Factblock & KBW
Co-Founder & CEO
Strong from his experience as an industry reporter and correspondent in LA and Tokyo, he combines the talents of a well-experienced reporter and skilled networker. Not only serving as the Vice-chairman at Financial News but also, since 2018, he has founded and operated a Blockchain- FinTech startup accelerator firm – Factblock. Through Factblock, he founded ‘Korea Blockchain Week (KBW)’ – Asia’s largest Blockchain- FinTech conference in 2018. The very first KBW was attended by more than 3,000 persons from all around the world, including Europe, the United States, and China, to apprehend the development of startups and the Blockchain industry. In 2019, KBW was recognized as an event that connects Korean startups with overseas investors and companies. 6000 Persons attended the event. He currently plans to host the third KBW in June. He is considered asthe right person to connect Korean startup companies with the overseas markets in synergy with Korea’s top economic media company Financial News as well as the Blockchain accelerator firm – Factblock.
Seonik Jeon, CEO at Factblock & Korea Blockchain Week