Paywiser, a global FinTech company focused on providing individual and businesses with Acquiring, Issuing, banking and remittance services (360-degree approach to the Payment Eco-system), likes to announce the appointment of Hidemitsu (Terry) Terasawa as Chief Compliance Officer for our Japan branch.

Terry joins Paywiser’s leadership team following an extensive career in the economic and financial services industry. Most recently, he served as the Head of Risk Management for Merpay Inc, which is a subsidiary of Mercari Inc. Prior to Merpay Inc, Terry served as the Director of the Japan Office for the Economic and Community Development for the State of Tennessee, USA. Terry was born and raised in Tokyo, lived in London, New York and Washington, D.C. for twelve years as part of building up his subject matter expertise and now lives in Yokohama.

Terry has the extensive financial and market knowledge, and his financial acumen is an asset to the Paywiser leadership team. A crucial part of Paywiser’s mission of being at the forefront of the global payment technology industry requires an exacting approach to compliance and risk management. Terry’s addition will support the company to enhance its commitment to financial crime compliance, anti-money laundering (AML), and other financial-related integrity activities. The leadership skills and the experiences that Terry will bring to Paywiser can provide the best security standards for our partners, customers, and the industry.

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