Name: Alhasan Basalama
Short Bio: I am an astute professional with 20 years of diversified international experience across several industries (corporate banking, IT and energy) and an excellent academic record from renowned universities. I am a multi-award winner in Trade Finance & Digital Innovation, and passionate about Digital Transformation. I have capitalized on my knowledge and experience in business development, innovation and FinTech to draft digital strategy and execute several digital transformation projects utilizing several 4IR technologies like AI, ML, RPA, VR, IoT & Blockchain. I have taken several executive education courses from IMD, Insead, MIT Sloan School and Oxford Saïd Business School, in addition to an Executive Master in Digital Transformation & Innovation Leadership from IE University in Madrid. I am a quick learner and enjoy learning about new topics, currently learning about DeFi, CBDC, Metaverse, NFTs & DAO.
LinkedIn URL: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alhasan-basalama-4a62966/
When and what was your first touchpoint with DLT & Blockchain? 2017
What fascinates you most about DLT? 24/7 availability
Your favourite Crypto Influencer: Saifedean Ammous
Fun Facts about you: I share the same birthday with the Bitcoin network (but I am not Satoshi)