PAYMENT INNOVATORS

 

David Gerbrands, Head Banking Advisory, Rabobank speaking at Seamless 2017

"Connected commerce disruption"
David Gerbrands, Head Banking Advisory, Rabobank

Kirsi Larkiala, Executive Vice President: Head of Sales, Innovation and Strategy, Arex speaking at Seamless 2017

"Defining the hot and crowded payments space"
Kirsi Larkiala, Executive Vice President: Head of Sales, Innovation and Strategy, Arex

Phil Hogg, Author, The Challenging Payments Ecosystem speaking at Seamless 2017

"Challenger banks and disruptors: the race to take over the payments space"
Phil Hogg, Author, The Challenging Payments Ecosystem

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RETAIL RENEGADES

 

Chris Folayan, Founder and CEO, Mall for Africa, Nigeria, speaking at Seamless 2017

"What innovation really means for Africa’s retail sector"
Chris Folayan, Founder and CEO, Mall for Africa, Nigeria

Philip Paphitis, CEO, Hamleys Africa, South Africa, speaking at Seamless 2017

"Expanding international brands into Africa – the Hamley’s story"
Philip Paphitis, CEO, Hamleys Africa, South Africa

Sascha Breuss, CEO and MD, Zando, South Africa speaking at Seamless 2017

"Partnerships and collaboration: why you should share your retail space with another brand"
Sascha Breuss, CEO and MD, Zando, South Africa

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Seamless payments


The future of payments is now. Banks, retailers and merchants alike are rapidly adapting to the new payments landscape.

Seamless payments will bring together the entire payments ecosystem to discuss, debate and evaluate alternative payment strategies and technologies.

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seamless ecommerce


Bringing together entrepreneurs and innovators from across the entire ecommerce value chain. From storefront creation to digital marketing and from payment to fulfilment and delivery.

Seamless ecommerce is a catalyst for ecommerce growth in Africa.

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seamless retail


The connected shopper is changing the face of retail. Seamless retail will enable African retailers to adapt, grow and thrive in this new world of connected commerce.

Accelerating African retail with new ideas, exciting innovations and cutting edge technology.

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WHO ATTENDS

 

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SUCCESSFUL INNOVATORS CHOOSE SEAMLESS

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ANNOUNCING THE 2017 SPEAKERS

Seamless Africa brings the best and the brightest together within the industry to ignite transformation by challenging new thinking that drives innovation.

 

