Alex Fine
Co-Founder & CEO
Alex is a builder. In high school, Alex founded a studying app, Quill. Quill grew to 200k users & 10k paid subscribers by the time it was acquired in February 2018. Alex studied math & computer science at Stanford University.
Mario Baxter
Co-Founder & CTO
Mario is a technologist. Mario competed in triathlons (won six national medals) and previously worked as an AI engineer & researcher. He was the youngest person ever invited onto Meta's FAIR team. Mario graduated in three years from Stanford University where he studied computer science.
Chaz Cui
Founding Engineer
Chaz is a system architect. Before Fun, Chaz was a software development engineer at AWS and co-founder of Youqingkuang Tech Co – a business he started with a professor in China. Chaz published three blockchain papers and filed five blockchain patents while earning his Masters in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science from UC Berkeley.
Aaron Chew
Founding Engineer
Aaron is a problem solver. During high school Aaron competed in USACO competitions, where he was ranked one of the top twenty competitive programmers in the United States. Aaron previously founded FusePay and researched UTXO optimization as part of the MIT Digital Currency Initiative. Aaron studied computer science at Columbia University.
Caleb Sirak
Founding Engineer
Caleb Sirak is a hustler. Before Fun Caleb worked with the UN on distributed computing applications in Africa. Caleb previously founded FusePay and was the director of engineering at Bubble Meets. Caleb studied computer science at MIT.
James Rezendes
James is a creator. Before Fun James worked on multiple startups, building out web3 apps, social media platforms, live broadcasting systems, and 3D/VR websites. James also founded Valoria, a peer-to-peer virtual world with AI generated NPCs, a P2P chat system and an ability to buy digital property with cryptocurrencies. James studied at Make School.
Samuel Huang
Samuel is a creative. Before Fun Samuel worked as a designer, focused on Fintech, at Upperstudy. Samuel was a regents scholar at UC San Diego, where he received a BS in data science.
Panda Xu
Panda is a tinkerer. Before Fun Panda was a software development engineer at Amazon, where he optimized cloud architectures. Panda was a CS&E scholar (top 1% of CS students) at UMN, & received an MS from Cornell University.
Jeff Tsang
Chief of Staff
Jeff is a go-getter. Before Fun Jeff did research under Dan Boneh at Stanford University. Previously, Jeff worked as an engineer at Convex Labs and worked in strategy at the Celo Foundation. Jeff earned a BS at UC Berkeley & a MS from Stanford University.
Albert Su
Albert is a hacker. Before Fun, Albert was the first engineer at Risk Harbor, which reached over $200m in TVL. As a side proejct, he launched the 2nd most popular DeX on the Evmos blockchain. Beyond Risk Harbor, Albert worked as an engineer at the NSA and Coinbase. Albert earned a BS in CS at UC Berkeley.