David Hsiao

Director

Mr. Hsiao has more than a decade of experience in hospitality, fintech, and cryptocurrencies in China, Singapore, and the United States. He started his career with Park Hyatt Beijing having managed over 100 events with clients from various fields including Chanel, Prada, Nike, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Jaeger-LeCoultre, and more. He then ventured into digital currency startups. In 2017, he founded Black Diamond Group, a full-service cryptocurrency consultancy specializing in branding, marketing, listings, and advisory. The company has worked with some of the most influential companies in the industry including Binance, OKX, Ethereum Foundation, Bitfinex, Chainlink, and more.


Mr. Hsiao is also a co-founder of Block Journal, a monthly digital magazine interviewing prominent figures in the cryptocurrency industry and covering educational and entertainment news from the business. In 2022, Mr. Hsiao launched the NFT Astro Baby Club.

He is currently based between New York and Beijing. He is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California, San Diego.

David Hsiao