Core Developers

With the development team with many years of experience in the IT, EdenChain focuses on promoting the project as well as innovation and development of the world.

James Ahn


James Ahn has a master's degree in software from Korea University and KAIST with 20 years of experience in the field of IT.

He worked as CTO at CyberRenassance Inc. (Japan) and later as a representative of MHR and DeepNumbers. He served as a consultant to the NIA Platform, a technical advisor to the National Computing & Information Service, and an advisor to Cloud for the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards. He has written four books and several papers relating to machine learning and finance, and made presentations at several conferences for the development of technology, such as Pycon and Open Technet.

He now teaches a Digital MBA course at Seoul School of Integrated Science & Technologies, and regularly writes to MTech in the Maeil Business Newspaper.

Jacki Heo


Jackie Heo brought over 20 years of experience to the team. He is one of the top experts in software engineering in the industry of information security and enterprise and public IT services. He received a BS degree in chemical engineering from Yonsei University, Seoul.

He led various development projects in system integration of telecom service providers, financial institutes and enterprises such as Korea Telecom, Samsung, LG, and SK group. His career as a software engineer has a broad range of fields including designing operating system, architecting embedded system, designing security protocol for mobile and IoT communication system, developing user authentication system and numerous IT services for enterprises and carriers.

Jenny Ryoo


Jenny wrote award-winning bachelors and masters thesis at Korea University and Dongguk University, respectively. She has 10 years of experience in the field of IT and she has performed customer analytics studies to analyze and predict users' behavior patterns by analyzing web user logs of the National IT Industry Promotion Agency. She has conducted research on smart grid technology for Green Office of the Korea Institute of Energy Technology Evaluation and Planning and has studied systems for real time big data processing for the National IT Industry Promotion Agency. She has participated in the development of the big data analysis system of the National Assembly Library and developed data abstraction interface and a module for basic statistical analysis. She is the co-author of one book and has written two papers.

Hokyun Kim


Hokyun graduated from Korea University and has 18 years experience in the IT field. He was the first in the world to develop “Saw & PinckandPlace”, a full auto system that performs 3-step manual process, Sawing → Cleaning → Vision Inspection sorting in the final stage of CSP mass-produce in one process. It was certified as the world's leading product by the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy. He has developed SK Telecom's WAP Mail Gateway which provides standardized APIs on 7 portals, reeling in 200,000 paid subscribers within a month of service launch. He has also developed signal detection, decoding systems and signal processing algorithms.

Brian Park


Brian graduated from Hanyang University and has 15 years of experience in the field of IT. He has built a business-dedicated virtual workspace based on the Sandbox virtualization technology of domestic mobile carriers such as SK Telecom and KT. At SK Telecom, he developed the Direct Push technology for interworking with Mobile Outlook based on Windows Mobile, and carried out a project for developing the system for analyzing the quality of experience of WCDMA video call serviced by SK Telecom (Video Call Analyzer Tester). He also participated in the development of software-based power saving technology applicable to a cloud environment for the Korea Institute of Energy Technology Evaluation and Planning.

Ray Park


Ray Park is an experienced full stack web developer with over 10-years experience in the IT industry. He majored in computer science and get Master's degree in media engineering at Soongsil University. He performed various roles such as analysis, design and development of multimedia processing, broadcasting solutions, GIS, ERP, telecom, video chatting, security, and petrochemical in various industrial fields at CJ, Hyundai, Hanwha, KT, KEPCO, GS, public enterprises and startup. Prior to joining Eden Team, Ray was a co-founder and CTO of blockchain training, ICO consulting and cryptocurrency investment at a startup company.

Kevin Yu

QA Engineer

Kevin Yu has a master's degree from Dankook University with 12 years experience in IT including cloud computing and shipbuilding field. In the cloud computing field, he participated in various application developments such as template-based orchestration, automating cluster configuration, cloud monitoring system as a QA engineer. His specialty lies in blackbox testing, he tries to think and uses an application from user's viewpoint for better usability. In shipbuilding field managing processes, at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine engineering. Shipbuilding demands complex process management by nature. His dedication to work led to better performance and high-quality products.

