Eitan Galam is a mathematician, researcher and developer.
Mr. Galam studied Applied Mathematics and Finance at Harvard University where he had the privilege to study under Nobel Prize Laureate Prof Merton and where he specialized in the use of advanced Artificial Intelligence methods. Before that he studied fundamental computer sciences at the Ecole Normale Superieur of Paris then headed by Prof. Jacques Stern, also known as the father of French Cryptography
Mr. Galam spent ten years in the financial industry working as a senior algorithmic developer and hedge fund executive in both high frequency and statistical arbitrage proprietary desks. From 2012 to 2018, Mr. Galam served as CEO and Managing Partner at Mayan Capital, a quantitative Asset Manager. He is also a principal at M Squared Solution, a company dedicated to algorithmic services to Blockchain technology projects.
Mr. Galam has published several research papers on digital assets, and recently co-authored the Greyspark global report on the state of the Blockchain industry
Francisco Jo is a founding and managing partner of Blockwater Capital.
One of the earliest adopters of Bitcoin in Asia, he started cultivating acumen in blockchain back in 2013. After his professional career as a Board Member of KUUNG GAMES Corporation in 2013 (to 2017), he took a deep dive into the crypto space, and has actively participated in different blockchain projects as an angel investor and advisor.
Some of the projects he was (and is) involved in are: LiveEdu, CRYPTO20, Legolas Exchange, Fantom Foundation, Arianee, and PayProtocol.
In 2014, he co-founded Coinhills, a prominent cryptocurrency and blockchain data engine that aims for mainstream adoption of blockchain networks.
In January 2018, he moved on to establish Blockwater Capital, now one of the leading cryptofunds in Korea. He has invested in 30+ blockchain projects so far, with an outstanding track record.