The Executive Committee
Azam is a certified ambassador for RSK, an open source smart contract platform with 2-way peg to Bitcoin. His attention was primarily on consensus protocol and technical implementations for blockchains but now, he follows closely on the developments of second-layers solutions. He holds a degree in Science (Physics) and worked with Akademi Sains Malaysia. Started out in the science field then quickly moved into financial services industry specifically into blockchain and crypto as his interest sparked on the social implications that it may have to the world.
Aaron is a strong advocate of Crypto, Blockchain and DLT for the past 6 years. He is also the founder of Blockzero which provides consultancy services to the Oil and Gas as well as Blockchain Industry. In the Blockchain industry, Blockzero provides Strategic Advisory, Marketing, Education and Events organisation services for projects. Blockzero is also the local partner for Blockon Group, a world class events, incubator/accelerator and VC fund. He is also the Vice President of Malaysian Investors’ Association which is active in advocacy of investor rights in traditional capital markets and the upcoming ICO/STO market.
Jason’s experience in cryptocurrencies and blockchain began with Celebrus Advisory, a recognised Top 10 blockchain consulting company in Asia Pacific. Known for his advocacy work, Jason has delivered over 200 talks helping beginners understand cryptocurrencies, decentralised finance (DeFi) applications, differentiating the real from fake and reject get-rich-quick scams.
Nas is a serial Internet entrepreneur for over 25 years. He holds a degree in computer engineering (BSE) and Masters in Technopreneurship. Currently serving as Managing Director for Zenith Touch Sdn Bhd, and Deputy Secretary for NEF Malaysian Association of Bumiputera ICT Entrepreneurs & Industry. Nas is also the founder of #senangbit, an initiative to encourage digital cash adoption.
Affendi Ariffin is the treasurer of ACCESS. Through his company and writings, Affendi is working towards a mature market ecosystem for Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in Malaysia. Prior to his involvement in cryptocurrencies, Affendi worked as a private equity analyst for CIMB Investment Bank.
Jon is an accountant and marketer currently attached to TST Consultants SB as Associate Consultant. 20 years academic experience, 5 years in Finance, 2 years in Marketing and 3 years in Consultancy. Believes in blockchain as the shared distributed database for accounting software.
COMMITTEE MEMBER 1
Rene studied Business Engineering in Germany and is an international technopreneur since 2002. Since 2009, he has been focusing on cybersecurity, from 2013 onwards on Bitcoin & Blockchain. He contributes to non-profit Blockchain work in Malaysia since 2016. Currently, he works at LuxTag, a local blockchain-powered business.
Rene regularly shares his insight and views on Blockchain technology at global events and educates students and lecturers in Malaysia as part of Access Blockchain Association’s agenda.
COMMITTEE MEMBER 2
Ibrahim is the Project Director of the Blockchain Village At Medini a strategic project under GBS ISKANDAR http://gbs-iskandar.my to promote the development of the necessary ecosystem of a Blockchain hub in Medini, Iskandar Malaysia.
Currently the VP for Investor Attraction of IIB Ventures Sdn Bhd , Ibrahim has over 20 Years of diversified experience specifically in the ICT industry in the area of Business and Industry Development for the regional and local market.
COMMITTEE MEMBER 3
Harpreet founded Blocklime, a Malaysian company cater to distributed ledger technology (DLT) and blockchain development. He has also started on thought leadership focusing on DLT and is an active contributor to the ISO Committee as a National committee member on ISO standards for ” Blockchain & Electronic Distributed Ledger Technologies”; Ambassador for Hedera Hashgraph, Hyperledger, and AntChain. He is also a member of MDEC Digital Expert Panel to assist on Blockchain adoption in education & industry.
LOH LEE MOOI
COMMITTEE MEMBER 4
Lee Mooi has 30 years of working experience for financial institutions. She was the project manager involved for several nation-wide implementations e.g. MEPS Cash (e-Wallet in MyKad), chip/EMV card, EMV ATM/CDM and POS terminal, e-loyalty etc.
COMMITTEE MEMBER 5
Jason is the founder of DAOrecords and a longtime advocate of decentralization and Web3 technology. Jason bridges the communication gap for blockchain adoption using his marketing skills and music productions.
Colbert is a Senior Advisor with over 12 years of IT global operations and project management experience. As an avid crypto-currency enthusiast and owner of a bitcoin blog at Bitcoinmalaysia.com since 2012, he has organised various blockchain technology meetups in and around Malaysia and has built up a solid crypto community with diverse backgrounds.
Adam is the Chief Innovation Officer of LuxTag. He is a blockchain application architect with prior specialization in embedded systems and Internet of Things. Since 2015, he has helped multiple startups in Singapore, London and Hong Kong with product prototyping and advisory. He is a keen observer of technical and economic developments in Bitcoin, with an interest in forming multi-decade insights into its past and future. His current research interest is in secure digital asset custody, and Lightning Network.