Founder of Chaintech Ventures, Chief Strategy Officer at ROMAD, Vice President at NTU School of Computer Science & Engineering Alumni Association
Crypto Industry Track Records:
1. Led the Chaintech Partners team to win the 2nd Prize in TEDC 2018 (Token Economy Design Competition) hosted by Fenbushi Capital; helped ROMAD (https://romad.io/) to win as 1st runner up in Demo Asia hosted by CYZone (https://www.cyzone.cn/) during Singapore Week of Innovation & Technology (known as SWITCH).
2. Lead of crypto investment research and blockchain consulting at Chaintech Ventures
3. Author of internal token review reports for Japan's largest exchange Liquid (by Quoine); designer of various reports' token research framework.
4. Project lead of ROMAD IEO/ICO in Asia Pacific market
5. ICO Advisor of VeloxChain
6. ICO Advisor of SwipeCrypto
7. ICO Advisor of YouDeal
8. ICO Advisor of Universal Labs
9. He also gives talk series on blockchain & crypto industry at BitTemple (blockchain incubator founded by Node Capital and Huobi Eco) and writes column articles at BitKan.
Background & Credentials:
Francois has earned the CAIA (Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst), FRM (Financial Risk Manager) and CQF (Certificate in Quantitative Finance) designations within two years. Francois holds a Master in Applied Finance from Singapore Management University and a Bachelor in Computer Science from Nanyang Technological University with Minor in Business and Minor in Entrepreneurship.
Francois has 3 years of experience in the financial industry having worked for Credit Suisse and Asia Pacific Real Estate Holdings. Francois has advised and helped various start-ups with their growth executions, including: Tyba (acquired), Vector Scorecard Group, Mentorica (acquired), Hoiio, The HUB and DNBIZ.
His core work includes blockchain advisory, crypto investment research and in-house venture development based on his strong grasp of blockchain technology and business strategies. He also serves as Vice President at NTU School of Computer Science & Engineering Alumni Association and Mentor at SMU Alumni Association and BestTop Career Consulting. In his free time, Francois helps with the development of Youth Chapter subcommittee of the Singapore Zhang Clan General Association.