Our Team

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Ivan Cheah – Co-founder/CEO

Ivan is a business executive with over 15 years of experience and a background in marketing and finance. He has held senior roles in the telecommunications, strategy consulting and automotive industry. Prior to marketing and finance, he worked as an engineer in the automotive industry, with roles in Australia, Korea and Germany. He also holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering.

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Ray Wang – Founder/CFOO

Ray has been a professional accountant for more than 10 years, has experiences in both commercial and public accounting industries including working in financial compliance and internal control, budgeting, forecasting areas in Top 500 companies for many years and wide range of experience in many business and taxation accounting firms. Ray also has memberships in many business associations and sports clubs.

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Faisal Mehmood – Founder/CTO

Faisal aka “electo” is also very active in trading communities and provides a lot of technical feedback and education around bitcoin and trading in general. Faisal has worked with many of the top 100 fortune companies creating and implementing prediction based models based on both machine learning (AI) and trend analysis.

Kellson Ma – Co-founder/CIO

MCSE, MCDBA, MCP; Co-Founder of ChinaDsl.net – One of the largest Chinese broadband support community. Kellson has over 12 years of experiences in software development for education, multinational Telco & Energy Corps. With extensive experiences in leading project in CRM, ERP, and Telco & Energy back-end systems, Kellson is highly motivated on providing strategy, technology and methodology capable solutions to multiple enterprise projects covering but not limits to Service Compliance, Payment Platform, Debt Collection and Service Provisioning.

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Adam Wang – Founder

Chartered accountant of Australia and New Zealand; Adam started as an accountant, gathering 14 years of experience in the financial industry, super funds, F&B, and software development. Adam previously held a management role in a self-managed super fund (SMSF), and has managed over 800 million AUD in super fund assets at top-tier companies. Adam was a Director of HR at Chunky Town Australia, a committee member of the Australian Macau Business Council, a member of the Taiwanese Chamber of Commerce, a committee member of the Australian Chinese Jockey Club (ACJC) and holds his own regular radio show in Australia.

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Leo Huang – Advisor

Chartered accountant of Australia and New Zealand; Master of professional accounting; Bachelor of finance; Managing partner of INP group. As a leading principal in his firm, Mr. Huang has extensive knowledge and experience in various industries, including cryptocurrency exchanges and large international corporations.

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Rahul Golash – VP/Emerging Technologies

Rahul is a blockchain practitioner brings 17 years in software industry experience, specialized in driving product strategy, development, maintenance & support and management of small to large sized, scalable, high volume transactional, distributed software systems in Financial Security-Mutual Fund domain, System Management and Healthcare domain.

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Ashwath – Founder/Engineering VP

A software architect, cloud enthusiast and a polyglot with experience in software engineering and abundant passion for building great software. He has worked as a solutions consultant at PWC, led the architecture for NVidia games and led in various positions in Cisco, Intel & Philips.

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Santhosh Kumar – Engineering Lead & Architect

Real name Santhosh. Prior to joining ledgerium he was the front-end architect at Nvidia and one of the power houses behind the GeForce experience. Binary, C++, JavaScript, Python, Java, Klingon. Turning ☕ into code.

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Steve Slayo – Senior Software Engineer

Steve switched from pharmacy to coding. He went to a coding school and is now a core part of our blockchain team. He really hates censorship, and has scars to show for it. He also runs a cryptostats website which sends out really cool trade signals.

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Tim Cole – Senior UX Designer

Tim has worked in the online media industry for over 5 years, designing and building websites for small to medium size businesses. He brings skills in design and a passion for the user experience.

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Konstantine Huffman – Marketing Specialist

Konstantine is currently studying Commerce at the University of Melbourne. Along with his background in Economics and Finance, Konstantine comes to Block Ledger with 2 years experience, specializing in Social Media and Content Management.