Jay Lee


Jay Lee is an experienced engineer with 13-year experience in the IT industry.
He majored in Computer Science at Inje University and is an expert in IT operation/security area with 6 years of experience in ROK Special Warfare Command as a team leader of data center operation and CERT (Computer Emergency Response Team).
Also, Jay led a variety of projects from securing source code to building automated system operations at KT, Samsung, and SK group as well as major Korean government agencies.
He is an outstanding engineer with a career in various fields including System Trouble Shooting, Network Packet Analysis, Open Source Software Operation, and Cloud Computing.

Phillip Lee

Head Designer

Phillip Lee graduated from Chosun University with a degree in Visual Design. He participated and won awards in various open exhibitions held by top authorities in Korea’s design field, such as the Korean Design Association and Korea Society of Design Trend. His work has also been acknowledged by public institutions through his multiple award winning pieces in open exhibitions hosted by institutions such as the Korea Expressway Corporation and Ministry of Health and Welfare. His artistic prowess was further proved when he was awarded in the Advertisement and Video Design category of the International Design Trend Concours.


The Edenchain Ambassador Program is designed to promote EdenChain to new markets in countries all around the globe. Ambassadors

Alex Vilchynskyy


Alex Vilchynskyy is an entrepreneur and co-founder of Intercrypt fund. He has been deeply involved in blockchain since 2012 when he was a computer science undergraduate. With his experience in Upwork and RBC as an IT project manager and Technical System Analyst, he now runs a private venture fund that focuses on blockchain technologies. Alex holds a B.S in Computer Science from University Toronto.

Jake Stott


Jake Stott is the Lead Partner at Hype.Partners and a Founding Partner at Signal Ventures. He has diverse career experiences from traditional investment market trader to IT. He was Head of Business Development at AVARI and Managing Director at Jigsaw, German ICO strategy firm. Jake currently serves as Partner at Hype.Partners and Signal Ventures, where he led incredible projects like Quarkchain, Republic Protocol, IoTex, Phantasama, and more. He received a BSc Economics from University of Manchester – Manchester Business School.

Nitesh Khera


Nitesh has nearly 8 years of professional experiences in banking and financial markets at Barclays, Goldman Sachs, and IMC. He has worked at bulge-bracket investment banks, primarily focusing on Fixed Income and Currency Markets, where he developed strong relationship with large institutional and corporate clients. With his profound experience in financial markets, he is now a Vice President at Deutsche Bank. Nitesh studied Electrical Engineering at Mumbai University and received an MBA at Stanford University.

Sandeep Raheja


Sandeep is a Business Intelligence Analyst at the Boston Consulting Group India office, where he is responsible for leading the Analytics team in the Strategy domain. Prior to the Boston Consulting Group,Sandeep had a career at Gartner, Research & Advisory firm as an engineering graduate. Sandeep has a Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University.

Aaron Nassiri


Aaron is the founder and CEO of Leap Finance, a London-based financial service firm. Prior to Leap Finance, Aaron served as Director and Consultant in financial service business for more than 15 years, with a strong track record for implementing high growth strategies successfully. He graduated from University of Manchester with specialisms in Mortgage Advice, Wills& Estate Planning, and Marketing & Business Development.

Abdul Rahman


Rahman is a Head of Growth and Digital Strategy at a private college in Kuala Lumpur. He is a Chartered Accountant with 10-year experience in local Fortune 500 companies. For his professional experiences, he has worked in diverse areas such as Advisory, Accounting, Internal Audit and Strategic Planning.

Ariel Mizrahi


Ariel is a Cryptocurrency expert in Mexico City, serving as a partner of Crypto Hedge Capital Mexico and Head of Control4. Serving at Control4 he is responsible for expanding and optimizing the operating areas with the following expertise in Corporate Strategy, Business Development, Sales Management, and Dealer Relations. Prior to Crypto Hedge Capital Mexico and Control4, he served as CEO & founder of all-around tech firm, Qubit Works.

