Charles is CEO of the dYdX Foundation, an independent not-for-profit foundation created to participate in propelling dYdX, the most powerful decentralized cryptocurrency exchange protocol. As dYDX fully decentralizes Charles is critical in leading the team through this crucial transition into becoming an L1 chain on Cosmos.
Prior to joining dYdX Foundation, Charles was Global Head of Business Development at ConsenSys, a leading blockchain engineering company.
Charles is a highly experienced entrepreneur, a Fintech startup executive, and the Head of Fintech with the Hong Kong government, where he served 450 international FinTech companies and steered the growth of the HK FinTech Week, reaching over 10,000 global attendees.
In 2018, Charles was elected as a Top-50 fintech influencer in Asia. In 2021 he published Block Kong, a book about Blockchain leaders shaping the Hong Kong blockchain ecosystem.
Charles is a certified Bitcoin professional and studied blockchain business strategy at Be9 London.