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Distinguished Speaker Series: Fintech Initiatives in Trade Finance

Event | 26 April 2019 ADBI, Tokyo, Japan
Speaker Details

Speaker: Daisuke Kamai
Affiliation: MUFG Bank, Ltd.
Time: 14:30–15:30

Background

This seminar will feature Mr Daisuke Kamai, Director and Head of E-Trade Product at the Transaction Banking Division of MUFG Bank, Ltd. Mr Kamai will share insights from the frontline of international trade and describe emerging “digital trade finance” solutions.

He will explain how fintech powered by innovations such as blockchain technology can help to streamline complex, frequently antiquated import-export procedures, and facilitate cross-border trade in Asia and the Pacific, and beyond.

About the Speaker

Daisuke Kamai has over 20 years of banking industry experience concentrating on trade finance products, sales, operations, and technology.

As Director and Head of E-Trade Product at MUFG Bank Ltd, Kamai is responsible for trade and e-trade finance product strategy and development and supply chain finance offerings in the bank's global transaction banking unit.

He also leads MUFG Bank Ltd’s fintech initiatives on digital trade finance and has participated in industry working groups under the International Chamber of Commerce and SWIFT focused on business processing outsourcing and digitalization.

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