According to the update, Fiona Cao has joined the firm in January 2019. Before this, she was employed with FollowMe Limited, a social community platform for finance and investment as Chief Marketing Officer for almost 1.5 years and was based in Shanghai.
Cao has extensive knowledge and experience of the FX industry and has worked in different capacities with several FX brokers. She had worked with TradeFXL/Markets.com as CN Marketing Director for almost two years from Feb 2015 to Oct. 2016. Prior to this, she had worked with Alpari (UK) Ltd for less than a year as CN Marketing Director.
In her own words, she is an “experienced Chief Marketing Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the internet industry. Skilled in Marketing Management, Crisis Management, Risk Management, Integrated Marketing, andBusiness Development.”
She has also been a co-founder at Follow me Education. She graduated with a BA. in Developmental and Child Psychology, Education from Shanghai Normal University.
Tezos Foundation Strengthens its Senior Management Team with Three New Hires
The company has appointed Attorney at Law Ulrich Sauter, as General Counsel of the Tezos Foundation, investment executive Eelco Fiole as Chief Financial Officer, and tech entrepreneur Lily Liu as an advisor to the board of the Foundation.
Ulrich Sauter has more than two decades of experience in the financial and legal industries and is currently employed as counsel for Naegeli & Partners Attorneys at Law Ltd.
Eelco Fiole is also an experienced market professional with over two decades of experience, and he is the sole managing partner and co-founder of Alpha Governance Partners.
Lily Liu has been on the advisory board since November of last year and is a PE professional and blockchain expert. She has co-founded Earn.com which was later acquired by Coinbase last year.
Ryan Jesperson, President of the Tezos Foundation commented on the new appointments:
“With the appointment of two senior executives, the Foundation is taking an important step forward by strengthening its internal expertise and capabilities. We look forward to having Ulrich Sauter, Eelco Fiole and Lily Liu working with the Foundation and bringing crucial governance, financial and industry-specific experience.”
Eelco Fiole also commented on his appointment:
“Observing the increasing maturity and institutionalization in the blockchain space, Tezos is excellently positioned to be a leading model for robust governance, supporting cutting-edge technological development and protocol adoption globally.”