Product Lead at Parity Technologies
Solving blockchains scalability and interoperability issue with the open source framework Substrate
Nicole Zhu is an engineer at Parity Technologies working on building the 3rd, decentralised Web. She works on Substrate, an open-source blockchain builder, that enables anyone with a compelling use-case to easily build and connect their businesses on top of a blockchain.
Formerly, she was the Vice President of Fraud & Risk at GO-JEK, a fin-tech and ride hailing conglomerate in Southeast Asia, where she led a team of 70 fraud busters. They used data and machine learning to combat financial fraud and money laundering, which subsequently led her into the blockchain industry.
Nicole comes from a software engineering background having been a software engineer at Ideo, Pivotal Labs and holds a MS computer science and a BS in ME from Stanford.
About Nicole’s Talk
The economics and inevitability of Polkadot: And what it means for your startup