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Daniel ShinCEO of Terra

Dan is the founder and former CEO of TicketMonster, Korea’s leading e-commerce platform with $3.5 billion in GMV. He is also a co-founder and board member of Fast Track Asia, a company-builder that established and sold multiple businesses including Fast Five (office sharing platform) and FoodFly (food delivery, acquired by Yogiyo). Dan is one of the best known entrepreneurs and investors in East Asia, with extensive expertise and deep networks in e-commerce. He has a BS in Economics from Wharton Undergrad.Terra is designing a price-stable digital currency that will power the next-generation payment network on the blockchain. Terra partners with some of the fastest growing eCommerce companies, including TMON, Woowa Brothers, Qoo10, Carousell, and TIKI, to bring blockchain’s benefits to merchants and everyday consumers. To date, a total of fifteen companies with a total of USD $25 billion in annual transaction volume and 40 million customers have joined the Terra Alliance, setting the stage for Terra to become a medium of exchange at massive scale. By bridging the gap between digital currencies and real-world application, Terra aims to grow the real GDP of the blockchain economy.