Steven is an entrepreneur and strategy consultant. Prior to Taraxa, he co-founded multiple venture-
funded startups in wireless mesh networks, mobile health, and healthcare services. He was also a
Director at Monitor Deloitte’s China office, spearheading the firm’s digital strategy practice, advising
senior executives of multinational corporations on how large organizations could effectively capture
innovation and respond quickly to market disruptions.
Steven first learned about Bitcoin in 2013 from his classmate Bobby Lee, founder of BTCC. He then
learned about and worked on blockchain and smart contract technologies in 2015 from his classmate
Alex Liu, founder of Maicoin. In 2017 learned more about public chains from his classmate Jianbo Wang and founded the Taraxa project in early 2018.
Steven holds undergraduate and master’s degrees in electrical engineering from Stanford University.