Full Name
Herco Steyn
Job Title
Senior Fintech Specialist
South African Reserve Bank
Speaker Bio
Herco is a Senior Fintech Specialist in the South African Reserve Bank’s (SARB) Fintech Unit, having previously worked as a Senior Economist in the SARB’s International Economic Relations and Policy Department, where he focused on international financial regulatory issues. His current interests include crypto-assets, stablecoins and emerging global stablecoins such as Facebook’s Libra. Herco holds a PhD from the University of Pretoria and an MSc Finance from the University of London.