The young heart meets here, chasing dreams with wisdom and sweat
Chris Lee CEO
Chris is a seasoned capital market professional with banking, investment and public companies' operational experience. He is also a FinTech and Digital Payment technology specialist. Selected by analysts, Chris was the Best Hong Kong Executive by AsiaMoney and the Best CFO of tech hardware of APAC excl. Japan by Institutional Investor in 2015 and 2016 respectively. Chris also holds the professional qualifications of Australian Chartered Accountant, Hong Kong CPA and FRM of the United States.
Tim Byun CRO
Tim is the luckiest guy in the world and proof that you can teach anyone. After 16 years as a bank examiner for the Federal Reserve and the FDIC, 5 years at Visa, and 2 years at BitPay, he loves the promising potential of digital tokens like Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ether and many more being developed in the future. Tim believes these tokens are an alternative asset class that enables responsible speculation, investing and/or diversification into non-money, non-fiat, non-government backed value.
Jack C. Liu CSO
Before OKEx, Jack worked at Barlays in Equity Derivatives in Hong Kong and co-founded a startup in Silicon Valley. Jack co-founded OKLink, a cross-border blockchain settllement network. He is a die-hard San Antonio Spurs fan and when he is not working, Jack can be found on the basketball court or at the driving range.
Lennix LaiFinancial Market Director
Lennix brought with him with over a decade of experiences in financial industry specialized on high-frequency trading, DMA (Direct Market Access), asset management, front-to-back trading operation, risk management, and compliance. Prior to joining OKEx, Lennix worked in JP Morgan and AIG and was the Responsible Officer of CASH Financial Services Group (00510.HK) who held full accountability on supervising regulatory activities defined by SFC. Lennix also managed a team of DMA specialists servicing global hedge funds, HFT, and quantitative CTAs, while also handling relationship with global major exchanges.
Justin LeungInternational Business Operations Manager
Justin brought with him with over 7 years of experiences in project management, operations and cofounding startups. Justin was the founder of 2 successful startups, a service on- demand application and an e-commerce promoting healthy lifestyle across Southeast Asia. Prior to those, Justin was the regional operations manager at Citibank APAC. Justin holds an MBA from the University of Wales, a LLB from the University of London and a BA from the University of Alberta.