The Beijing police suspect CFO of the company Luyao Lu in the attack on its former Director-General of Mikri Jean
The financial Director of the Bitmain mining company and its official representative, Liao Liu, was detained by the Beijing police. He was arrested on suspicion of assaulting former co-founder Mikri Jean, among others. The incident was reported by the founding partner of Primitive Ventures, dovi van, on her Twitter account.
According to her, Jean was attacked by a group of masked men near the Beijing municipal office of industry and Commerce. He today received a business license on behalf of Bitmain Beijing, thus becoming the legal representative of The company.
"In the morning, Mikri was at the office of the Beijing municipal administration of industry and trade to get a license stating that he is the legal representative of Beijing Bitmain. And ten others literally robbed him right on the street, " Wang wrote.
The incident was followed by a response from Bitmain. The company's representatives wrote on Its official wechat page that the employment contract with Zhang was terminated on October 28. Since then, he has not held a position at Bitmain, and its legal representative is Liao Liu, the ad emphasized.
Mikri Jean was fired from Bitman at the end of October, which was caused by a series of incorrect decisions that put the companies at risk of bankruptcy. Since then, the position of head of Bitman was taken by Jihan Wu, who was approved by the Board of Directors.