Teck Chia is a Partner at Binance Labs, where he is supporting the Binance and general crypto ecosystem through various initiatives. Before that, he has played the role of an investor, entrepreneur, product manager and software engineer in Silicon Valley for many years. He discovered Bitcoin in 2012 and founded HashTrust.com, a smart contracts platform on Bitcoin. Teck holds a BSc. and MEng. in Computer Science and Cognitive Science from Cornell University.