Our Team


Meet Our People

Our team consists of seasoned professionals and dedicated experts in the field of blockchain technologies. We source our strength from thought leadership and trust in our products. We never settle for the status quo and always keep building by leveraging the infinite potential of digital assets and blockchain technology.

Jingyuan Ye, CFA

Chairman, JKL Group

Jingyuan has over 15 years of experience in risk management and trading. Previously he was the CEO of PPS International Holdings and a Vice President at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. He graduated from the University of Oxford and the University of Warwick.

Lin Cheung

CEO, JKL Group

Lin has over 15 years of experience in trading technology and operations. He began his career at Morgan Stanley as an equities trading technologist and previously was a Vice President at JP Morgan. He graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a MS and BS in Computer Science.

Xiaoxi Yang

Head of Mining, JKL Group

Xiaoxi has over 15 years of experience in finance industry. He was an Executive Director at CITIC CLSA and a Global Investment Director at Deutsche Bank before joining JKL Group.

He earned a Master of Finance degree from London Business School and a Bachelor of Statistics degree from the University of Warwick.

Wai Kit Wong

Head of Data Research, JKL Group

Dr. Wong has over 13 years of professional experience in Data Science and Research. He was a Professor in one of the popular Hong Kong Universities.

Dr. Wong has participated in a wide range of projects and researches.

Tao Ye

Vice President, JKL Group

Tao holds a Masters degree in Risk Management and Financial Engineering from Imperial College Business School (UK). He previously worked as Senior Product Manager within Blockchain & Cryptocurrency space.

Grayson Jiang

Vice President, JKL Capital

Grayson leverages his expertise in cryptocurrency OTC, spot and derivatives trading to bring JKL Capital to the next level. Grason holds a Masters in Quantitative Finance from Henley Business School (UK) and a Bachelors in Financial Mathematics.

Jingli Ye

Vice President, JKL Capital

Lesia Machenko

Vice President, JKL Capital

Before joining JKL Group, Lesia worked in Treasury Management and Financial Controlling at top tier European firms. She holds 2 Masters in International Finance and Banking, as well as an MBA from Paris XII University.

Onno Ho

Vice President, JKL Mining

Onno holds a Masters in Applied Analytics from Columbia University and a Bachelors from Santa Clara University in Finance. He previously worked in Corporate Finance at a leading silicon valley tech firm. At JKL Onno is in charge of the mining operation.

Aidan Cheng

Investment Analyst, JKL Mining

Aidan joined JKL Mining Operation Team to scale our global impact. He has over 5y experience in Software Engineering working for a listed company within Financial Industry.

Sixte Court Payen

Investment Analyst, JKL Capital

Sixte joined JKL Capital Asset Management team as an Investment and Research analyst. He is currently studying towards a degree in International Management from University of Warwick and has experience in Execution Management and PE.

Arella Chan

Assistant Vice President, JKL Group

Arella works with Project Management team as an Assistant Vice President. She graduated from the University of Birmingham (UCB) in 2019 with BA(Hons) in Marketing Management.

Katherine Yau

Assistant Vice President, Executive Office

Katherine graduated from Hong Kong Baptist University in Business Administration and Human Resources Management. She joined JKL Group in HR and Fund Operation to leverage her expertise in relationship management and communication.

Harry Wong

Project Engineer, JKL Mining

Harry is joining JKL Mining as a project engineer (E&M). Before joining JKL, Harry worked over 12 years in construction and leverages his expertise gathered through multiple large-scale projects.

Lyu Meng

Data Engineer, Data Research

Dr. Lyu has 11 years of experience in Computer Science and Engineering. She worked as Assistant Professor of Tianjin University. Dr. Lyu has participated in a wide range of projects and researches.

Jeffrey Ng

Data Scientist, Data Research

Jeffrey graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Economics and Policy and is now studying towards a Masters at Chinese University of Hong Kong in Computer Science and Engineering. He leverages his 3+ years of Programming experience to scale up JKL’s Data Research team.

Athena Ng

Data Scientist, Data Research

Athena graduated from Hang Seng University of Hong Kong with a Bachelors (Honours) in Applied and Human-Centered Computing. She has previously worked as a Programmer and Quant Developer within FX and blockchain industry.

Michelle Ma

Administrative Assistant, JKL Group

Michelle graduated from the University of Wollongong with a Bachelor in Computer Science.

She previously worked as a front-end developer and has two years of secretary experience.

Ken Chan

Crypto Analyst,JKL Capital

Ken received his Master of Philosophy in Finance and Economics from Cambridge University and Bachelor in Economic from University of Warwick by reviewing and analysing the efficiency of equities investment approaches

Peter Tsang

Director of Investment , JKL Capital UK

Peter is our Director of Investment in JKL Capital UK. He has co-founded and acted as strategic thought leader for a virtual multi-family office with an AUM in excess of US$600M. Having established and executed investment decisions across global asset classes particularly stock, private equity, venture capital, blockchain and cryptocurrency, Peter has over 15 years of financial and operational experience from both private and public companies.

Josephine Chung

Director of Compliance , JKL Capital UK

Josephine is our Director of Compliance at JKL Capital UK. She’s well knowledged on crypto assets and regulations surrounding blockchain technology. Josephine thrives on developing innovative legal solutions for this rapidly evolving industry, informed by her first-hand knowledge of the sector and its commercial challenges, which means Josephine’s legal advice is as forward-thinking as the industry itself.

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