Marek Fludzinski

New York

Marek founded Thales Fund Management, a quantitative hedge fund, and as CEO guided its growth for over fifteen years; at its peak Thales managed $2.5 billion in assets with 100 employees. He spun off a hybrid market neutral long-short fund, Temujin Fund, from Thales and also founded and sold a broker dealer, Miletus Trading, to leverage Thales' experience in the design and implementation of algorithmic trading systems. Marek's current research interests include data clustering techniques, cognitive social simulations, and pattern recognition in an ML/AI framework applied to financial and cryptocurrency markets. Marek has a Ph.D. in Physics from Princeton University.

Alex Christen


Alex has professional careers as a data scientist at the Swiss stock exchange, CTA analyst at hedge fund boutique Harcourt Investment Consulting, and portfolio manager for European private equity firm Partners Group. He is currently a Co-Founder of DeepTech Venture, an investment management firm focusing on early stage companies within Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT), artificial interlligence (A.I), and Internet of Things (IoT). Alex has a master’s degree in Finance from University of St.Gallen

Josh Bourone


Josh is a Co-Founder of DeepTech Ventures, an investment management firm focusing on early stage companies within Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT), artificial interlligence (A.I), and Internet of Things (IoT). Prior to DeepTech Ventures, he had over 7 years of a professional career in the financial market. He studied Business Administration in England and Hong-Kong.

Daewon Oh


Daewon is a Professor of the Graduate School in Kyonggi University. Over the past 15years, his academic and educational topics have been focused on the Chinese Economy, Business Development, Currency Internationalization, and Financial Market. He has served as an economist in Bank of Korea and Korea Development Bank, which are national banks in charge of monetary policy, financial stability and economic development. Daewon's recent interests are block-chain business development, including Local Exchange & Trading System. Daewon has a PhD. in Economics from Renmin University of China.

Jason Lee


Jason Lee is an undergraduate student of University of Michigan, majoring in Economics and minoring in computer science. With his diverse professional experience in different fields such as manufacturing, consulting and technology, he has formed an innovative style which led him to the blockchain world. With enthusiasm and commitment, Jason initially joined Edenchain for Business Development team and is now in charge of American Midwest Ambassador.

Jay Sohn


Jay Sohn is a private maker and educator. He received a degree in robotics control and worked as an industrial automation researcher at Hyundai Heavy Industry Co. He has been giving lectures in software engineering, IoT, and big data technology at Seoul Digital Foundation, Korea Polytechnic University, Sookmyoung Women’s University and public alternative schools. Jay is a co-founder of dCO which gives coding education for young children and also serving as a docent at Park Nam Jun art center.

Alin Dumitru


Alin is a Business Development Manager of Blockfront Capital, one of the biggest private investment firms in the Eastern Europe. Blockfront Capital focuses exclusively on projects related to infrastructure and blockchain technology. At Blockfront Capital, Alin is responsible of maintaining the current relations while exploring new possible partnerships. Prior to Blockfront Capital, Alin had a career at a creative agency in Bucharest as their Project Manager and later as Director of Creation. He studied Computer Science in Romania.

Kane Templeton


Kane Templeton advises corporate clients and blockchain-based projects for Deloitte Blockchain APAC, and is a blockchain practitioner for the Global Deloitte Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Community (dbc3) Research Group—currently 3 global blockchain hubs serving Americas, APAC and EMEA regions. He also has 4 years’ experience advising senior management on business and operational efficiencies, business transformation, profit improvement, cost reduction plans, management implementation and support for turnaround at Deloitte. Kane is the Founder of Merkkle (private equity and blockchain growth hacking) and #MerkkleRetreat (forum for international market leaders), Founder of League of ICOs (ICO research group) and Strategic Investor in EdenChain.