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 by some of the most notable blockchain players, traditional Venture Capitalists, and executives from some of China’s largest technology companies.
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 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 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.
Systems engineer. He has 5 years experience in blockchain technology and 16 years experience in server administration, linux development. His blockchain experience has allowed him to take part conferences and meetings all over the world with medium and large companies. Miguel has developed block explorers & mining pools among many proof of concepts blockchain platforms and tools over the years.
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.
Baiqiang studied theoretical mechanics at Peking University and has worked for several software companies including Cheetah Mobile.
Qi Weiyu graduated from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, and worked at DiDi as a senior software engineer before join Qtum.
CodeFace is an iOS developer, product manager, and a student at Anhui Univesity. CodeFace was previously an intern at Tencent.
Huaming received his master’s degree at the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. Huaming has developed algorithm and protocol stacks for wireless networks, including 4G LTE and MANET. He has also been studying blockchain technology since to study blockchain technology 2015.
Wenbin Zhong graduated from Chinese Academy of Sciences, Masters of Information and Communication System. He is proficient in C/C ++ programming on Linux, GDB debugging, familiar with data structures and algorithms, has JAVA/Shell/Tcl knowledge and experience, and 4 years of experience in large-scale software development. Wenbin has known Bitcoin since 2013 and has even mined cryptocurrency.
Howard is the author of “Deep Dive Into Ethereum Virtual Machine”, a book dissecting the inner workings of Solidity and Ethereum. He is currently the Lead DApp Platform Engineer for Qtum, developing tools and libraries to create decentralized applications. Howard has 10 years of product and engineering experience in the startup world, and is passionate about building products that counter the centralizing tendencies of the old web.
David's interest in Bitcoin and blockchain tech started in 2013. He has previously worked on several startups and has interned at Nasdaq. He recently completed his master's thesis in distributed systems at Lund University.
Stella is one of the early marketing and public relations practitioners in blockchain industry. In 2014, she worked as senior marketing manager for DACx and ZAFED. Before joining Qtum, Stella served as the marketing director for ChainB.
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.
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.
Focused on blockchain product design for years. Advanced Designer worked for Alibaba, Metersbonwe, in responsibility of product designing, and lead UI/UX design work for multiple products.
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.
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Founder of KuaiDi
CEO at OKCoin
Blockchain Evangelist and Angel Backer
Jen Advisors Ethereum Hong Kong Meetup
Partner at ZhongWo Investment
Cofounder of Augur EIR at Blockchain Capital
Founder of Ethereum CEO at JAXX Wallet
Co-Founder of Bloq, Founding Partner Tally Capital
Jeffrey is a veteran investor with over 40 years’ experience. Jeffrey started his career trading options and futures on the CBOE, CBOT and the CME while studying as an undergraduate and graduate at The University of Chicago in 1971. Later he served at Salomon Brothers, and National Bank of Detroit as Senior Financial Economist and as its youngest Senior Officer of the bank. After that he opened his own venture capital company specializing in all areas of technology, created a hedge fund to manage his personal wealth, also invested in distressed and bankrupt companies, precipitating changes in the operations of the enterprises and the restructuring of their balance sheet. His background in trading, quantitative research and venture investment has given him great insight as an angel investor. As an angel investor, his extensive portfolio includes Uber and Airb&b. In addition to the sharing economy, his notable investments have been in bank transactions, lending platforms, Bitcoin and Blockchain, biomedical, human genome project, payment systems and biotechnology.
Qtum is one of the most internationalized and professional blockchain teams in the world. As the most influential project in the world, we now have members from 10 different countries/regions.