The Euromoney Myanmar Global Investment Forum

Yasuhisa Ojima

Resident Representative, Myanmar

International Monetary Fund (IMF)


Yasuhisa Ojima is an IMF resident representative for Myanmar since September 1, 2015, who was a senior economist in the Asia and Pacific Department and a mission chief for Tonga. In the IMF, Mr Ojima has worked in various countries (including Mongolia, Nepal and Tonga) with wide range of operations. He has also worked on financial stability issues including through participating in Financial Sector Assessment Program and Technical Assistance mission. He has diverse research interests and has published actively in a number of areas, including inflation dynamics, financial deepening, macro-prudential policy, and monetary policy frameworks. Before joining the IMF, he was a director in the credit risk analysis division at the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and a resident representative for the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) in Vietnam. He has published several textbooks and articles in the field of international and development economics and taught at Waseda University in Tokyo. Mr Ojima holds degrees from Yale University and Keio University (both in economics).


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Tue 13 - Wed 14 Sep 2016

Myanmar International Convention Centre 2, Nay Pyi Taw