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Alex Yang is CEO of V Systems, Sunny King's new project after Peercoin and Primecoin, a Blockchain Database aiming to be the most innovative infrastructure for decentralized finance applications and the first general purpose database. Prior to VSYS, Alex was founder and CEO of FundV.com, one of the first crypto funds in HK specializing in early stage investment in Blockchain. He is also founding partner of two TMT virtual capital funds, Beam VC and Cyber Carrier Capital, which invested in more than 40 startups globally. Prior to venture capitals, he was head of APAC Structured Rates Trading at Nomura International and an exotic trader at UBS HK. Alex started his career at Jump Trading as a quantitative developer in Chicago. He earned his bachelor's degree from Peking University and Ph.D. from Northwestern University, both in mathematics. Alex is a founding director of Chinese Financial Association of Hong Kong, and deputy director of Innovation Center of Data Science, SUSTech. Alex is a Fellow of the sixth class of the China Fellowship Program and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.