Eric Yuan works as SVP of Business Development for ICONIZ. A very early adopter and investor of bitcoin and various blockchain related projects. Held CEO and CFO positions at two bitcoin related startups. Previously worked in old money world of equity proprietary trading, PIMCO, and global macro hedge fund. Presently also a Angel investor and Startup Mentor for Yang Ventures. Previous life was a pharmaceutical research and development chemist at Valeant Pharmaceuticals (NYSE: VRX). Educational background in Biochemistry and Philosophy from UCSB, UCI, and CSUF.