Segun Adeyemi, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Amplified Payment System Ltd
Segun is a business analyst and tech entrepreneur. He’s the CEO/Co-founder of Amplified Payment Systems Ltd (dba Amplify), a leading financial technology company building next generation payment solutions for financial institutions, merchants and consumers across Africa. Amplify’s social latest...
Segun Adeyemi, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Amplified Payment System Ltd, Nigeria
Ismail Ahmed, Founder And Chief Executive Officer, WorldRemit
Ismail Ahmed is the Founder and CEO of WorldRemit, the leading digital money transfer company that's pioneering a mobile approach to sending money around the world. Ismail founded the company in 2010. Since then, it has secured $220 million in funding and has been named the fastest growing...
Ismail Ahmed, Founder And Chief Executive Officer, WorldRemit, United Kingdom
Russell Akuom, Head of Digital Banking Experience, Co Operative Bank of Kenya, Kenya
Adedana Ashebir, Regional Manager, Africa, Village Capital
Adedana leads VC firm Village Capital's Africa work out of Nairobi. She joined Village Capital after nearly three years at the African Leadership Network (ALN), a community of the continent's young, dynamic, and influential leaders. At ALN, she built and managed the Africa Business...
Adedana Ashebir, Regional Manager, Africa, Village Capital, Kenya
Patrick Awori, CEO, Imaginarium
Patrick Awori is the Founder and CEO of Imaginarium, which developed Circle Group Savings and Investment, Africa's first mobile group savings app. Circle was voted one of Africa's top 100 Fintech innovations at the 2017 African Fintech Awards and is also part of the Ecobank Fintech...
Victor Ezaga, Executive Director, Operations & Technology, Guaranty Trust Bank Kenya, Kenya
Ahmed Farah, Acceleration Manager, Pangea Accelerator, Kenya
Chris Folayan, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, MallforAfrica, Nigeria
Darren Franks, CEO, TalentintheCloud, United Arab Emirates
Aaron Fu, Managing Director, Nest.vc, Kenya
Jean Claude Gaga, Chief Executive Officer, RSwitch Ltd, Rwanda
Peter Gitau, Chief Information Officer, Standard Chartered Bank, Kenya
Anton Groenewald, Pre-sales and Sales Manager, BPC Banking Technologies, South Africa
Christopher Grune, Managing Director, Barani Capital
Christopher has long experience on both the buy and sell-sides of the financial industry. He began his career in agricultural commodities at the Chicago Board of Trade, but has since worked as a trader, broker, research analyst and fund manager at firms including State Street Global...
Christopher Grune, Managing Director, Barani Capital, Kenya
David Herbling, Reporter, Bloomberg, Kenya
Lina Higiro, Chief Operating Officer, I & M Bank Rwanda Ltd, Rwanda
Ali Hussein Kassim, Co-Founder & CEO, Hussein & Associates
Ali Hussein Kassim• Ali is the Principal, Hussein & Associates, a Digital Transformation Consultancy focused on enabling clients leverage Digital technologies to achieve Transformational Change in their organizations. He is also an investor and mentor to Fintech startups.• Ali is also a Trustee ...
Ali Hussein Kassim, Co-Founder & CEO, Hussein & Associates, Kenya
Moath Ismail, VP Digital Banking CISMEA, Gemalto
- Over 15+ Experience in telecom solutions, IoT/M2M , Identity Verification and Digital Security in Africa, Middle East & CIS regions- Participating in building and developing innovation solutions (SMS Hub, Automatic Device Configuration, Anti-Spam, KYC, M2M verticals …) to the digital market...
Moath Ismail, VP Digital Banking CISMEA, Gemalto, United Arab Emirates
Waruguru Ituu, Founder, Change Corner, Kenya
Gibson Juma, Co-founder, Bitsoko, Kenya
Tom Juma, Chief Operating Officer, Faulu Microfinance Bank, Kenya
Christian Kakoba, Community Lead, Bithub Africa, Kenya
David Kanyanjua, Managing Director, Three Quality Services, Kenya
John Karanja, Chief Executive Officer, Bithub Africa, Kenya
Andrew Karlyn, Strategy and Learning Lead, AgriFin Accelerate, Mercy Corps, United States
Fabian Kasi, Managing Director, Centenary Bank, Uganda
Eddy Kayihura, CIO, Bank of Kigali
Eddy Kayihura M. serves as CIO in Bank of Kigali since Dec 2016 where he oversees the technology growth of the bank which has embarked on a journey towards becoming a world-class digital banking service provider.Prior to his Banking experience, he has been mainly involved in the Broadband industry...
Moses Kemibaro is Founder of Dotsavvy, one of Kenya’s first Digital Agencies that commenced operations in 2002. Previously, he was the Africa Sales Director at InMobi where he led sales in Kenya, Egypt, Nigeria and Ghana. He was also the Founding Regional Manager at Dealfish East Africa, now known...
