MASUMI HAMAHIRA is a member of the BSV Technical Standards Committee and Financial Services Ambassador for BSV Blockchain. He is also taking the role of a sponsor for the Paymail Standards Working Group at BSV Technical Standards Committee.
Masumi has 23 years of working experience in the global banking and finance industry and worked as Executive Advisor for the Islamic Finance Department of MUFG Bank (Malaysia). Before going to Malaysia, Masumi was attached to several vital divisions in the Tokyo Head office of MUFG Bank. He was responsible for corporate finance, derivatives marketing and structuring, and global business planning.
Masumi has been appointed as the Head of Global Business Promotion at the Japan Metaverse Association in 2022.
Masumi is a Chartered Professional in Islamic Finance (CPIF) and was appointed as a Grand Council for Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals (CIIF) in 2017. Subsequently, Masumi was elected and appointed as Honorary Treasurer Grand Council of the CIIF in 2019.
Masumi received the Global Top50 Leadership Award in the Islamic Economy from World Islamic Economic Forum in 2020. In addition, he was granted Islamic Blockchain Leadership Award by Global Islamic Finance Awards based in London in 2020.