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Who are we?

The founding team at POKKET consists of world-class professionals in finance, software and web development, hailing from the likes of Citigroup, GE, JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley, Microsoft and Nomura. We have over 100 years of professional experience between us.

We started this service on June 2019 and our company is registered at Seychelles. Like many of the companies in the industry, we don't have a centralized HQ but we are based in Hong Kong, Tokyo, and Ulaanbaatar.

CEO – Bill

Bill has over a decade of experience in finance and investment banking at Nomura Securities in Tokyo, Provenance Investment Management in London, and more recently Golomt Capital in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. He holds an MBA degree from London Business School.

Co-founder & Advisor – Mikio

Mikio has a decade of experience trading and marketing equity and other derivatives at Citigroup, Nomura Securities, and BlueMountain Capital out of Tokyo, New York and Hong Kong. Most recently he helped run a boutique family office out of Asia.

Co-founder & Advisor – Wei

Wei is an entrepreneur and investor in Fintech who seeks to bring innovative and efficient solutions to real world applications. Wei has a background in technology and finance, and is running a Fintech consultancy for the past three years. Before that, he spent over 10 years at Morgan Stanley and has been a CFA charter holder since 2011.

Chief Product & Strategy Officer – Leo

Leo has distinguished himself as an asset in decentralized finance, joining the space in the early days. Most recently, he traded DeFi for an Asia based proprietary fund. His innovative thinking has made him a core part of POKKET.

Architect & Development Lead – Edward

Edward first worked at Microsoft to provide front-end solutions for six years. Following this, he joined DNV-GL as senior developer for structure and hydrodynamic analysis. The past four years he has been designing & architecting trading systems for hedge funds.

Wallet & Blockchain Development Lead – Ada

Ada has over 13 years of experience in developing enterprise and trading system at General Electric and Morgan Stanley, specializing in infrastructure component development based on .Net.

Contact us at: hello@pokket.com