A group of young minds pursuing dreams with passion and dedication
Chris is a seasoned capital market professional with decade of experience in banking, investment and public companies. He was conferred the "Best Hong Kong Executive" and the "Best CFO of tech hardware of APAC excl. Japan" by Asia Money 2015 and Institutional Investor 2016 respectively for his exceptional success.
Chris has been leading OKEx since 2017. Being not only a financial expert but also a FinTech and Digital Payment technology specialist, he has brought extensive knowledges and ideas to the team with his strong financial background. He also holds the professional qualifications of Australian Chartered Accountant, Hong Kong CPA and FRM of the United States.
Tim possess decades of experience in Risk and Compliance. He has served as the Chief Risk Officer at Bitpay for 2 years, the head of Anti-Money Laundering/Anti-Terrorist Financing team of Visa for 5 years, and also the Examining Manager of the Unites States Federal Reserve for over 16 years.
Tim is a leading figure in the field of Risk and Compliance. After realising the immense potential in blockchain technology, he set foot in OK Group in 2016 with a deep sense of yearning to help reforming humans financial structure. His expertise helps to ensure OK Group comply with the ever-increasing governance and regulatory demands. He holds a MBA from University of California, Los Angeles.
Head of Operations
Andy is an entrepreneur par excellence. The former CEO of Groupon forayed into many sectors throughout his career including P&L management, sales & marketing, operations and people management with astounding success. His leadership, e-commerce insights and marketing expertise has strengthened the culture of innovation and infused immutable quality in business operations.
Andy currently oversees the entire operations, marketing and public relations of OKEx and OKCoin International. During his highly successful career, he had served as the CEO and a variety of important roles in Groupon Hong Kong, iClick Interactive and Alibaba. He has numerous awards to his credit, including CRM director of the year, bestowed on him for his outstanding achievements in business.
Vice President of Business Development
Jason leads Business Development at OKEx and OKCoin, and is also the co-founder of OKLink.
Prior to joining OK Group, Jason spent 9 years in finance, consulting, and technology, having worked at Barclays Capital in Hong Kong, cfx in New York, and his own start-up in California. Jason obtained his MBA from New York University Stern School of Business and his BA in Economics from Brandeis University.
Financial 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. He now plays a key role in product development, enhancing customer experience and improving the platform.
Prior to joining OKEx, Lennix served 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. He managed a team of DMA specialists servicing global hedge funds, HFT, and quantitative CTAs, while also handling relationship with global major exchanges.
International Business Operations Manager
Justin brought with him with over 7 years of experiences in project management, operations and cofounding start-ups. His role includes active participation in business development, strategy formulation and relationships building.
Justin was the founder of 2 successful start-ups, a service on- demand application and an e-commerce promoting healthy lifestyle across Southeast Asia. Prior to those, he was the regional operations manager at Citibank APAC. He holds an MBA from the University of Wales, a LLB from the University of London and a BA from the University of Alberta.
Jovan is currently responsible for strategic initiatives, partnerships, and business development at OK Group. His strong relations skills, creative and inspiring ideas enabled him to interface very effectively with business partners.
Before joining OK Group, he served in market research and evaluation of SAP, gaining a deep understanding and unique insights on blockchain and distributive ledgers. He personifies wonderfully the core values of OK Group - diligence and tenacity.
As the community manager with international expertise, Andrew is accountable for corporate development and growth of OK Group. He identifies and contact potential partners around the world, help building and expanding the community of OK Group.
Andrew also helps develop other business-related opportunities for the company, such as relationships with financial institutions. He is very adept at forming professional interpersonal connections with individuals and groups. He is also the co-founder of Queens Blockchain Innovation Community.