LONDON, Feb. 25, 2020 — Bitcoin Association has named Ella Qiang as the latest of its managers in Asia. Based in Singapore, Ella will advance growth of Bitcoin Satoshi Vision (BSV) through Southeast Asian countries. Her work will help grow the Bitcoin SV ecosystem among developers, enterprises, infrastructure service providers, venture investors, and Bitcoin users.
Ella’s hire is another step in the global expansion of Bitcoin Association. She joins two other strong Asia region managers for the industry organization, all with considerable experience in both Bitcoin and business: Lise Li (China) and Jerry David Chan (Japan and South Korea).
Ella has been actively involved in the Bitcoin SV ecosystem from the beginning. She is a founding team member at RelayX, a Bitcoin SV based superwallet that enables payments between cryptocurrency and fiat platforms, and founding member at Float SV, a Bitcoin SV focused digital asset exchange. Ella is also the organizer of CambrianSV, a proof-of-work bootcamp accelerating application development on Bitcoin SV. Prior to Bitcoin SV, Ella worked for two years as Director of Partnerships at Stellar Development Foundation, leading enterprise adoption and ecosystem development in APAC. She also worked for almost 3 years as a Project Finance Manager for China Development in Hangzhou, China. Ella has a background in banking and corporate finance and holds an M.B.A. from UCLA Anderson School of Management.
Remarking on her appointment, Ella explains: “Stability, security and scalability are the core characteristics that enterprises and entrepreneurs seek in underlying infrastructure. Bitcoin SV is the only such protocol, and has the capacity to become the technical fabric of all global economic activity.