Contributors


Neo Foundation Key Members

Hongfei Da

Founder of Neo, Chair of Neo Foundation, CEO of NGD
Hongfei Da is the founder of Neo, a leading open source blockchain platform that is building the infrastructure of the next-gen Internet with a vision to create a smart economy. As a pioneer in the international blockchain technology space, he founded AntShares in 2014 which was later renamed to Neo in June 2017. Leveraging on his extensive experience and expertise in blockchain technologies and innovations, he is widely recognized as a pioneering and visionary leader in the global blockchain industry.
Hongfei Da is the founder of Neo, a leading open source blockchain platform that is building the infrastructure of the next-gen Internet with a vision to create a smart economy. As a pioneer in the international blockchain technology space, he founded AntShares in 2014 which was later renamed to Neo in June 2017. Leveraging on his extensive experience and expertise in blockchain technologies and innovations, he is widely recognized as a pioneering and visionary leader in the global blockchain industry.

Erik Zhang

Founder and core developer of Neo, Chair of Neo Foundation
Erik is the founder and a core developer of Neo, author of the dBFT consensus mechanism. He is an expert on blockchain technology and information security, as well as a strong advocate for open source development. He leads Neo's global developer communities to continuously innovate, apply and promote technology in the blockchain field. Currently he is leading the development of Neo3, enhancing the developer experience, to get ready for enterprise blockchain applications.
Erik is the founder and a core developer of Neo, author of the dBFT consensus mechanism. He is an expert on blockchain technology and information security, as well as a strong advocate for open source development. He leads Neo's global developer communities to continuously innovate, apply and promote technology in the blockchain field. Currently he is leading the development of Neo3, enhancing the developer experience, to get ready for enterprise blockchain applications.

John deVadoss

Director of Enterprise Adoption
John leads the Enterprise Strategy & adoption and Neo Global Development in Seattle, WA, with a focus on the developer experience and tools. Previously he built and successfully exited two Machine Learning start-ups. Earlier in his career at Microsoft, John incubated and built Microsoft Digital from zero to $0.5B in revenue, and he led Architecture, Product, and Developer Engagement for the .NET platform v1. He has published a number of books on Software Architecture, and is currently working on a book on Decentralized Systems.
John leads the Enterprise Strategy & adoption and Neo Global Development in Seattle, WA, with a focus on the developer experience and tools. Previously he built and successfully exited two Machine Learning start-ups. Earlier in his career at Microsoft, John incubated and built Microsoft Digital from zero to $0.5B in revenue, and he led Architecture, Product, and Developer Engagement for the .NET platform v1. He has published a number of books on Software Architecture, and is currently working on a book on Decentralized Systems.

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