Rex is a serial entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience in the Internet, technology, media and software industries. Rex is currently the CEO & Co-Founder of AIVON, the first blockchain protocol and ecosystem for building decentralized video applications leveraging AI metadata, which is building the first Open Video Search Engine, and the Chairman & Co-Founder of iVideoSmart, a global Internet TV network with over 500 million addressable users.
Previously, Rex was the CEO of uCast (previously known as Qello), an OTT Video Platform technology provider, CEO & Co-Founder of 8sian Media (acquired 2017), the leading Asian multi-channel network with over 5 billion video views in 2017, Co-Founder & CEO of DAVE.TV (acquired 2008), one of the first IPTV platforms, Founding Investor of Applied Semantics (acquired by Google, 2003) that developed AdSense, CEO & Co-Founder of Einux (acquired 2003), a leading high performance computing server manufacturer, and Envision Computers (acquired 1998), a leading PC manufacturer. Rex have founded and run multiple startups and achieved numerous successful exits creating shareholder value in excess of a billion dollars. Rex’s companies have won numerous awards including Best of CES, Best of Internet World, Red Herring 100 and Always On 100.