Ran is from an artistic family that is into Chinese ink art for three generations. Sh's also a wealth manager for High Net Worth families. She was also a blockchain project researcher for digital economy projects with United Nations.

She holds a bachelor's degree in Finance from Nankai Univeristy, and a Master of Public Administration degree in Economic Policy from Columbia University.

Artistic Director/Co-founder


​Boying SUN

Boying is a photographer and film maker. She worked at art galleries in Paris and obtains unique insights about cultural business. She speaks multiple languages. She holds a degree of MBA from Pepperdine University as well as a Master of visual art from National Tsing Hua University.

More of her work: Studio Asggan



CTO/Co-founder (Advisory role)

Qi was a technical lead leading development on multiple FinTech analytical platforms such as Barclays. She's also experienced in technology consulting projects in middle east and southeast Asia countries. She's always passionate about fashion-tech projects.

She obtained her MS degree of Computer Science from Columbia University. Recently she received her MBA from INSEAD.

Advisory Team


Joris J. F. Magenti

Adjunct faculty at Columbia University for entrepreneurship and venture capital; He has rich startup and project management experience in Central America, Europe and Africa.


Carla Hunt

Crafts collector and travel journalist. Over the last 25 years, Carla’s work has appeared in such publications as National Geographic, Vogue, American Airlines and British Airways in-flight magazines.


Catherine Liu

Professor in Visual Studies and Film and Media Studies at UC Irvine, School of Humanities . She is interested in critical theory and psychoanalysis.