Roland Hagginsy is the CARICOM Director for Nuco Global Inc. who have built the aion.network blockchain platform. Roland has taken his fifteen plus years of global financial industry experience into the dynamic environment of decentralized blockchain based digital tokens and virtual commodities. Roland has been invited to speak at the annual International Monetary Fund meetings, Central Bank of Barbados, United Nations International Telecommunications Union and he is a member of the Financial Inclusion Global Initiative Focus Group. Roland was recently appointed to serve in the prestigious role of Sentinel Chain Ambassador for the Caribbean.
Being able to utilise his significant experience working with some of the largest financial institutions in the world including Franklin Templeton Investments, he has spearheaded projects in the areas of banking, investments and technology. Roland also has a programming background having worked for a fortune 500 technology company.
A leading blockchain analyst, Roland also has expertise in strategic management, business development, operations, technology innovation and the global regulatory environment. He has also used his knowledge of the financial system to develop, coordinate and lecture banking and finance courses for the University of the West Indies.
Roland earned a Bachelor’s Degree with First Class Honours in Economics with Banking from the University of Greenwich before obtaining his Master’s of Science Degree (with Distinction) in Finance and Investment from Queen Mary, University of London.