In earlier years, he was one of the architects of China’s economic reform and opening up to the outside world. As one of the young economic and scientific experts at the 1984 Moganshan Meeting he promoted China’s restructuring. After the Tiananmen event in 1989, he left his homeland for business overseas. In 1992, he established the TIDETIME group in Hong Kong, and in 2005, the TIDEiSun group obtained equity in SunTV and transformed it into a channel dedicated to historical documentaries and in-depth talk shows. Launching in 2011, his publication iSunAffairsWeekly soon became one of Asia’s brightest bastions of independence, knowledge and truth, with four awards from the Asian Publishing Association.
Since 2009, Chen Ping began to invest in iSunCloud, a secure and efficient decentralized cloud storage structure, aiming to realize a future of information equality, mutual assistance and autonomy for everyone who creates, provides or uses information. This decentralized storage, computing and communications network began the development of blockchain technology at the TIDEiSun group today.