Jenga BCG (Business Consulting Group) is a Singapore-based consultancy that was founded with the mission of championing technological innovation and an ecosystem of entrepreneurship through empowering technology startups and accelerating their success. We also enable businesses with a view towards global expansion and cross-border operations. Our value proposition includes expertise and connections within the blue ocean industries of blockchain, digital assets, fund management, and family office establishment.
Providing a comprehensive suite of business solutions ranging from corporate governance to compliance across important onshore and offshore jurisdictions, Jenga BCG not only partners clients in building a robust foundation for their business needs, but also shares insights gleaned from working with their peers.
To date, Jenga BCG has successfully empowered over 1000 businesses worldwide since 2017.
There are five business units that comprise Jenga BCG:
A consultancy specialising in compliance within regulated areas including digital payment token, blockchain token offering, fund management, and family office establishment. Jenga Solutions has supported the launch of hundreds of fintech projects worldwide. Working in partnership with Ziggurat Technology, China, allows us to achieve two strategic advantages for our clients. Firstly, clients looking for high-quality technology development resources can tap into the capabilities of our combined teams in China. Secondly, clients seeking to penetrate the Chinese market will find our extensive knowledge and on-the-ground resources invaluable.
A corporate secretarial firm certified by Singapore’s Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) providing incorporation and corporate governance support to global businesses that use Singapore as a launchpad for expansion into Asia. As opposed to other corporate secretarial firms, the knowledge sharing environment within Jenga BCG ensures that Jenga Corp's professionals deliver value on top of service excellence by customising solutions to wider industry contexts and business needs of our clients.
JENGA HUMAN RESOURCES
An employment agency registered with Singapore’s Ministry of Manpower connecting businesses in the Finance industry with talents, as well as supporting them through human resources administration including hiring and payroll management. Differentiating ourselves from traditional service providers, Jenga Human Resources understands that demand for the right personnel is crucial to driving technology startups and global enterprises into the future. We exemplify this by fusing digital solutions and in-depth knowledge of our industry experts into tailored human resources solutions for our clients.
A professional services firm with ACRA and ACCA-accredited specialists delivering competency in accounting, audit, tax filing, tax advisory, financial planning, business valuation, business restructuring, and due diligence.
JENGA ADVISORS LLC
A Washington, DC-based regulatory strategy firm advising blockchain companies on regulatory-compliant token projects and secondary market listings on trading platforms. Led by CEO Kevin Batteh, a former lawyer with the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission, we leverage the expertise of Jenga BCG professionals to provide clients round-the-clock, best-in-class advisory services. Jenga Advisors is proud to be a preferred partner of Bittrex Global for evaluating and proposing token projects for listing consideration on Bittrex Global.
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CEO and Founder, Jenga BCG
Iris has more than a decade of strategic consulting experience in traditional and digital industries. She is also a seasoned venture capitalist with a focus on fintech startups.
Based in Singapore, Iris has grown a strong professional team, to provide one-stop in-house operational support to global technology companies, especially blockchain startups.
She currently oversees four business units under Jenga BCG: Jenga Solutions, Jenga Corp, Jenga Accounting, and Jenga Human Resources. She is also co-leading the business development of Jenga Advisors LLC.
Having advised many well-known projects worldwide, Iris has a wealth of experience in implementing projects and a wide network of industry resources to help fintech and blockchain companies launch their ventures globally.
CEO, Jenga Advisors LLC
Kevin is a seasoned financial services lawyer with over two decades of futures and swaps regulatory experience. Prior to forming Jenga Advisors LLC, Kevin joined Delta Strategy Group as a partner in 2014 assisting clients across a range of areas including regulatory compliance, enforcement, and policy issues related to domestic and international derivatives and energy markets. Kevin also acts as a senior advisor to a number of blockchain and digital currency (e.g. bitcoin and token) technology companies.
Kevin began his career as a complex litigation associate at a Fortune 100 law firm. In 2003, after five years of private practice, he joined the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as a trial attorney in the Division of Enforcement where he investigated and prosecuted cases of fraud and market manipulation in Federal District Courts across the country. Kevin left the CFTC in 2008 to assume a senior legal role with the UK Financial Services Authority (now Financial Conduct Authority) in the Division of Enforcement where he investigated cases of securities and derivatives market abuse, market manipulation, and insider trading.
