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About Us

About Us

Zipmex is a digital assets exchange that is focused on providing retail and institutional investors the ability to invest securely in digital assets.


We are in the business of supporting the nascent growth of the global digital assets industry. Together with a suite of advanced trading features and charting tools, our platform provides users with access to a liquid market for a wide selection of digital assets.

Our strategy focuses on providing 24/7 support, tools, and innovation for all users globally. Underpinning this strategy is our emphasis on robust security throughout the platform, ensuring an exceptional trading experience.

To fulfil our mission to our users, we have assembled a team of talented professionals and advisors with multi-disciplinary expertise.


"Our mission is to provide an exceptional digital assets
trading experience for all users."

Our management team


Marcus Lim

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
Marcus is the co-founder and CEO of Zipmex. He oversees the entire global expansion and development of the exchange ecosystem. He was previously the founder and CEO of, Australia’s fastest growing marketplace for local services, which was partially acquired by Fairfax Media to form part of the Domain Group (ASXLDHG). He was also the winner of the Anthill Entrepreneur Award and Deloitte APAC Fast 500.

Akalarp Yimwilai

Chief Legal Officer and Co-Founder
Akalarp was the Executive Director at AECS, a securities and investment bank in Thailand. He previously spearheaded the company's strategic evaluations and recommendation in funding structures for both the capital markets and new asset classes. Akalarp is trained as a lawyer and has worked in finance for 10 years. He is well-versed in compliance procedures and makes sure that the company adheres to the specific rules and regulations.

Nat Nunthapiwat

Chief Financial Officer
Nat is a senior finance professional with over 25 years of experience. The beginning of his career started in the U.S. and continues in Asia being part of management teams at multinational companies like Philip Morris, GE Money, HP and Saint Gobain. Nat was a co-founder of a start-up digital marketing agency focusing on social media platforms and was the CFO of Lazada Express Thailand. He was the project manager for Yum Thailand’s refranchising project. He received his BS in Accounting from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois and is a CPA in the U.S.

Ken Tabuki

Chief Product Officer
Ken previously worked with Marcus at Oneflare as COO and Head of Analytics. Under his guidance, Oneflare grew 60x and was Australia's fastest growing marketplace for local services. Ken brings to the team unrivalled experience in data analytics and big data, developing algorithms to understand consumer behaviour as part of formulating business strategy and user experience.
Kelvin Lam

Kelvin Lam

Head of Corporate Development
Entrepreneur with expertise in e-commerce and Fintech technologies. MBA from Harvard Business School along with an undergraduate double degree in Laws and Commerce. Extensive international exposure through formal schooling in Australia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, UK and USA. Apart from co-founding FeedMe Guru, also have extensive work experience in private equity firms, global commercial and investment banks, solicitor firms and barrister chambers, and Fintech startups.

James Tippett

Chief Technology Officer
James is a technology leader and entrepreneur. He started mining Bitcoins and exploring blockchain technology in 2013. He was previously the Head of Engineering at AirTasker, and was responsible for API design and development, along with other back-end infrastructure and systems design.
Proud Limpongpan

Proud Limpongpan

Chief Strategy Officer
Proud has international strategy exposure through living and working with multinational companies in nine countries across the globe. Prior to business school, Proud was a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group, focusing on establishing strategic initiatives for C-suite clients in the Telecom, Media, and Technology sector. Proud received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BSc in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science


Our strategic advisory board

Dr. Chaiya Yimwilai

Prof. Dr. Chaiya Yimwilai

Prof. Dr. Chaiya is currently the Vice Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand, as well as the Director and Chairman of Executive Committee AEC Securities Public Company. Dr. Chaiya brings to the board of advisors a wealth of experience in public service having also served in positions in the Thai Senate as well as SET-listed Charoen Pokphand.
Dr. Sathit Limpongpan

Dr. Sathit Limpongpan

Dr. Sathit is known for his expertise in finance, economics, law, and public administration. Dr. Sathit currently leads the charge to transform Thailand’s economic landscape as the Chair of the Committee of Economic Reforms. Dr. Sathit was also the former chairman of the Stock Exchange of Thailand, Krungthai Bank, the Thai Government Pension Fund amongst others.

Jeff Ward

Jeff Ward is the Head of NEX markets in Asia at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME). He is a successful executive with extensive financial experience, both domestically and globally, covering a wide range of customers including large corporates, middle market, banks, broker/dealers and fund companies. Jeff has a track record of successfully developing and growing markets/relationships, building sales teams, and developing internal relationships.

Ritchard Lim

Ritchard is the Head of Regional Operations at the Electronic Brokering System (EBS) in Southeast Asia. He is one of the pioneers in network engineering and telecommunications in Singapore. He has extensive experience in operating and managing the implementation of electronic intermediary system technology in Asia which generates more than US $ 10 billion FX transactions per day.

Ryan Lye

Ryan is the founder of Crypto Grinders, a digital assets media company that believes in financial inclusion for all. Crypto Grinders strives to educate their audience about digital assets, blockchain technology, decentralized applications and commerce. He is also an established influencer in his field and likes to share his opinions and knowledge about various online platforms when speaking at conventions. Prior to this field, he was a relations manager in banking for 6 years, handling client investment portfolios and providing financial advice.

Steph Moss

Stephen is a blockchain expert with several years as commentator, trader, and advisor for the next stage of the project. He founded Decentralized Capital and heads Blackcitrus, a leading venture capital company based in Sydney. Stephen also acts as Director of MossCapital (now Eleanor Investments ASX: ENN), COzero, and is a delegation of the United Nations. He has a Bachelor of Economics degree from Sydney University, and an MBA from Macquarie Graduate School of Management.