Director for Strategy Development, FinTech and Innovation Office
Ryosuke Ushida leads initiatives related to digital innovation in financial sector at the JFSA. Prior to his current position, he has conducted a research on regulatory framework and governance mechanism in decentralized financial system as the Senior Fellow of Cyber SMART research center at Georgetown University from July 2019 to June 2021. He also serves as an acting secretariat to BGIN (Blockchain Governance Initiative Network) Steering Committee. He had experienced various roles including the Secretary to Parliamentary Vice Minister for Financial Services, the Section Chief of Supervisory Bureau, and the Director at JETRO Istanbul. He holds a Masters in Finance from London Business School.