Masumi Hamahira has 21 years working experience in the banking and finance industry at MUFG Bank and was appointed for Islamic Finance Department of MUFG Bank (Malaysia) in 2011.
Masumi graduated from the Chartered Islamic Finance Professional (CIFP, Master equivalent) course at INCEIF. He is currently a Ph.D candidate at IIUM Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance, International Islamic University Malaysia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Keio University, Japan.
Masumi is a Chartered Professional in Islamic Finance (CPIF) and was appointed as a Grand Council for Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals (CIIF) in 2017. Subsequently Masumi was elected and appointed as Honorary Treasurer Grand Council of the CIIF in 2019.