Lon Wong has more than 30 years experience building startups and businesses from engineering consultancy to software applications and ISPs. Prior to ProximaX, Lon served as the first president of the NEM.io Foundation, Ltd., a global open-source blockchain technology project where he was instrumental in the design and promotion of the NEM blockchain project. With the knowledge and experience gained from the NEM project and Lon’s leadership, ProximaX is poised to create a paradigm shift in how industries at large are able to adopt and utilize Blockchain technology. Lon is also the founder and CEO of Dragonfly Fintech Pte. Ltd., a fintech company that specializes in mobile payments using Blockchain technology. Previously, Lon served as Vice-President of the Association of Consulting Engineers in Malaysia. He also served on the Malaysian Board of Engineers, the Construction Industry Development Board of Malaysia, the Standard and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia, Energy Commission of Malaysia and was a member of the Green Building Index Accreditation Panel. As part of his impact investing activities, Lon funded a project in providing Applied Behavior Analysis therapy for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and established an autism centre in Malaysia. Lon holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Honors), in Electrical Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Australia.