about Peter Shiau

One-Line Bio

I am a senior executive with 20 years of experience in corporate innovation, product management, and professional services for consumer and enterprise software companies.

What I Do Now
  • Looking for new adventures in the blockchain and fintech
  • Playaxis – CEO of consulting and development studio and home for all of my side projects
List of Companies I Have Worked For
  • Blockstack.io – CEO / cofounder of a blockchain-as-a-service startup, acquired by Digital Asset Holdings
  • Standard Chartered Bank – product development for the bank’s technology innovation group
  • Shinobi Labs – advisor for health games start-up
  • Tumri – dynamic ad creative optimization, acquired by Collective
  • Aggregate Knowledge – recommendation engine and display ad optimization, acquired by Neustar
  • VeriSign – enterprise security and infrastructure
  • Kontiki – peer-to-peer video communication for enterprises, acquired by VeriSign
  • AOL – consumer Internet portal and advertising network
LinkedIn Profile

If you would like to contact me, please connect with me on Linkedin.


  • Bloomberg Business: Blockchain Startup Joins Fray to Overhaul Banking Systems (June 2015)
  • Coindesk: Blockstack.io on Wall Street’s Budding Blockchain Interest (August 2015)
  • Profit-Loss: Blockchain: Getting Beyond the Buzz (August 2015)
  • FinovateFall 2015: Blockstack.io video demo (September 2015)