Roi Hirata

Ava Labs / Head of Japan
Ava Labs

Personal Information

Dropped out of Waseda University. Graduated from the Physics Department at the University of Melbourne. Former professional gamer. Launched a brand in the intersection of E-sports and lifestyle and successfully crowdfunded it. Entered the cryptocurrency industry in 2020, conducting Ethereum mining at home and utilizing DeFi on five or more blockchain networks for asset management. Served as the official Chainlink Advocate in Japan and appointed as the Head of Japan for Ava Labs, the development company behind Avalanche in January 2023.