John Patrick Mullin is the trade.io Managing Director of Research and Business Strategy, based out of the Hong Kong office. Prior to this, he was a senior FinTech research analyst at Guotai Junan Securities. John is an active member of the Shanghai FinTech community, and wider Asia Pacific region, where he serves as Regional Director of APAC for the FinTech Connector. John writes for Forbes, Cointelegraph, and LinkedIn China about blockchain and FinTech innovation. He is an ICO and FinTech advisor, advising several blockchain companies in Hong Kong, Germany, Switzerland, and the United States. Most notably, Orichal Partners, HelloFriend, and TV-Two.