Alexey Maslov

Deputy General Director, JCB International Eurasia LLC

Alexey is responsible for JCB business development in Russia and CIS since the establishment of the JCB office in Russia in 2014.

Alexey was Adviser to the First Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank of Russia and previously he was Chief Executive of the Association “National Payment Council”. He entered American Express Company in 1992 as an employee in the Credit Card Division; since 1993 he was in charge of American Express Travelers Cheques and Pre-Paid Cards in 12 countries. In 2009 he moved to the Global Commercial Cards and became Head of GCC Russia and CIS and later on CEO American Express Bank LLC.

Alexey graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University); later he followed Financial Institutions program in American Institute of Business and Economics (Moscow, Russian), Strategy and General Management program in Harvard University and Higher Economic School (Moscow, Russia) and Postgraduate program on the Constitutional Law the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University).

Alexey published a number of articles on banking systems of different countries, as well as on functioning and legal status of the Bank of Russia, payment industry and payment products in Russia and some other countries.

Alexey is the Chairperson of the SWIFT User Group in Russia, what is a public role in which Alexey represents the interests of all Russian SWIFT Users (Banks, Market Infrastructures and Corporations).