  • Mr Ayobami Adegoke at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Ayobami Adegoke
    Team Lead, Corporate Segment, Digital Banking Unit, eBusiness Group
    First Bank of Nigeria
    Ms Faith Adesemowo at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Faith Adesemowo
    CEO
    Social Lender
  • Mr Cedric Atangana at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Cedric Atangana
    CEO and Founder
    WeCashUp
    Stone Atwine at Seamless Africa 2017
    Stone Atwine
    Co-founder & CEO
    useremit.com
  • Mr Mark Carter at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Mark Carter
    Chief Commercial and Marketing Officer
    Fastacash Pte Ltd
    Mr Ignatius Cobbina at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Ignatius Cobbina
    Head: Cards & eBanking Operations
    Ecobank Ghana Limited
  • Mr Gezahegn Dugassa at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Gezahegn Dugassa
    Director of Banking Product and Technology Innovation
    Awash International Bank
    Mr Mohamed El Gazzar at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Mohamed El Gazzar
    Executive Head of Retail Collection and Recovery – Risk Management Division
    Bank of Alexandria
  • Mr Ashraf Esmael at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Ashraf Esmael
    Former: Chief Executive Officer
    National Commercial Bank Ltd
    Mr Alexander Gebregziabher at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Alexander Gebregziabher
    CIO
    Wegagen Bank
  • Mr David Gerbrands at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr David Gerbrands
    Head Banking Advisory
    Rabobank
    Professor Jonas Hedman at Seamless Africa 2017
    Professor Jonas Hedman
    Associate Professor
    Copenhagen Business School
  • Mr Phil Hogg at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Phil Hogg
    Author
    The Challenging Payments Ecosystem
    Mr Patrick Katumbay at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Patrick Katumbay
    Branch Manager
    Trust Merchant Bank Ltd
  • Ms Robyn King at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Robyn King
    Solutions Head for Payments
    FNB
    Ms Kirsi Larkiala at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Kirsi Larkiala
    Executive Vice President: Head of Sales, Innovation and Strategy. Global top 100 Influencer
    Arex
  • Mr Romain Lutaladio at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Romain Lutaladio
    Deputy Head of Branch
    Procredit Congo
    Ms Tricia Martinez at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Tricia Martinez
    Founder & CEO
    Wala
  • Mr Agrippa G.R. Mugwagwa at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Agrippa G.R. Mugwagwa
    Executive Director of Retail Banking and Ecommerce
    F.B.C. Bank Ltd
    Patrick Muhire at Seamless Africa 2017
    Patrick Muhire
    CEO & Founder
    Vugapay
  • Mr David Ndome at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr David Ndome
    Head of Digital& Proximity Banking
    National Bank of Kenya
    Mr Johnson Ondicho at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Johnson Ondicho
    Head Of Electronic Payments
    Kenya Commercial Bank
  • Mr Percy Opio at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Percy Opio
    Information Technology Manager
    Equity Bank
    Mr Tayo Oviosu at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Tayo Oviosu
    Founder and Chief Executive Officer
    Pagatech
  • Ms Elizabeth Rossiello at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Elizabeth Rossiello
    Chief Executive Officer
    BitPesa
    Mr Brad van Leeuwen at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Brad van Leeuwen
    CTO
    Dopay
  • Mr Vincent Wakaba at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Vincent Wakaba
    Head, Mobile Banking
    Co-operative Bank of Kenya
    Mr Leonard Waweru Kuria at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Leonard Waweru Kuria
    CEO
    iNuka Pap
  • Mr Olajide Abiola at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Olajide Abiola
    CEO
    KiaKia
    Mr Lorien Gamaroff at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Lorien Gamaroff
    Chief Executive Officer
    Bankymoon
  • Mr Lance Mambondiani at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Lance Mambondiani
    CEO
    Steward Bank
    Mr Aman Narain at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Aman Narain
    CEO International
    BankBazaar.com
  • Mr Andrew Takyi-Appiah at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Andrew Takyi-Appiah
    Managing Director
    Zeepay
    Mr Marc Wesselink at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Marc Wesselink
    Managing Director
    Start-up Boot Camp
  • Mr Japie Britz at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Japie Britz
    Manager: Acquiring
    Capitec
    Mr Roland Coulon at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Roland Coulon
    Former: Chief Executive Officer
    AccessBank Tanzania
  • Mr Oyebode Oyegoke-Akande at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Oyebode Oyegoke-Akande
    Head of Cards
    Ecobank Nigeria
    Mr Pablo Gasalla at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Pablo Gasalla
    Vice President
    Spanish Association of Fintech
  • Mr Robert Giles at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Robert Giles
    Head of Retail Banking
    Diamond Bank
    Mr Michael Mbuthia at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Michael Mbuthia
    Chief Information Officer
    Kenya Bankers Association
  • Mr Chijioke Dozie at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Chijioke Dozie
    CEO & Co-Founder
    OneFi
    Mr Oyetunde Oyekunle at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Oyetunde Oyekunle
    Head: Digital and Personal Banking
    United Bank for Africa
  • Mr Uzoma Dozie at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Uzoma Dozie
    Chief Executive Officer
    Diamond Bank
    Mr Olivier Duterme at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Olivier Duterme
    Executive
    Banque Commerciale Du Congo Sarl
  • Mr Victor Okigbo at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Victor Okigbo
    Head of Financial Technology and Innovation
    Access Bank Nigeria
    Mr Ricardo Platt at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Ricardo Platt
    Executive head of Department Mpesa Enterprise
    Vodacom
  • Chris Kabagambe at Seamless Africa 2017
    Chris Kabagambe
    Managing Director
    Top Finance Bank
    Mr Alfraha Mmare at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Alfraha Mmare
    Head of Cards
    Barclays Bank
  • Mr Robel Alemayehu at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Robel Alemayehu
    Director - Ebanking Services
    Dashen bank
    Mr Nathaniel Clarke at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Nathaniel Clarke
    Head of Mobile Money
    TYME
  • Ms Faith Kobusingye at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Faith Kobusingye
    Head of Product Development
    I and M Bank Rwanda
    Mr Zvichapera Katiyo at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Zvichapera Katiyo
    Head of Banking and Commercial Services
    Steward Bank
  • Mr Innocent Muhizi at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Innocent Muhizi
    CIO: Rwanda, Zambia and Liberia
    A.B. Bank Rwanda Ltd
    Jason Viljoen at Seamless Africa 2017
    Jason Viljoen
    Head Mobile Payments
    FNB
  • Ms Jana Marais at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Jana Marais
    Editor
    Media24
    Mr Simon Mungai at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Simon Mungai
    Chief Manager of Information Technology
    Jamii Bora Bank
  • Mr Diveshan Moodley at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Diveshan Moodley
    Special Projects
    Uber
    Mr Saul Chin'Anga at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Saul Chin'Anga
    Head of eBanking and Card Services
    C.B.Z. Bank Pvt Ltd
  • Mr Edward Kiptoo at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Edward Kiptoo
    SVP Information Security Lead
    Citibank
    Melaku Kebede at Seamless Africa 2017
    Melaku Kebede
    Vice President Systems & E-Banking
    United Bank Sc
  • Ms Pat Thakur at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Pat Thakur
    Editorial and Regional Director, MEA
    The Economist
    Mr Rostan Schwab at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Rostan Schwab
    Senior Investment Office: North Africa
    International Finance Corporation
  • Dato' Arif Siddiqui at Seamless Africa 2017
    Dato' Arif Siddiqui
    Chief Information Officer for Malaysia
    Standard Chartered Bank (Malaysia) Berhad
    Ms Geraldine Mitchley at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Geraldine Mitchley
    Director of Emerging Products & Innovation
    Visa
  • Mr Abednego Ugwueke at Seamless Africa 2017
    Mr Abednego Ugwueke
    Head: Mobile Financial Services
    First Bank Nigeria Plc
    Ms Alix Murphy at Seamless Africa 2017
    Ms Alix Murphy
    Director of Mobile Partnerships
    WorldRemit

