MANAGING DIRECTOR, PINAKA CONSULTING
Shiva is a consultant based in Trinidad and Tobago whose work in Digital Financial Services began with an M.Sc. Information Security thesis examining Bitcoin at the University College London in 2013. He later conducted socio-economic research into the advent of digital currency in the Caribbean, as published by the United Nations in 2016.
In 2016 and 2017, he worked with the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) to develop capacity building workshops for Caribbean policy makers on Digital Financial Services. He promotes responsible adoption of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies while bridging the gap between policy makers and market entrants. He is currently a program committee member for the Blockchain Research and Application session at the IEEE 2018 World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI).
- Data Governance Regimes And Transnational Trade: Possible Impact of GDPR on the Predominant Business Model for Digital Economies
- Operational Impact of GDPR on Finance Industries in the Caribbean