Ryosuke Ushida

Deputy Director, Fintech and Innovation Office, Financial Services Agency, JAPAN


He is conducting a research on the governance of decentralized financial system as the Senior Fellow of Cyber SMART research center at Georgetown University. He contributes BGIN (Blockchain Governance Initiative Network) as an editor and assistant to acting Co-Chairs. Prior to his current position, he has served in various roles including the Secretary to Parliamentary Vice Minister for Financial Services, the Section Chief of Supervisory Bureau. He holds a Masters in Finance from London Business School.


Blockchain × Identity: Potential and challenges of SSI/DID in financial use cases