About

Justin Sun is a tech entrepreneur, the founder of the cryptocurrency platform TRON and current CEO of BitTorrent. Justin Sun holds an M.A. in East Asia Studies from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in History from Peking University. He is also the former chief representative of the Greater China area of Ripple; founder and CEO of mobile social App Peiwo.

When he was 26, Sun was chosen by Jack Ma to study at Hupan University, he was the only millennial among the first graduates of Hupan University. Besides that, he became the cover figure of Yazhou Zhoukan in 2011; Davos Global Youth Leaders in 2014. 2015 CNTV Most noteworthy new entrepreneur; was named Forbes China 30 Under 30 from 2015 through 2017. Sun placed the record-breaking $4.5 million bid to have a private lunch with Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett in June 2019.

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  • Main Organizations:

    TRON Foundation

  • Born:

    Mon, Jan 1st, 1990

  • Nationality:

    Chinese

  • Education:

    University of Pennsylvania, M.A. in East Asia Studies
    Peking University, B.A. in History

  • Current Projects:

    TRON Foundation - Founder
    BitTorrent - CEO

  • Previous Projects:

    Greater China area of Ripple - chief representative
    Peiwo (mobile social app) - Founder and CEO

News About Justin Sun

Justin Sun Acquires “Femme Nue Couchee Au Collier” by Picasso, and “Three Self Portraits” by Andy Warhol For The First Listed Release on JUST NFT Fund
By April 1st, 2021
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Justin Sun Acquires “Femme Nue Couchee Au Collier” by Picasso, and “Three Self Portraits” by Andy Warhol For The First Listed Release on JUST NFT Fund

By April 1st, 2021

Justin Sun, founder of TRON and CEO of BitTorrent, has won the bid for Picasso’s “Femme nue couchée au collier” and Andy Warhol’s “Three self portraits” at the hammer price of $20 million & $2 million respectively at the 20th Century Art evening auctions at Christie’s in London.