Chief Legal Officer & Senior Vice President
Himamauli Das is FIN’s Chief Legal Officer & Senior Vice President, where he handles all legal matters, including coordinating and leading the development of strategic partnerships, joint ventures, and investments, and supports the development and work in the FinTech, CyberFin, and financial inclusion fields. In addition to these responsibilities, Mr. Das assists with and support all aspects of FIN’s work such as participation in risk assessments, training, and the design and development of client deliverables and the development and review of new services, products, platforms, and technologies.
Mr. Das has served as a senior policy official and an international lawyer with the White House, the National Security Council and National Economic Council, and the Departments of State and the Treasury. He has over fifteen years of experience in spearheading policy development and negotiations on topics in international economic policy such as sanctions, export control, financial regulation, national security, trade, foreign investment and inward investment regimes such as the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, export promotion, climate, and international institutions.
Mr. Das received a J.D. and M.P.P. from the University of California at Berkeley. He also received a M.Sc. from the University of Colorado at Boulder in Astrophysics, Planetary & Atmospheric Sciences and a bachelor’s degree in Physics from the University of California at Berkeley. He clerked for Chief Judge Sidney Thomas on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Chief Judge Marilyn Hall Patel on U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. He has received the Distinguished Service Award for his contributions to the work of the Department of the Treasury and has garnered numerous other accolades.