Ika Afifah (Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer) A dynamic individual who worked at Tencent as an Operation Specialist, in the partnership division. Before Tencent, she was Senior Partnership Manager at Bigo, a Senior Account Executive position at one of the digital marketing agencies under Jet Group, and Manager at Waves, helping founders raise $1.2M in pre-seed funding. She is one of the founding partners and driving forces behind the concept of WeFund. She was the core team behind the hackathon project of Fan$quad together with the other co-founder.
John Mclean (Co-Founder & Chief Legal Officer) Seasoned lawyer, investor, and builder of worlds. He comes from a corporate M&A tax background via a prominent Middle East sovereign wealth fund, where he built and ran the tax function for a $20bn global investment platform comprising private and public equities, venture capital, credit investments, and special strategic situations. Now based in London and energized to be at the cutting edge of the new digital economy.
Achuth Chandran (Chief Financial Officer) Experienced financial professional and consultant. HEC Paris alumnus. ACCA Affiliate. With experience at KPMG, Sancta Capital and Trilogy Enterprises, Achuth has vast experience in the different avenues of corporate and investment finance. He currently leads Octave Advisory, a blockchain consulting firm based out of Dubai with the goal to help promote and expand the technology.
Austin Taylor (Chief Communication Officer) Comes from an investment and corporate finance background. After completing his education, he worked as a Business Analyst for Harman International in Seattle, Washington USA building AI applications to identify high-risk sale transactions. After this, he transitioned to Investment Management for Pegasus Tech Ventures located in Jakarta, Indonesia managing investment deals in the Southeast Asia region.
Jason Galvin (Technology Advisor) World explorer, entrepreneur, and blockchain technology enthusiast. Came from a career in Silicon Valley building web applications during the dot-com boom. Wanting to do it all over again, this time helping to build Web 3.0.
Hardin Santoso (Project Manager) Enterprise Planner Consultant with international clients and projects and across differing industries. Certified in Lean Six Sigma and Business Requirements Analysis. Specialized in EPM, Business Intelligence, Data Analytics, and Big Data research.
Melati (Business Development) is a data enthusiast who resides in Jakarta and is currently working for the biggest multimedia company in Indonesia, namely MNC Media, as a data analyst. She completed her bachelor's degree at Telkom University, majoring in ICT Business. Her interest in data began during her university studies when she was involved in a social computing and big data association. Her career also debuted in social media management, including Twitter and Telegram.
Pirda (Graphic Designer) is a graphic designer based in Bandung and is currently working at Wefund and undergoing various activities as a freelancer and volunteer at a charity foundation in Bandung. She has completed his studies majoring in multimedia engineering technology. Her interest in graphic design has been ingrained since her school days. Now she is expanding her skills to UI design and cartoon illustration.