Field of study: M.Sc. Information Security with specialization in Cryptography
University: Royal Holloway, University of London
Work experience: 15+ years in Financial Services
Current affiliation: Bank of New York Mellon
Current position: Director, International Lead, Digital Assets Compliance advisory
Why is blockchain interesting? The Blockchain brings to full circle the cryptographic concepts I had been familiar with, into the modern evolution of Finance. It is a great application with the potential to empower humanity in all walks of life.
My touchpoints with blockchain so far:
Regulatory-understanding the fundamental characteristics of the blockchain and its various applications in financial services to advise on future innovations and influencing the industry’s Anti Money Laundering risk frameworks.