About Me

Jirayut (Topp) Srupsrisopa is the Founder and Group CEO of Bitkub Capital Group Holdings Co., Ltd., — the largest and most trusted blockchain and digital asset group of companies in Thailand. He is a speaker: one of Thailand’s leading bitcoin and open blockchain experts with more than 8 years of experience in the blockchain industry. He previously founded Coins.co.th, Thailand’s largest bitcoin wallet company. Founded in 2018, Bitkub has become Thailand’s Unicorn startup company in a span of 3 years.

He is an Executive Board Member and Vice President at the Thai Fintech Association, and a Subcommittee member at Thailand’s Office of the Trade Competition Commission.

After completing his MPhil in Economics at Oxford University, UK, Topp worked as an investment banker, a financial consultant, and a central banker. Topp received an Honorary Degree of Philosophy in Digital Economy (Ph.D. in Digital Economy) from Rangsit University, and he is by far the youngest nominee for an Honorary Degree in Digital Economy in Thai history.

"Life is too short to not do what excites you, especially in the age of the internet where anything is possible."

- Anonymous

Research Interests

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Blockchain Technology

Cryptocurrencies & Distributed databases

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International Capital Flows

Economics

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Vector Error Correction Model

Time-series Econometrics

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Fintech

Entrepreneurship & Startup

Education

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St. Cross College, Oxford

Master of Philosophy (MPhil) Economics

Class of 2013

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University of Oxford

Master of Philosophy (MPhil) Economics

2011-2013

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University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology

Economics

Class of 2011

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Victoria University of Manchester

Bachelor of Economic Science

Class of 2011

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University of Manchester

BSc Economics (Highest Distinction)

2008-2011

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Whanganui Collegiate School

Class of 2007

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Marlborough Boys' College

Class of 2004