About us

Our History

We are a group of ambitious entrepreneurs with extensive financial and technical expertise on the global landscape, research and development on various technology areas (Fintech, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence) and comprehensive software engineering capabilities.
Octera Technologies Limited was incorporated in Hong Kong in April 2013 and formerly known as Astorion International Limited (Business registration no. 1899195) and changed its name to Octera Technologies Limited in July 2018 as part of a major on-going rebranding campaign.
Octera started its roots from a cloud-based accounting software developed by 2016, and is looking forward to dive-deep into the newest advancements in Fintech, Blockchain Technology and Artificial Intelligence in order become a future-proof business platform.
Our ambitions and goals synergies into identifying the current global problems in all business and financial sectors and provide affordable long-lasting business solutions relying on SPEED, EFFICIENCY and most importantly TRUST.
We, the founders of Octera Technology see a huge potential in the advancements that science and technology brings us today. Therefore, our efforts are now converging in developing our existing accounting platform into a full-flagged decentralized business solution, tailored to any business size and needs and with real-world global applicability.
The world is on the verge of a major transformation. The way businesses worked in the past belongs to the past.
Let's bridge the gap with the future together!

0 Years in Business
$ 2.5 Millions Invested

Our Vision

Major Views

To revolutionize the way of doing business through modern technology of Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence and become a world leader in business solutions by 2025.

Our Mission

Our Aims

To help businesses around the Globe harvest the benefits of modern technology, to build trust, improve efficiency and cost effectiveness.

Our History

Our Way of Success


Company Formation

Incorporated in Hong Kong with the business registration number 1899195


Business Started

With main focusing on private tailored business solutions: CRM integration and cloud-based


Octera CIBBS© Development Started

CIBBS© Core Accounting platform concept, design and development started


Octera CIBBS© Core Accounting

Core Accounting platform finalized. Octera Technologies focuses on ample market research to understand what are the main customer needs on the current accounting and business landscape


Rebranding and Repositioning

The company is undergoing a major re-branding campaign and opens new offices in Singapore and Vietnam


Initial Coin Offering

Octera Technologies launches its own ICO in order to implement distributed ledger at the core of CIBBS© framework

Meet Octera Founders

Meet our Team of Experts

Clifford To

Founder / CEO


Clifford To

Founder / CEO

Clifford has more than 20 years of corporate and consulting experience across a wide range of roles in the areas of accounting and taxation, banking and finance and investment, marketing and accounting product design.

Before forming Octera Technologies, Clifford was the Founder and Director of Link2050 - a cloud-based accounting solution company for small and medium enterprises.

Clifford was also the Vice President of Intercontinental Trust of Mauritius. In this position, he was responsible for the development of the Australian and the Chinese markets with respect to offshore tax structures for companies investing in the mining industry in Africa. Before this role, Clifford was the Managing Director for the Mauritius Ltd Group - a company involved in the tourism sector in Mauritius.

earlier in his career, Clifford worked as a Senior Manager (Group Tax Division) in the Westpac Banking Corporation in Sydney, Australia and also worked as Tax Accountant at BNP Paribas in Sydney, Australia.

From Sept 2013 to Sept 2015, Clifford served as the Chairman of the Mauritius Institute of Professional Accountants, the regulator for the accounting profession in Mauritius, where he led the institute to become a full member of the International Federation of Accountants and also led the project to organise the 3rd Africa Congress of Accountants in 2015 in Mauritius.

Clifford holds a Master of Taxation Law from the University of Sydney, Australia, a Master of Commerce in Funds Management from the University of New South Wales, Australia, and a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance from the Western Sydney University, Australia (formerly known as the University of Western Sydney). He is also a member of CPA Australia and a member of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Leonard Cucos

Co-founder / CTO


Leonard Cucos

Co-founder / CTO

Leonard has over 17 years of corporate experience in the fields of IT, Telecom, AI research and blockchain development.

Prior to co-founding Octera Technologies, he was Director of Technology, Head of pre-sales engineering, Customer Technical Advocate and Subject Matter Expert for Nokia and former Alcatel-Lucent Singapore.

In his ample career he gain extensive knowledge and experience with Microsoft, Linux and Unix servers and database design, software development (Java scripting, Python, R and C++), IP and Optical networks (NRS, Cisco, N-PSS, Huawei, etc.), blockchain development, smart contracts and AI (neural networks, deep learning and data mining)

He has a Masters of Business Administration at Anglia Ruskin University (UK/Cambridge), a Master in Neuro-Linguistic Programming, a Bachelors of Computer Science at University of the West (Romania/Timisoara), Bachelor of Law at Vasile Goldis University (Romania/Arad).  He is also MCSA, MCSE, MCTS, NRS2, LPI, RHCA, CCNP, NRS2 certified.

Leonard is actively involved in the public arena (Asia and EU mainly) through numerous speeches, university lectures and workshops on financial technology, blockchain technology and artificial intelligence.

John Fernandes

Co-founder / CSA


John Fernandes

Co-founder / CSA

John is the global CEO of Riverdale Cloud International Ltd. He has previously served as the Managing Partner of Excella Software - an Internet business solution company.

Having two decades of business experience with him, he has been instrumental in making Riverdale Cloud Ltd. ( - a global software development business with offices in Sydney (Australia) and India (Bangalore).

He holds a Bachelor Degree in Science from Bangalore University, a Diploma in Advanced Computing from Centre for Development of Advanced Computing Govt. of India.

His vision of Cloud computing started way back in 2008 inspired from the Gartner top 10 technologies.

John carries great success in providing Cloud based solutions that helps businesses to collaborate efficiently and effectively worldwide. His client-base has been across the globe and in various industries. John’s team has been instrumental in developing the different components which will make up the Octera ecosystem.