CRYPTO FEST 2022
Michael Wu is Co-founder and CEO of Amber Group, a leading global crypto finance service provider. Prior to founding Amber Group, Michael was a quantitative analyst at Goldman Sachs, a macro trader at Morgan Stanley, and a portfolio manager at a billion-dollar hedge fund. Michael is a member of Mensa International and a 2019 Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia honoree.
Founded in 2017, Amber Group is a leading crypto finance service provider, operating 24/7 with a presence in Hong Kong, Taipei, Seoul, and Vancouver. To date, Amber Group has cumulatively traded over $500 billion across 100+ electronic exchanges, with over $1.5 billion in assets under management. In Q1 2021, Amber Group raised $100 million in Series B funding and became the latest FinTech unicorn valued over $1 billion. Amber Group is backed by crypto heavyweights and leading global investors including China Renaissance Group, Tiger Global Management, DCM Ventures, Tiger Brokers, Sky9 Capital, Arena Holdings, Tru Arrow Partners, A&T Capital, Gobi Partners, Paradigm, Pantera Capital, Coinbase Ventures, Blockchain.com, Polychain Capital, Dragonfly Capital, and Fenbushi Capital.