Japan Financial Services Agency
Virtual Assets Contact Group Co-chair
Takahide assumed the current position in July 2019 and has regularly participated in FATF meetings to represent JFSA. At FATF, he currently co-chairs Virtual Asset Contact Group and also works on global stable coins as one of core members. Before assuming current position, he has work experiences at JFSA and BOJ, including the supervision and monitoring of banks and financial market infrastructures.. He has degrees of a Bachelor of Laws at The University of Tokyo and of an MBA from Duke University.