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Meet the Leadership Team: Chief Investment Officer (CIO)

Updated: Oct 25, 2023

James Kang brings over 13 years of professional finance experience to the table, with a strong foundation in investment banking and trading. Throughout his career, he has navigated the complexities of financial markets with precision and expertise, making him a valuable asset in both traditional finance and the cryptocurrency industry.

In the realm of cryptocurrencies, James boasts 5+ years of hands-on experience, having actively traded across more than 100 different markets on six different exchanges. His ability to navigate crypto markets can be attributed to his role as a trader and quant at Samsung Securities, where he was responsible for developing algorithmic strategies and consistently generating alpha for the firm.

A seasoned veteran in major securities firms, James Kang is a recognized crypto trader and trading community leader in Korea. With a strong academic foundation, including a B.S. in Computer Science from POSTECH, James combines his financial prowess with technical knowledge, making him well- suited to navigate the ever-evolving world of finance and cryptocurrencies.


About GROW

Singapore-based GROW offers top-notch reward rates so that clients can safely grow their wealth on a leading global platform for lending and borrowing crypto assets. Additional company information and details on the GROW app can be found by visiting



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