SHANGHAI, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — More speakers have been added to the line up for the 2014 Internet Finance Innovation CEO Summit (IFICS)—Global Bitcoin Summit (Hong Kong).
Bobby Lee, CEO and co-founder of BTC China
BTC China is the first Bitcoin exchange in China, and now it is one of the leading Bitcoin exchanges worldwide. Bobby started his career in Silicon Valley, as a software engineer at Yahoo!. He then moved to Shanghai, China, where he was the Director of Software Engineering at EMC in China, the CTO of SMG BesTV, the leading IPTV company in China, and also the world’s largest by subscriber base, and most recently, the Vice President of Technology for Walmart’s China E-Commerce business. Bobby graduated from Stanford University with B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science, and was also a member of the Mayfield Fellows Program.
Aurelien Menant, Co-founder and C.E.O. of Gatecoin
Aurelien is the co-founder and CEO of gatecoin.com, the first global digital currencies exchange based in Hong Kong and incubated by both HKSTP and Tuspark. Gatecoin will also offer a derivatives platform, bitcoin loaded prepaid cards as well as payment and remittance solutions using digital currencies. Besides, gatecoin is developing coincharities.org, a bitcoin donation platform for charities. Aurelien is also a founding member of the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong. He started his career as an investment banker, working on M&A and financing deals for major global CIBs in Europe and HK. Aurelien received a BSc in engineering from UPMC, Paris VI and a MSc in Management from EM Lyon Business School.
Gong Ming, Ballistic Prince Gong; A Member of the Bitcoin Foundation
Mr.Gong Ming, well known and respected by his cyber name "Ballistic Prince Gong", is a key figure of unparalleled influence in the Chinese Bitcoin Community. He is an applied mathematics major who legendarily excels at various information technology and IT solutions, as well as analyses of finance, securities and markets evidenced in his all-time research and study on the financial service sector during his time with D’Long International Strategic Investment Company and his own entrepreneurial practice in both two fields. Gong was one of the founders of Yibite Digital Technology Company, and he is the author of Cryptocurrrency: Statistical Reports on Bitcoin and Its Operational Guidelines.
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