Professor David LEE Kuo Chuen, Visiting Fulbright Scholar (2015) at Stanford University and Professor for Fintech and Blockchain, SUSS.
Prof David LEE Kuo Chuen, founder of several companies including California based Left Coast and Singapore’s Ferrell Group. He is an investor in ZCash, Qtum, TenX, InfoCorp, Cybex, Netki, Bloq, OmiseGo, HelloGold, Scry and Stack. He was the Director of the Sim Kee Boon Institute for Financial Economics at Singapore Management University. He graduated with BSc, MSc and PhD from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He was the Group Managing Director of OUE and Auric Pacific. He founded and managed one of the most successful hedge funds in 1998 for property investment in Asia with several commercial buildings and more than 100 units of residential units. He founded Premium Land and was the property developer for Ferrell Residences, a high-end 24th story residential building in 2006 that was completed in 2012.
His operation and managing experience include F&B, manufacturing, hospitality, hedge funds, stockbrokering, property management, property development, REITs, medical plastic components, listing and de-listing of companies, start-ups and multinationals. He is the editor and an author of the American Library Association Outstanding Award Reference Book titled “Digital Currency” by Elsevier and the LASIC model for scalable technology companies. He has been nominated by Internal Consulting Group as a Global Thought Leader for Fintech and Blockchain. His latest two books entitled “Blockchain, Digital Finance and Inclusion” by Elsevier have just been published in Sep 2017.