Dr. Raullen Chai


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IoTeX CEO and Co-Founder. Dr. Raullen Chai is an expert cryptographer, privacy and data security expert who before co-founding IoTeX worked at Google, Uber and Oracle. His vision for IoTeX is to ensure the IoT MachineFi economy that McKinsey says will be worth up to $12 trillion by 2030 is in the hands of the people and not Big Tech as it currently is. He is also an academic with a Ph.D. from the University of Waterloo, where his research focused on designing, analyzing lightweight ciphers and IoT authentication protocols. At Google, he led many important security initiatives for its technical infrastructure, including mitigation of SSL attacks, privacy-preserving SSL offloading, enabling Certificate Transparency for all Google services. He was also the founding engineer of Google Cloud Load Balancer (GCLB), which now serves thousands of cloud services with 1+ million queries per second.