Selected as 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, Chris is a seasoned capital market professional with banking, investment and public companies' experience. 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 background. Chris also holds the professional qualifications of Australian Chartered Accountant, Hong Kong CPA and FRM of the United States.
Tim Byun CRO
Tim possess an exceptional background in Risk and Compliance. He previously 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. His expertise and experience in risk and compliance would help OKEx in meeting the expectations of different government regulators.
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.