 

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2017 SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS

 

  • Gold Sponsor

    E-DAPT at Seamless Africa 2017

    Gold Sponsor

    Visa Inc at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Gold Sponsor

    A.C.I. Worldwide at Seamless Africa 2017

    Gold Sponsor

    Oberthur Technologies at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Silver Sponsor

    Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions at Seamless Africa 2017

    Bronze Sponsor

    NCR at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Bronze Sponsor

    Bytes Managed Solutions at Seamless Africa 2017

    Event Sponsor

    Shenzhen Yuanmingjie Technology Co., Ltd. at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    SQS at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    OctaShop eRetail Services Pvt. Ltd. at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Cardz Group Africa (Pty) Ltd at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    X INFOTECH at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Global Technology Partners LLC at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    MagTek at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    JinGuan Tech Shenzhen Co. Ltd at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    Wacom Europe GmbH at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Keybs at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    Ecentric Payment Systems at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    XH Smartcard at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    Bixolon Co., LTd at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    NEW POS Technology Ltd. at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    iVeri Payment Technology (Pty) Ltd at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    NBS Technologies Inc at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    Matica Technologies FZE at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Evolis at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    Smart Packaging Solutions at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Shenzhen Xinguodu Technology Co Ltd at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    Epson Europe B.V. at Seamless Africa 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Sewoo at Seamless Africa 2017

    Exhibitor

    Winjit at Seamless Africa 2017

 

 

 

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60  Exhibitors

2,000+Attendees

 

 

 

 

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