Co-founder & Lead Developer
Former Senior Software Engineer at Google, leading projects of Mandarin speech recognition, voice search, and Gmail intelligent semantic assistant, with profound experience in artificial intelligence; Founder and Lead Developer of Bitcoin Gold; B.S., Computer Science and Technology, Fudan University.
Co-founder & CEO
Former Senior Product Manager at Tencent & Didi. Led the million-users-level trading strategy design with profound experience in strategy design, data-driven decision and business model design.
Co-founder & COO
Serial entrepreneur. Former CEO & CTO of Xiaohei AI Games & Haha AI Vending Mechine. Initial owner of 20+ patents including 3 blockchain patents. M.S., Computer Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology.
Co-founder & CTO
Webmaster of RubyChina. Former CTO at KnewOne. Former Software Architect at DJI.
Dr. Shunfan Zhou
Phala Whitepaper Co-author
Ph.D. Candidate in System Software and Security Laboratory, Fudan University, lead author of **An Ever-evolving Game: Evaluation of Real-world Attacks and Defenses in Ethereum Ecosystem**, USENIX Security 20. Co-author of other papers in top-tier security conferences.
Dr. Konstantin Shamruk
Ph.D., Economics, Toulouse School of Economics. Led the game-theoretic analysis of Phala Network token economics model.
Sandro Gorduladze is the CIO at Gagra Ventures, an early-stage investment firm. Prior to launching the fund, Sandro ran Research at HASH CIB, a digital asset financial services company that made a name for itself with in-depth research reports. Prior to joining Hash Sandro worked at PwC Russia, advising TMT sector companies on tax.
B.A., Jilin University. Core developer of multiple blockchain projects including permissionless chain, consortium blockchain, and wallets.
Believer of blockchain and cryptographic technology. Former EOS developer and TRON DApp developer. Independent web wallet developer.
Architect of Phala mining pool protocol. Dormer serial entrepreneur experienced in fission-oriented product designing and IoT infrastructure DevOps.
Community & Growth
Former Localization and Player Community Operation of Yotta Games. B.A., Language & Translation, Zhejiang University.