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Young Co-Founder of $3 Billion Crypto Firm Dies at 30

Tiantian Kullander

News broke of the untimely demise of Tiantian Kullander, widely known in crypto circles as the founder of the finance service provider company, Amber Group, valued at a massive $3 billion.

He is reported to have passed away in his sleep on November 23.

Official sources on the company website display a notification confirming his demise while highlighting details of key achievements and milestones he had attained.

“It is with the deepest sadness and a heavy heart that we inform you of the passing of our friend and co-founder, Tiantian Kullander, who passed away unexpectedly in his sleep on November 23, 2022,” the notification reads.

Kullander was 30 years old and left behind a wife and son. Nicknamed “TT” his Hong Kong based Amber Group which describes itself as a “one stop crypto finance service provider that provides liquidity provision, trading and asset management services 24/7”

In addition to his head role at the Amber Group TT also sat on the board of esports company Fnatic and founded KeeperDAO, a decentralized finance protocol allowing customers to exchange, borrow and stake assets with protection from miner value-extracted bots, before returning into the community.

TT is remembered as a loving and hardworking, putting his heart and soul into the company, propelling it to success.

 “TT was a respected thought leader and widely recognized as a pioneer for the industry. His depth of knowledge, his willingness to collaborate and his desire to always help others benefited countless start-ups and individuals. His insights and creativity inspired many projects, people and communities.”

His background involved a stint as an emerging markets trader at financial services major Morgan Stanley. In his early career, he worked in the structured credit trading team at Goldman Sachs for less than a year.

The crypto community also cam together on social media to remember him with condolences pouring in on Twitter.

“Never came across a single person who had anything negative to say about him. A near impossible feat in this industry and a testament to his character,” said prominent crypto trader Hsaka .

Arthur Cheong, founding partner of DeFiance Capital, testified that the “industry lost a young, bright and most importantly, a good soul.”

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