Kevin returned to the CFTC in 2010 and served as a chief trial attorney responsible for leading a team of lawyers and investigators in the US Dollar LIBOR rate manipulation cases that ultimately resulted in billion-dollar settlements. In 2011, Kevin transitioned from Enforcement to serve as counsel to CFTC Commissioner Jill Sommers where he provided legal and policy advice concerning the CFTC’s Dodd-Frank rulemaking, regulation of futures and swaps, enforcement matters, and foreign jurisdictions’ regulatory policy and legislation.
Immediately prior to joining Delta Strategy Group in 2014, Kevin served Senate Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Thad Cochran as special counsel and policy advisor for futures and derivatives where he was responsible for the confirmation of CFTC Commissioner Nominees and CFTC reauthorisation legislation.
Andy began his career as an auditor for one of the "Big Four" audit firms, PricewaterhouseCoopers, in 2003. He later joined Zhonghong Life Insurance, a joint venture between Canadian Manulife Group and China Sinochem Group as a Senior Department Manager which started off his engagement in the financial services industry.
Prior to the founding of Gao Ming Family Office, Andy was an assistant to the Chairman of the Board of Noah Wealth Group, China's largest independent wealth management organisation, for seven years. In that period, he was responsible for the sales and marketing department, branding department, core client service department and HQ strategic planning department, inter alia. He also served as the deputy general manager of Noah Zhengxing, Enoch Education and other Noah subsidiaries.
In 2017, Andy founded Gao Ming Family Office and now serves as its co-founder and Chief Executive Officer.
VP, Business Management, Jenga BCG
Jackson brings value through his expertise in providing accounting, taxation, and business advisory services to a broad range of local and international clients across various industries including technology, food and beverage, construction, manufacturing, and trading. He is also well-versed in strategic planning and reorganisation, advising clients on operational improvement and globalisation strategies to secure long-term success of their projects.
Jackson’s interest in blockchain led him to quickly adapting industry changes which he applies in his client consulting to great effect. Familiar with the traditional landing industry and also the current needs of blockchain technology companies, Jackson helps his clients build legal compliance frameworks and tax planning. He also uses his business acumen to assist clients in docking resources and assessment projects.
Jackson holds a Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) degree from the RMIT University (Australia).
VP, Business Operations, Jenga BCG
Jacob is a well-rounded consultant with in-depth experience in immigration planning. To date, he has implemented immigration solutions for hundreds of high-net-worth clients.
As an expert in work pass applications with robust communication experience with government authorities, Jacob's professional knowledge and proficiency enables him to deliver added value. He is also adept at business strategy and analysis, as well as resources integration.
Jacob holds a Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) degree from the RMIT University (Australia).
China Chief Representative, Jenga Corp
Luo Jia is in charge of the business development and business relationship of Jenga Corp's incorporation and corporate service for the China market. He also manages the networks of China's tech startups and VCs, and actively organise events as a committee member of Baopu Executive Club.
As a seasoned entrepreneur, Luo Jia has demonstrated business success in several industries including international trading, real estate, and healthcare.
Joining Jenga Corp, Luo Jia aims to contribute his China business knowledge and connections to global businesses entering the China market. He also serves as a bridge between Chinese business entrepreneurs and overseas opportunities.
VP, Project Management, Jenga BCG
A media professional in the publishing industry, Nicolette manages content production for Jenga BCG’s portfolio of clients. Her expertise lies in creating engaging and insightful content that will resonate with readers.
Having worked in Singapore’s largest broadcaster, Mediacorp, for more than a decade, Nicolette understands the importance of having strong market campaigns and media relationships. With her background in writing and content marketing, she ensures clear and consistent communication reflected in client collaterals and branding.
As a project manager, Nicolette also helps liaise with Jenga BCG’s marketing and PR partners to ensure the overall success of their clients' projects.
Corporate Secretary, Jenga BCG
Sarah has more than six years of experience in the industry providing accounting and corporate secretarial solutions to clients. She is able to apply her expertise in handling both corporate secretarial and accounting matters for clients. To date, she has managed over 300 clients comprising SMEs and multinational companies including those from the fintech industry.
