Jesper Koll

Senior Adviser, WisdomTree Investments


Jesper Koll has been researching and investing In Japan since becoming a resident in 1985. He was the Chief Economist and Head of Research at Merrill Lynch Japan (1990-2001) and JP Morgan Japan (2005-2014). He has been serving on several Japanese government and private corporate advisory councils, including Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike’s council to revitalize the Tokyo Financial Center.


Building the digital financial infrastructure in japan

Recorded Session


As the 3rd largest economy in the world, all eyes are on Japan and its renewed aspirations to become a thriving Financial Center. Japan’s digital journey will play a key role in the future of its Financial Infrastructure: the digital ambitions of PM Suga, the impact of COVID on digital priorities, going cashless, CBDC, crypto exchanges, FinTech ecosystem, cultivating local and global talent, neo banks, open banking, regional and global competition and regulatory innovation. Join us live from Tokyo to learn the views of three celebrated thought leaders covering the entrepreneurial, regulatory and economical views on going digital in Japan.




December 08, 2020 at 12:45PM - 01:30PM JST