Disparte will help Circle's global expansion efforts, CEO Jeremy Allaire wrote in a blog post.
The rebranded Libra network aims to come out with an initial product around the end of this quarter, with help from Fireblocks and First Digital Assets.
Bhavsar joins the Libra Association after 25 years in public- and private-sector banking regulation roles.
Ian Jenkins joins fellow HSBC alum James Emmet, now the stablecoin group's CEO.
One of the oldest venture firms in crypto has joined the Libra Association and will provide expertise and guidance on the launch of its payment system.
The Libra Association's head of policy said ongoing dialogues with central bankers had not dented their original ambition.
Libra's most vexing challenge may be juggling inclusion and compliance. But policy chief Dante Disparte says the project is not giving up on reaching the unbanked.
In the run-up to launch, libra's digital wallet subsidiary has been given a new look and a new name: Novi, which means "new way."
Heifer International has joined the Libra Association, just days after the group modified its stablecoin vision to focus on a series of single-currency tokens rather than one basket-backed version.
The Facebook-spawned Libra Association has scaled back its original vision of a global digital currency backed by a basket of fiat currencies.
Tagomi is joining the Libra Association.
The WEF is creating a global consortium to develop a governance framework for cryptocurrencies, including stablecoins.