Mr. Nghiem Thanh Son is Deputy Director General of Payment Systems Department of State Bank of Vietnam (SBV). Mr. Son took his post as payment systems expert in 2005 and involved in preparing Vietnam’s payment systems development strategy. He is now in charge of payment systems oversight activities and development of national payment systems. He is the member of the International Task Force on Payment Aspects of Financial Inclusion (PAFI) co-chaired by the WBG and BIS-CPMI.
Mr. Son was appointed as the Vice Chairman of the SBV’s Fintech Steering Committee which was formed in March 2017 and led by a Deputy Governor. His duty is to improve the Vietnam’s fintech ecosystem including the regulatory framework and to promote financial innovations for broader financial inclusion in Vietnam.
He has been working for the SBV since 1997.