Qtum is a global project that aims to be the bridge between the Bitcoin and Ethereum communities, the real world and blockchain world. Therefore it only makes sense that the Qtum team comes from both the Bitcoin and Ethereum communities as well traditional companies like Baidu, Alibaba, Tencent, NASDAQ and more.

The Qtum Project is proud to be backed some of the most notable blockchain players, traditional Venture Capitalists, and executives from some of China’s largest technology companies.

Patrick Dai

Patrick is graduated from Draper University and dropped out of his doctoral degree from the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Previously employed by Alibaba, and committed to the blockchain technology development, with abundant blockchain industry development experience.

Neil Mahi

Neil has 20 years experience developing software and has four years experience in the blockchain space. Neil has Master’s degree in Business Administration from ISCAE, but later specialized in computer science. Neil was also a professional poker player and speaks four languages.

Jordan Earls

Jordan is a trusted and well-known member of the cryptocurrency community and has been developing software since he was thirteen. Jordan has reviewed over 100 altcoins and identified multiple exploits in coins.

Yunqi "Caspal" Ouyang

Caspal is an experienced web developer and has worked at Baidu. Caspal has more 21 gold medals for Rubik’s cubing 1 record in Asia and 29 records in China. Caspal was ranked #1 for solving a 4×4 & 5×5 blindfolded and ranked #1 for solving a 3×3 Rubik’s cube with his feet in China.

Brett Fincaryk

Brett worked as a Linux System’s administrator from 1999 – 2004 and then worked at a Linux desktop support company from 2005-2014. His blockchain experience started in mid-2013, and met most of the Qtum’s founding members in 2014.

John Scianna

John has been following bitcoin since 2012 and a community member since 2013. John has been a miner, journalist, and has worked for several startups including CoinPip and the DC-based blockchain advocacy group, the Chamber of Digital Commerce.

Alex Dulub

Alex has a 15 years background in software development and 3 years working on blockchain frameworks and business applications, as well as cryptographic protocols and crypto libraries. Alex is also a serial math\programming competition winner. His programming stack includes C\C++, Node.js, Angular.js, React\Redux


Studied in Belarussian State University specializing in informatics and software development. Started working on blockchain projects in 2014 as C++ developer. Took part in numerous custom projects based on bitcoin/bitshares/ethereum.


Anzhy is a professional blockchain developer with 6 years of solid experience backed by a Master's degree in software development and participation in creation of complex blockchain systems and algorithms.


Alexandra has 7 years of experience in web-design. Took part in numerous projects, including web, mobile and desktop applications. Designed various blockchain platforms.

Alex Norta

Alex Norta is an associate professor of informatics at the Large-Scale Systems Groupsof the Institute of Software Systems, Tallinn Technology University,Estonia. He received his PhD degree (2007) from TU-Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

Jun "Codeface" Chen

CodeFace is an iOS Developer, Product Manager, and a student at Anhui Univesity. CodeFace was previously an intern at Tencent.

Xiaolong "Stephen" Xu

Stephen got Master's degree from Chinese Academy of Sciences, and has worked at Microsoft and Tencent developing software.

Baiqiang Dong

Baiqiang studied theoretical mechanics at Peking University and has worked for several software companies including Cheetah Mobile.


Anthony Di Iorio

Founder of Ethereum
CEO at JAXX Wallet

Weixing Chen

Founder of KuaiDi

Jeremy Gardner

Cofounder of Augur
EIR at Blockchain Capital

David Lee Kuo Chuen

Founder of Left Coast, Libai
and Dlee Capital Management

Bo Shen

at FenBuShi Capital

Jehan Chu

Jen Advisors
Ethereum Hong Kong Meetup

Qingzhong Gao

Director of HuaWei
Strategic Cooperation

Xu Star

CEO at OKCoin

Lihua Yi

Partner at ZhongWo Investment

Xiaolai Li

Chinese Angel Investor

Roger Ver

First Major Investor in Bitcoin Startups

Matthew Roszak

Co-Founder of Bloq, Founding Partner Tally Capital