from Shanghai Jiaotong University, majoring in International Trade.

Roger Pottier

Roger has a Master's degree in parallel and distributed computing from ENSEIRB-MATMECA. With more than 5 years of international working experience and experience in various computer science fields, research and development for NoSQL database design, full stack web developer and DevOps.

CORE OPERATION CONSULTANTS

Ray Wang

Ray has over 10 years’ IT operation experience in various industries. Prior to ATN, Ray worked at BTCC as a senior manager for the operation of IT infrastructure, wallet, crypto-crypto exchanges and other products. Organizer of Shanghai Bitcoin/Blockchain Meetup and Shanghai Blockchain Developers Community.

Bin, Liu

Bin graduated from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics with a Ph.D. in investment economics. Long term engagement in financial research for Shanghai Decision Making Advisory Board, focusing on financial technology, blockchain and artificial intelligence development.

CORE MARKETING CONSULTANTS

Hope Fan

Hope has several years of research, marketing, and BD experience across various industries in both Canada and China, and is adept at bridging relationships across cultures. He was first initiated into the world of blockchain via a FinTech startup in Shanghai, after which he was then responsible for growing the international presence of China's first-ever bitcoin exchange, BTCC. Hope also has experience building an e-commerce business from scratch and managing all aspects of business operations.

Caroline

Caroline has been responsible for a variety of event planning, organized diversified lines of onsite events to help achieve marketing campaign goals. Specialized in promotion execution of internet KOL and e-sports events, has rich experience in marketing management. Graduated from Shanghai Normal University, majoring in management.

Chaniece Brackeen

Chaniece previously worked in international social media management and PR at a major international exchange. It was there that she became immersed in the blockchain and digital assets field. She was responsible for brand building and promotion of exchanges, and cloud mining services targeted at an international audience, as well as networking with journalists and venture capitalists. She majored in Chinese Studies and Language at Davidson College.

ADVISORS

Pin Pin, Zhu

Pin Pin Zhu is the founder and CEO of Xiaoi. A recognized expert and innovator in the field of A.I. with several patented applications.

Zhou Dong, Ji

Blockchain expert, Deputy Secretary of the Blockchain Forum for the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

Shi Xin, Chen

Co-founder and COO of Ahaschool, Master’s degree in Computer Science from SJTU. 18 years’ experience in internet startups, strategic planning, operation, product management, and technology areas.

Song, Li

Co-founder and CTO of Seattle-based Sky Science and Technology, white hat hacker. In his 15-year career, Li Song is committed to the study of large-scale software and internet systems, including compilers, virtual machines and global-scale web services.

Hai Wu, He

iExec Co-founder, blockchain entrepreneur and researcher; Ph.D. Professor at the Computer Network Information Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

INVESTORS

INBlockchain

Co-founded by Xiao Lai, Li and Laomao, focused on the incubation of blockchain-related projects.

QTUM Foundation

QTUM Foundation

Long Qing Capital

Long Qing Capital

iExec Foundation

iExec Foundation

YOYOW Foundation

YOYOW Foundation

Jia Ling, Liu (bitcrab)

Famous for being one of the earliest Chinese blockchain evangelist and investor; founding member of BitAngelsClub. Early investor in BitShares and Ethereum; committee member of BitShares.

Eric Gu

Founder of Metaverse, Bitcoin Lifetime Member, CEO of ViewFin.

Qiang Liu

BitShares evangelist, founder of HelloBTS community, founder of YOYOW project.

Feng, Han

Tutor of iCenter, Qing Hua University; Secretary of Asia DACA Blockchain Association; well-known blockchain evangelist.

Dr. Huang Butian

Founder and CEO of Yunphant; PhD degree from Zhejiang University. Has more than 10 years of R&D experience; member of IEEE, ACM, and China Computer Society.

In addition to this, there are many other early investors whom have not been listed, including public-listed company principals, traditional VC partners, corporate executives, crypto community KOLs, and blockchain technology experts and investors.