Shagufta Sayani

Shagufta Sayani

Blockchain Solution Architect, EY

Shagufta Sayani is the blockchain solution architect for EY’s blockchain practice in Canada. With a Master’s in Computer Applications and strong hands-on technical background, she currently focuses on architecting and developing major transformative solutions using blockchain across business lines and sectors. She helps client’s journey from implementing a proof of concept to operational blockchain solutions in production. She has significant international experience from top-tier technology giants, consulting and financial firms like Ernst & Young, Microsoft, JP Morgan Chase, Citibank and Nomura. She enjoys imparting education in her personal time and has been a blockchain educator with Lighthouse Labs and The Blockchain Hub at York University. She is also enthusiastic for public speaking and influencing through thought leadership having presented at various prestigious events like Blockchain for Impact Summit at the United Nations Headquarters in NY, The Futurist Conference in Toronto, Now Next Beyond EY Partner Conference in Quebec, Unblocking the Blockchain and moving Products to Production at Fasken and Information Security Summit at Aviva etc.