The People's Exchange

About Kucoin

Founded by a group of blockchain enthusiasts who had proved themselves in industry giants like Ant Financial and GF Securities, Kucoin aims at providing users digital asset transaction and exchange services which are even more safe and convenient, integrating premium assets worldwide, and constructing state of the art transaction platform.

Timeline of our vision into a new reality.

This timeline details our funding and development goals.

  • R&D team assembled
  • Kucoin receives Angel Investment from the consultant team and investors
  • Kucoin V1.0 goes live
  • Kucoin adds KCS/BTC market
  • Kucoin Bounus plan launchs
  • Kucoin adds NEO/BTC, GAS/BTC, ETH/BTC market
  • Kucoin publishes RESTful API for end users
  • Kucoin adds USDT market
  • Kucoin lists more than 15 crypto currencies
  • Mobile Apps release including iOS and Android
  • Daily volume reaches 2000 BTC

Kucoin Core Team

Let us introduce you to the team that will make it all happen.


Michael Gan


Former technical expert of Ant Financial of Alibaba Group, a veteran of financial solutions, and senior partner of Internet giants like MikeCRM, KF5.COM, etc


Eric Don


A senior Internet researcher, systems architect, and Internet industry star. CTO and senior partner of famous IT companies including YOULIN.COM, KITEME and REINIOT, etc.


Top Lan


Open source community Technical expert, manager of multiple mainstream open source projects in Github, designer and deployer of Kucoin financial exchange system.


John Li

President of the Business Operations Group

President of Jianbang Communication and project director of group-purchase magnates. Managed 30+ group-purchase service centers over China with his special insight of consumer finance.


Jack Zhu

Marketing Director

Operations Director of iBOX PAY Southwestern China, manager of a marketing team with 300+ employees.


Kent Li

Operation Director

Operations & Maintenance development expert, Operations & Maintenance director and architects of multiple Internet titans, Stanford University REAP project Operations & Maintenance director.


Remy Ran

Product Designer




Art Designer

历任多家广告媒体创意总监职位,奥美美术指导,作品多次收录于Asia-Pacific design,专注于企业品牌建设推广。



Principle iOS Engineer

高级开发工程师,多年移动端iOS及Android开发经验,尤其精通iOS平台开发,曾任mobile Team Leader,github贡献者及活跃者。


Will Zhang

Principle Android Engineer

Once worked as in charge for 91 assistant android Team in ChengDu ,after worked for Baidu Company the rank of T5 ,has two patents



Principle Backend Engineer




Principle Frontend Engineer

高级前端工程师。熟知企业级应用开发与网络安全规范,曾供职于 MikeCRM,具有严谨的全栈技术栈。

Community members

Here are our great community members, we won't make it without the great community.

Our advantages

The founding team of Kucoin Blockchain Asset Exchange Platform has carried out in-depth research on blockchain technology as early as in 2011 and achieved the technical architecture of Kucoin exchange platform in 2013. The Kucoin team has officially entered the blockchain asset trading service platform in 2017 with the most reliable and extended technical architecture, superior service and better operation strategies to better serve blockchain asset transaction.