CoinGecko was founded in 2014 by TM Lee (CEO) and Bobby Ong (COO) with the mission to democratize the access of crypto data and empower users with actionable insights. We also deep dive into the crypto space to deliver valuable insights to our users through our cryptocurrency reports, as well as our publications, newsletter and more.

The CoinGecko Story

2014
April: CoinGecko launches to provide a 360 overview on the crypto market.

2017
October: CoinGecko launches its quarterly cryptocurrency report

2018
April: CoinGecko launches its daily newsletter to provide curated crypto news
May: CoinGecko launches its free public API with over 20 endpoints available
July: CoinGecko launches its official iOS and Android app

2019
May: CoinGecko launches Trust Score to combat fake exchange volume data
October: CoinGecko launches its Derivatives section

2020
Jan: CoinGecko launches its podcast
March: CoinGecko launches world-first DeFi book (How to DeFi) and Earn section
June: CoinGecko launches CoinGecko Candy - be rewarded for using CoinGecko!
August: CoinGecko launches Portfolio
September: CoinGecko launches new DeFi page

2021
February: CoinGecko releases its second book, How To Bitcoin and Category section
March: CoinGecko releases its Enterprise API
July: CoinGecko releases How to Defi: Advanced
August: CoinGecko launches GeckoTerminal for live on-chain price charts
November: CoinGecko hosts its first inaugural conference GeckoCon: NFTs Gone Wild

2022
Let the numbers speak for themselves.
CoinGecko is the world’s largest independent cryptocurrency data aggregator with over 6,000 different cryptoassets tracked across more than 400 exchanges worldwide.
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Total App Downloads
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Monthly API Calls
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Historical Crypto Data
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CoinGecko is the world’s largest independent source of reliable cryptocurrency data and is frequently cited across the industry by various publications.
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The Geckos
Meet the people behind the product. The Gecko team is a close knit group of people working towards the same goal in the crypto space — and we’re looking for like-minded individuals to join our team!
TM Lee
TM Lee
Co-Founder | @tmlee
Bobby Ong
Bobby Ong
Co-Founder | @bobbyong
Aimann Faiz
Aimann Faiz
Head of Business Development & Marketing
Jack Wong
Jack Wong
Lead Engineer
Amree Zaid
Amree Zaid
Lead Engineer
Cedric Chan
Cedric Chan
Engineering Manager
Teh Sze Jin
Teh Sze Jin
Principal Product Manager
Chan Zhong Yang
Chan Zhong Yang
Market Research Lead
Kristian Kho
Kristian Kho
Operations Lead
Iqbal Ikram
Iqbal Ikram
Human Resources Lead
Sheng Yi
Sheng Yi
Finance Lead
Annie Mahendran
Annie Mahendran
Executive Assistant to CEO & COO
Daniel Lim
Daniel Lim
Human Resources Associate
Sean Han Wong
Sean Han Wong
Business Development Associate
Faith Koh
Faith Koh
Business Development Associate
Tung Tung
Tung Tung
SEO Specialist
Lilian Hii
Lilian Hii
Creative Producer
Khai Ren Kuan
Khai Ren Kuan
Digital Marketing Associate
Johnson Lai
Johnson Lai
R&D Engineer
Wenjie Yek
Wenjie Yek
Software Engineer
Elvis Lu
Elvis Lu
Software Engineer
Yap Yow Chun
Yap Yow Chun
Software Engineer
Wei Sin Loo
Wei Sin Loo
Software Engineer
Samantha Lau
Samantha Lau
React Native Engineer
Rachel Gan
Rachel Gan
React Native Engineer
Soon Aik
Soon Aik
Product Manager
Chan Chee Yong
Chan Chee Yong
UI/UX Designer
Ivy Ho
Ivy Ho
UI/UX Designer
Benjamin Hor
Benjamin Hor
Market Research Analyst
Khor Win Win
Khor Win Win
Market Research Analyst
Shaun Lee
Shaun Lee
Market Research Analyst
Dillon Yap
Dillon Yap
Market Research Analyst
Stanley Sim
Stanley Sim
Operations Associate
Arvin Mogan
Arvin Mogan
Operations Associate
Tiffany Thong
Tiffany Thong
Operations Associate
Lee Shu Wei
Lee Shu Wei
Operations Associate
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