Founder & CEO
Lon is an internationally recognised veteran and thought leader in the blockchain space and was recognised in the global 2018 Top 50 and Top 100 Most Influential People in Crypto by CryptoMeNow and CryptoWeekly respectively. He brings with him over 30 years of experience in building businesses from engineering consultancy to network engineering, including software applications, and has had a number of successful exits to publicly listed companies in Malaysia. Lon also founded and was the first President of NEM.io Foundation where he helmed it to a market capitalisation of nearly US$20B. Lon holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Electrical Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Australia.
Co-Founder & CTO
Alvin is a passionate and gifted developer with more than ten years of software development experience. A software technology agnostic developer, he specialises in multiple programming languages including Java EE Development, Cloud Infrastructure Services, Distributed Applications, and Peer Technologies. Prior to his role as the Co-Founder and CTO at ProximaX, Alvin was an individual contributor and platform software developer at NEM.io Foundation. He was also a core contributor to the first version of the BigChainDB Java library. In addition, Alvin has founded and co-founded multiple start-up companies that focus on rapid application development and contributed tools and frameworks to the open source community. At his leisure, Alvin participates in open source projects and writes content on Java and web technologies. Alvin graduated from Mapúa University in Manila, Philippines, with a Bachelor of Science, Information Technology.