Her experience allows her to meet the needs of a constantly evolving industry where changes in laws and regulations occur regularly. Her many years of troubleshooting tough regulatory issues and other difficulties encountered by clients put her in good stead to assist all clients during every stage of their business.
Sarah holds a degree in Applied Accounting and is a Chartered Accountant of Singapore (CA), in addition to being a member of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA). She is also a registered employment agent personnel (Reg. No. 19C9857) with Jenga Human Resources.
Senior Financial Officer, Jenga BCG
Johnson has been in the accounting and tax profession for over nine years, where he accumulated practical knowledge and experience in audit and assurance, tax compliance and advisory, fund administration, business valuation, due diligence, business restructuring, and insolvencies.
Johnson's experience encompasses a range of local and overseas industries including, but not limited to, fintech and blockchain, fund management, investment holding, trading, remittance, travel, oil and gas, shipping, manufacturing, property, engineering, construction, food and beverage, entertainment, gaming, transportation, and education. He is well acquainted with accounting, auditing, and tax standards and has experience liaising with Singapore government regulators such as the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA), the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS), the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the Central Provident Fund Board (CPF), the Commercial Affairs Department of the Singapore Police Force (CAD), and the Ministry of Law.
Johnson is a member of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) and an Accredited Tax Practitioner (ATP) with the Singapore Chartered Tax Professionals. He holds a Master's degree in Finance from the University of New South Wales (Australia).
Product & Service Manager, Jenga BCG
Lynn has a wealth of experience assisting her clients with brand evangelism. Her innate understanding of clients' branding needs empowers her to plan and design the entire brand evangelism campaign from the ground up. Her expertise in the various design software coupled with her creative eye allows her to incorporate rich visual and graphic experience in her clients' advertorials and branding campaign.
Having worked in the field of design for an international organisation previously, she has participated in many projects of different scale and has collaborated with a multicultural team to attain her clients' vision in their branding campaigns. She is skilled in moulding the campaigns to engage different target audience to build their awareness and shape their perception of the clients' services and/or products and consequently, her clients' brand.
Lynn holds a degree in architecture from Hunan University of Science and Technology.
Vietnam Business and Community Partner
Paulus began his career as a digital marketing and community manager in 2008 and has been instrumental in managing digital marketing activities on different social media platforms such as Telegram, Whatsapp, Wechat, Discord, and Reddit. He has provided community management and marketing services for over 10 blockchain projects.
Paulus excels in engaging the community through his ability to answer tough questions and to manage disruptive behaviour by clearing any misunderstandings that the community might have with regard to each project. In addition, he has much experience in organising different type of offline events in Vietnam.
Paulus is now the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Clover Solutions.
Digital Asset Management Advisor and Partner of Trade Terminal
Lingxiao has worked in top investment banks and consulting firms namely Morgan Stanley and Accenture management consulting in Singapore. A seasoned professional in the finance field, Lingxiao has helped many financial innovation enterprises in Asia achieve their business goals.
Since 2014, he has focused on blockchain technologies, crypto-economy and business strategy consultation in the blockchain sphere. He actively promoted blockchain internal capability build-up in Accenture and co-led the first PoC project in the region. Currently based in New York City, Lingxiao provides clients with strategic advice on cross-legislation legal compliance, PR/marketing, internal strategy formulation, exchange on-boarding, and investor relations.
Lingxiao is a Singapore government scholarship recipient and holds a Bachelor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, as well as a Master of Financial Engineering (MFE), from the National University of Singapore, and MBA of Columbia Business School.
Clarence oversees the corporate department in Tzedek Law LLC. His practice focuses on the area of corporate banking and finance, and in the area of financial services regulation. His clients include major local and international banks, funds and fund managers, large real estate developers and owners, as well as young startups. In particular, he specialises in assisting fintech startups and has developed much expertise assisting companies dealing with blockchain technology/virtual currencies.
Clarence has been endorsed in the banking and finance section of the Legal 500 2017 edition -- a legal directory ranking the top lawyers of each country -- as having a "fine record in real estate finance".