Our mission

We make investing in cryptocurrencies safe, secure and accessible to everyone


CoinAlpha's team combines a unique skillset in technology, finance, design, and blockchain. We value multi-dimensional contributors, technical excellence, and the ability to learn quickly.

Michael Feng
Co-Founder
Full-Stack Software Engineer, Blockchain/Smart Contract Developer, and Finance Executive

Michael was Co-Founder and CEO of doxIQ, a venture-backed startup that utilized computer vision to extract structured data from unstructured documents. In 2015, Michael led doxIQ to an successful acquisition by Nitro Software, Inc, a leading document productivity company. After the acquisition, he led product management at Nitro.

Previously, Michael spent 9 years as a derivatives structurer and trader at JPMorgan and Citigroup. In 2004, he created and traded the first derivatives backed by mortgage-backed securities.

Michael has a MS in Management Science from Stanford University and a BS in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.

Martin Kou
Co-Founder
Machine Learning and Senior Software Engineer, Quantitative Trading Strategies

Martin was a Senior Software Engineer for over 5 years at Apple Inc., responsible for advanced technology and prototype projects involving natural language processing and machine learning, which included collaborating with the Siri team. Martin also worked on the iWork suite of apps.

Previously, Martin was Co-Founder and CTO of two startups, including Think Bulbs Ltd., one of the earliest iPhone app startups with more than a million users. Martin was also a core developer behind the open source project CKEditor, which was one of the top-ranked open source projects of the time.

Martin holds a BEng in Computer Engineering from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

Carlo P. Las Marias
Co-Founder
Full-Stack Software Engineer, Blockchain/Smart Contract Developer, and Finance Executive

Carlo was Co-Founder and CTO of Builtamont Tech International, a Big Data/government software startup in South East Asia, and Director of Private Equity and Venture Capital Investments for Builtamont International.

Carlo previously spent over 13 years in the investment banking industry and held positions as Executive Director/Vice President at Goldman, Sachs & Co., and Director roles at Deutsche Bank and UBS. Carlo was responsible for structuring interest rate and foreign exchange derivatives, creating structured investments and risk management solutions. Carlo also previously worked in Liability Management and Debt Capital Markets.

Carlo is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, with a BAS in Computer Science from the School of Engineering and BS in Economics (Finance) from The Wharton School, and graduate of ConsenSys Academy's 1st Ever Blockchain Developer Program.

Yvonne Zhang
Software Engineer
Full-Stack Software Engineer and Smart Contract Developer

Yvonne is a Full-Stack and Blockchain Software Engineer and a recent graduate of Northwestern University. She is passionate about blockchain technology and is thrilled to explore and utilize the blockchain to reinvent the future of financial services at CoinAlpha.

Yvonne holds a BA in Economics and Film Production from Northwestern University.



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