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Justin Sun is the CEO and Founder of TRON, the largest decentralized ecosystem in the world, and the CEO of BitTorrent. He is dedicated to accelerating the decentralization of the internet through blockchain technology and decentralized applications.
Justin previously worked at Ripple as Chief Representative of Greater China, and founded Peiwo in 2013, one of the largest voice live streaming apps in China. His educational background includes a Master’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Bachelor’s degree from Peking University, and he is the only millennial student in the first batch of entrepreneurs at Hupan University (created by Jack Ma, Chairman of the Alibaba Group). Justin was named 2017 Forbes 30 under 30 Asia, Forbes 30 under 30 China from 2015 to 2017, and Davos Global Shaper in 2014.
On June 4, 2019, Justin won the record-breaking bid for Warren Buffett charity lunch at $4,567,888. Later on January 23, 2020, Justin had dinner with Mr. Buffett and 4 blockchain industry leaders in Omaha, United States. This event was held out of charity, but meanwhile it brought TRON under the spotlight. Following the dinner, a host of globally-renowned companies reached out to TRON to seek cooperation.