AnChain.AI welcomes Silicon Valley gaming industry experts and investors Hansong Zhangformer chief scientist of Pokemon GO creator Niantic, and Rex Ngchairman and co-founder of global mobile gaming company 6waves, in developing the next generation of Web3 innovation.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Leading Mobile Gaming Industry Innovators – Hansong Zhangformer chief scientist of Pokemon GO creator Niantic and Rex Ng, chairman and co-founder of mobile game publisher 6waves – joined AnChain.AI as an investor and advisor, respectively. Zhang and Ng bring their expertise to the leading blockchain technology provider’s ongoing mission to deliver the next generation of Web3 innovation to the masses, including its upcoming launch of the highly anticipated Tenzing Web3 NFT platform.
Pokemon GO’s Chief Scientist and 6waves Co-Founder join AnChain.AI to launch the next generation of Web3 innovation.
This announcement follows a record year of unprecedented growth in the NFT market, with total transaction volume reaching $17.5 billion in 2021, up 21,350% compared to 2020. AnChain.AI’s Tenzing Platform provides the industry’s most secure, compliant, and comprehensive Web3 solution designed to empower artists, luxury brands, celebrities, and beyond to tap into opportunities unexplored market. Tenzing Platform Trusted by Global Fortune 500 Company Doosan Corporationformer NBA All-Star Metta World Peaceand dozens of other creators, influencers and industry leaders.
Victor’s FangCEO and Co-Founder of AnChain.AI, comments, “I am delighted to welcome more industry experts to join our mission to enable Web3. Our A-Player team is fortunate to seize this opportunity. unprecedented to shape the future of Web3!”
AnChain.AI redoubles its commitment to secure and sustainable growth of the Web3 ecosystem, offering the market’s only fully compliant and secure all-in-one solution to tap into new revenue streams and creative capabilities community through NFTs. The company reported Web3 activation revenue growth of over 400% in the first quarter of 2022, with plans to expand its offerings alongside the official launch of Tenzing in May 2022.
“AnChain.AI is at the forefront of NFT-enabled solutions,” said Rex Ng. “They have already built the technology infrastructure and partnered with multiple brands, celebrities, influencers and more. With the rise of NFT games, AnChain.AI is poised to explore new synergistic opportunities with the next wave of NFT game companies.”
“Digital goods, virtual economy and security are the pillars of online human coexistence and co-experience of the future,” said Hansong Zhang, a former executive at Pokemon GO creator Niantic. “AnChain.AI’s virtual assets and security platforms are essential enabling technologies that are ushering in technological and societal transformations. It’s so exciting to be involved with AnChain and be a front-row participant in this future. “
Already endorsed by the world’s leading cryptocurrency firms, financial institutions and regulators, including the US SEC, AnChain.AI now brings its expertise in smart contract intelligence, cryptography and cloud infrastructure to the Web3 space. Combining this with its patented bank-grade Web3 security with a refined customer experience, AnChain.AI will usher in a new era of digital innovation.
On Rex Ng
Rex is the President and Co-Founder of 6waves, a global mobile game publisher with several Top Grossing games in the UNITED STATES and APAC, where he manages all operational aspects of 6waves, including product development, user acquisition, analytics and business development. Rex began his career in Silicon Valley building HP’s BI system and data warehouse, followed by the next decade at Yahoo Inc., leading the Yahoo Strategic Data Solution team.
On Hansong Zhong
dr. Hansong Zhang is a Silicon Valley-based scientist, entrepreneur, and investor. He helped build two multi-billion dollar companies in the United States. He was chief scientist at Niantic Inc., maker of the hit AR game Pokemon Go, where he led technology initiatives in augmented reality (AR) and artificial intelligence (AI).
He was the founding vice president of technology at Roblox Corporation, a leading NYSE-listed Metaverse company and the world’s largest platform for games and user-created spaces. He co-founded Wearality Corporation, a company that brought military-grade optical technology to the consumer space. Prior to that, he held technical leadership positions at Silicon Graphics (SGI) and Nvidia. During his first startup, he designed a graphics engine that, through acquisition, powered Google Earth. His consulting firm has advised on emerging visual computing, computer vision and artificial intelligence technologies at some of the world’s largest technology companies, including Google, Microsoft, Intel and AMD.
AnChain.AI is an AI-powered cybersecurity company that improves blockchain security, risk, and compliance strategies. AnChain.AI was founded in 2018 by cybersecurity and enterprise software veterans from FireEye and Mandiant. Backed by Silicon Valley and Wall Street VCs, and featured in the Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator, the company is trusted by more than 100 clients from more than 10 countries across these industries: VASPs, financial institutions, and government, including the American SEC (Securities and exchange commission). Featured by CBS News, MIT Tech Review, Coindesk, and DEFCON, AnChain.AI’s AML Engine Reviews $1 billion in everyday crypto transactions.