Who we are

The Aion Foundation is an exempted company incorporated, existing and registered as a foundation company under the laws of the Cayman Islands, with operating teams spread around the world. The Aion Foundation has a board of directors to manage the business and affairs of the foundation company. The Aion Foundation has also formed a Technical Steering Committee to provide technical direction for the Aion Network.


Board of Directors (BOD)

The Aion Foundation has a board of directors to manage the business and affairs of the foundation company. The board currently has two directors, Matthew Spoke and Jin Tu, who are two of the founders of the Aion Network. The board intends to meet at least quarterly to review and approve financial statements, budgets, and material transactions. The Aion Foundation adamantly believes in bringing transparency and accountability to the blockchain ecosystem.

Matthew Spoke

Matthew Spoke

Director
Matt is the Co- founder of the Aion Foundation. Prior to his current role, Matt founded Deloitte’s first blockchain team, Rubix and co-founded Nuco Inc. Matt is an active and founding board member of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance and a founding director of the Blockchain Technology Coalition of Canada. Matt also serves as a Faculty Member at Singularity University. Since the earliest days of blockchain, Matt has been a leading advocate for the potential social benefits of decentralized technologies and is working actively to establish fair and responsible rules and principles for the future governance of this important new industry. Matt believes blockchain is a revolutionary technology that has the potential to solve some of the world's greatest online challenges.
Jin Tu

Jin Tu

Director
Jin is the Co-founder of Aion Foundation. He holds a Master of Science from Beihang University and built his career in software design and development, gaining specialist knowledge in securities exchange. He was an early Bitcoin enthusiast and worked as Chief Architect and Senior Developer with a Multi-Exchange Bitcoin Trading Platform in Montreal prior to joining Rubix, Deloitte’s first blockchain team. As co-founder and CTO of Nuco, he immediately saw parallels between where blockchain technology is today and where the internet was in the early 2000’s. Jin joined Matthew Spoke to co-found Aion Foundation as a industry leader in decentralized ledger technology. Jin believes in engineering excellence and ensuring that the Aion Foundation has a forward-looking focus on research and development.

Technical Steering Committee (TSC)

The Aion Foundation is forming a Technical Steering Committee (the “Aion TSC”) to represent the Aion Community and to provide the technical direction for the Aion Network. The Aion TSC will meet regularly to set engineering workflows, milestones, roadmaps, and release dates, as well as review and approve engineering proposals from the Aion Community. The Aion TSC intends to operate transparently, collaboratively, respectfully and democratically among its members. We will soon be publishing our TSC Charter where we will request your feedback on – stay tuned.