Anndy Lian 连炜蔃
Chief Digital Advisor, Mongolian Productivity Organization
Advisor, Government Relations & Partnership Chief , Bybit
Best Selling Book Author “Blockchain Revolution 2030” (Best Seller on Kyobo, the largest bookstore chain in South Korea)
Advisory Panel, China-ASEAN Business Alliance
Partner, Blockchain Investment, Passion Venture Capital (Granted Capital Market Services license from Singapore regulator MAS)
Former Advisory Board Member, Hyundai DAC Technology (Blockchain arm of Hyundai Motor Group)
Former Blockchain Adviser, Asian Productivity Organization (Governmental organization)
Former Chairman, Asia, BigONE (Global Crypto Exchange based in the Netherlands, Top 30 on CMC)
Former Member, Gyeongsangbuk-do Blockchain Special Committee, Government of the Republic of Korea
Former Chairman, Korea eSports Industry Association (Singapore Chapter)
Former Founding Partner, INFLUXO (NFT collection featuring two-time FIFA World Player of the Year, Ronaldinho)
Former CEO, LINFINITY (World's First Distributed Supply Chain Platform)
Anndy Lian is an all-rounded business strategist in Asia. He has provided advisory across a variety of industries for local, international, public listed companies and governments. He is an early blockchain adopter and experienced serial entrepreneur, book author, investor, board member and keynote speaker.
Currently, he is appointed as the Chief Digital Advisor at Mongolia Productivity Organization, championing national digitization.
Prior to his current appointments, he was the Chairman of BigONE Exchange, a global top 30 ranked crypto spot exchange and was also the Advisory Board Member for Hyundai DAC, the blockchain arm of South Korea’s largest car manufacturer Hyundai Motor Group where he looks after the governance and compliance aspects of the business.
He also played a pivotal role as the Blockchain Advisor for Asian Productivity Organisation (APO), an intergovernmental organization committed to improving productivity in the Asia-Pacific region. He advises the Secretariat on the latest concepts and applications of blockchain technologies in cybersecurity and IoT network data integrity across smart factories and upskills the Secretariat staff in blockchain technologies as applicable to productivity. APO members include Bangladesh, Cambodia, Republic of China, Fiji, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Islamic Republic of Iran, Japan, Republic of Korea, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Anndy was part of the Gyeongsangbuk-do Blockchain Special Committee, Government of Republic Korea, together with industry experts such as Brock Pierce (Chairman, Bitcoin Foundation) and Alexis Sirkia (Founder of Yellow.com), helping the province to grow using blockchain technologies. He is the Chairman (Singapore) of Korea eSports Industry Association (KeIA) where he is actively promoting eSports to go mainstream and adopt cryptocurrencies.
Anndy was also the CEO of LINFINITY, the World's First Distributed Supply Chain Platform that disrupts the supply chain industry through a transparent and traceable system. LINFINITY has a successful business in Singapore, Japan, Hong Kong, China, and Korea.
Anndy played a leadership role in not-for-profit and quasi-government linked organizations such as the Singapore Business Federation (SBF) and Singapore Institute of International Affairs (SIIA) where he worked alongside policymakers, private sector decision-makers, and experts to create business value propositions for different industries.
He wrote a book titled “Blockchain Revolution 2030” and is published by Kyobo, the largest bookstore chain in South Korea. Together with co-authors, Park Young Sook and Shawn Hamnison, they share insights on how blockchain technology played an important foundation for the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
NFT: From Zero to Hero is his latest book. Zero to Hero is a call to anyone and everyone excited about the prospect of the world of NFT. Bound by imagination only, the NFT space is still in its early days and early adopters can be a “hero” in their search for new possibilities. The book is available on Amazon and Bybit. More than 8,000 copies were sold.
His blockchain knowledge and work have drawn attention from various international media such as Forbes, Bloomberg, Reuters, Fortune, Yahoo, Nasdaq, FOX News, The Straits Times, Business Times, Channel News Asia, ABC News, Singapore Business Review, Asia Business Weekly, CBS News, CNET, ZDNET and more.
In 2022, he was awarded an Honorary Doctoral Degree by the Academic Council of Ulaanbaatar Erdem University in recognition of his contribution to the development of productivity science in Mongolia.
Anndy is also the founder, investor, advisor, author and board member to several other companies in Asia and Europe. An avid supporter of incubating start-ups, Anndy has investments in several traditional companies. He has also been a private investor for the past eight years. With a growth investment mindset, Anndy strategically demonstrates this in the companies he chooses to be involved with. He believes that what he is doing through blockchain technology currently will revolutionise and redefine traditional businesses. He also believes that the blockchain industry has to be "redecentralised".
Google Podcast: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy81ODc0YTgwOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw==
Apple Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/anndy-lian-podcast/id1564652580
Amazon Author Page: https://www.amazon.com/author/anndylian
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=18NY4q8AAAAJ&hl
Finance Magnates: https://www.financemagnates.com/author/anndy-lian/
He covers a range of topics and is a subject matter expert in the following:
- Blockchain Development
- Blockchain Governance & Compliance
- Future Trends
- Supply chain Management
- Knowledge Management
- Strategic Thinking
- Big Data
- Artificial Intelligence
- Emerging Markets
- Business Continuity
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