Lawrence is the CEO of RAMP DEFI, a leading decentralized finance solution that unlocks liquid capital from staked assets. RAMP DEFI is supported by leading international investors including Alameda Research, ParaFi Capital, Arrington XRP Capital, Signum Capital and LayerX Capital.
Prior to RAMP DEFI, Lawrence was the Managing Director of Hashed.Labs, a blockchain incubator that is an official partner of the Singapore government.
In addition to Hashed.Labs, Lawrence was concurrently the Head of International Growth for IOST, a leading blockchain infrastructure protocol supported by Sequoia Capital, ZhenFund, Matrix Partners and other global investors.
Prior to his move into blockchain, Lawrence had spent 5 years in leading financial institutions including JP Morgan, BNP Paribas and KPMG across asset management and corporate M&A functions.