Aaron Choi is an experienced business executive with extensive experience in cryptocurrency/blockchain, advertising, mobile gaming, and technology startups. Currently he is the VP of Global Business Development at Kava, where he manages all aspects of partnerships for the decentralized lending products that Kava has developed as well as for the stablecoin currency USDX that runs on the Kava blockchain.
Before Kava, he served as CEO of GJ Exchange. At the end of Nov 2018, he executed the sale of the company to a consortium of private investors.
Aaron also served as the VP of International Business at BTCC/BTCChina, where he managed the USD/BTC spot markets, the Futures and Margin markets, and a CFD product among many others. At the beginning of 2018, BTCC was sold to a HK-based investor group.
Previous to his professional involvement in crypto, Aaron held senior roles at companies such as Apex Technologies, a marketing-tech startup developing big data advertising platforms for brands and agencies, and Tapjoy, a global advertising company with a deep focus on virtual currency economies within premier mobile games.
Personally, Aaron is an early adopter of Bitcoin, first learning about bitcoin in 2012 during his time at Tapjoy.
Wed, 24 February
14:00 - 15:15
SNIEC: N4, Leaders Stage