Founded in 2013, Huobi Group is a world-leading company in the digital economy industry, with a mission to make breakthroughs in core blockchain technologies and integration of blockchain technology with other industries. Surrounding the upstream and downstream sectors, Huobi Group has expanded into industry blockchain, public chain, digital assets trading and wallet, digital economy research, etc., and has established a global industry ecosystem for the digital economy.
Huobi Group is licensed for digital asset services in many countries and regions across the globe. It has established regulated entities in many countries and regions, including Japan, South Korea, Gibraltar, and more. With the principle of globalization, professionalism, compliance, and diversification, Huobi Group is dedicated to providing safe and trustworthy Internet of Value (IoV) services to its tens of millions of users in more than 100 countries and regions.
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Huobi Tech got the approval from the Hong Kong SFC to conduct Type 4 and Type 9 regulated activities in July 2020 and the Trust Company License in Nevada USA in December 2020. In March 2021, it was approved to issue Hong Kong’s first VA fund with the active investment strategy. In April 2021, Huobi Trust was registered in Hong Kong.View more>
As an alumnus of Tsinghua University’s Department of Automation, Leon Li is a serial entrepreneur and previously worked for Oracle (the world’s largest database vendor) before he established Huobi Group in 2013. He is a pioneer in research and promotion of the blockchain technology as he developed the company into a leading player in the digital economy.
As a veteran in the internet and tech space, Mr. Du Jun, cofounder, has also previously worked for top-tier internet companies such as Tencent and Comsenz Inc. Mr. Du is an early practitioner and explorer in the blockchain industry and an early blockchain investor who is also the founding partner of the Jinse Business Media and the founder of Node Capital.
Simon Wu used to work for Didi Chuxing, NSFOCUS (a cybersecurity leader), and multiple government organizations. He has extensive technical research and management experience regarding information security, business security and risk management.
Mr. Roy Zhu has rich working and management experience. He was the partner and senior vice president of Jinshan Cloud, a technical expert in Alibaba, the head of Taobao's local life business line, and the head of Youku product technology center. During his tenure at the Alibaba group, he led the research and development of Taobao's core system as the technical expert. As the senior technical manager, he served as the chairman of Youku product technical committee.