Andrew Key, Managing Director - Africa, Network International Llc
Andrew Key, Managing Director - Africa Andrew is an executive leader with an impressive track record of success that reflects broad experience gained across the payments landscape. He is renowned for consistently demonstrating his abilities to develop and execute strategies that deliver to...
Andrew Key, Managing Director - Africa, Network International Llc, United Arab Emirates
Willy Kimani, Chief Operating Officer, Naivas Supermarkets, Kenya
Michael Kimani, Founder, Chama Pesa Ltd., Kenya
Gladys Kingori, Founder & CEO, ZOA TECH LIMITED
Gladys King'ori, is a former banker and payments practitioner with 10 years’ experience in banking, payment systems, project management, product development, management and strategy. She is the visionary, founder & CEO of ZOA TECH LTD, a fintech company whose mission is to bank 3 million...
Gladys Kingori, Founder & CEO, ZOA TECH LIMITED, Kenya
Sharon Kinyanjui, Head of East Africa, WorldRemit
Sharon Karuga Kinyanjui is Head of East & Central Africa at digital money transfer company WorldRemit. Leading the East & Central Africa business, Sharon is currently focused on developing WorldRemit’s partnership network and brand awareness in the region.Overseeing WorldRemit’s transition...
Nektarios Liolios, Co Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Startupbootcamp
Nektarios is co-founder and CEO of Rainmaking Colab, part of Rainmaking, the global cooperative of entrepreneurs, leading innovation programs across the financial services sector. He is also co-founder and CEO of Startupbootcamp FinTech. Working to address the relationship between corporates and...
Nektarios Liolios, Co Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Startupbootcamp, United Kingdom
Juliet Maina, Associate - Telecommunications, Media and Technology, Triple OK Law, Kenya
Kihara Maina, Chief Executive Officer, I and M Bank
Mr. Kihara Maina is a Kenyan national aged 49 years. He is the Chief Executive Officer of I & M Bank Limited from May 2016. Mr. Kihara holds an honours degree in Mathematics from Moi University and an Executive MBA from the University of Chicago - Booth school of Business. He started his...
Hillary Miller-Wise is the Founder and CEO of Tulaa, a virtual marketplace for smallholder farmers to access finance, inputs and commodity buyers. Established in 2017, Tulaa was incubated inside of Esoko, a pioneer in the mobile agriculture space, where Hillary previously served as CEO. Hillary has ...
Jamal Mohamed, CEO & Founder, ShambaIntel Africa, Kenya
Jesse Moore, Chief Executive Officer, M-KOPA Solar Kenya
Jesse Moore is the CEO and Co-Founder of M-KOPA Solar, the world's leading "pay-as-you-go" energy provider to off-grid homes.M-KOPA provides affordable, safe and clean energy to millions of people. M-KOPA has connected more than 600,000 homes to solar power in East Africa. And it is...
Jesse Moore, Chief Executive Officer, M-KOPA Solar Kenya, Kenya
Hilda Moraa, Founder & CEO, Pezesha
Hilda is an award-winning entrepreneur and author. She has more than 7 years of experience in developing Fintech and mobility innovations across Africa. She previously founded WezaTele, a Fintech startup in Kenya that was acquired in 2015. She is currently the Founder & CEO of Pezesha, a Peer...
Llew Morkel, Founder, CTO, DreamBlock, South Africa
Patrick Mowatt, Senior Manager, Business Development: Africa, Arab Financial Services, South Africa
Anne Mulindwa, Managing Director, Finance Trust Bank, Uganda
Zahid Mustafa, Retail Banking Director, Barclays Bank of Kenya, Kenya
Muriuki Mary Muthoni, National Director Kenya National Chamber, The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Kenya
Kevin Mutiso, CEO, Alternative Circle
Kevin Mutiso, 30, is currently the CEO and co-founder of Alternative Circle. The company developed a Kenyan Mobile based app “SHIKA”, that enables individuals with little or no credit history to access affordable micro loans through their mobile phones. The app also provides financial institutions ...
Muthoni Mutonyi, Senior Manager, Digital Banking, National Bank of Kenya, Kenya
Rose Muturi, Country Manager, Tala, Kenya
Angela Mwirigi, Director of Marketing & Communications, Kenya Commercial Bank, Kenya
Gakii Mwongera, Head of Cash and Liquidity Management, Equity Bank, Kenya
Bitange Ndemo, Chairman of the Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence Taskforce, Government Of Kenya
Bitange Ndemo is an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Nairobi’s Business School. His research centers on the link between ICTs and small and medium enterprises with emphasis on how ICTs influence economic development in Africa. Prof. Ndemo is the Chairman of Kenya’s...
Bitange Ndemo, Chairman of the Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence Taskforce, Government Of Kenya, Kenya
Peter Ndiang'ui, Country Manager, OLX, Kenya
Paul Mwaura Ndichu, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Interswitch, Kenya
Margaret Ngarachu, Chief Legal Officer, Myinsure, Kenya
Andrew Njage, Co-Founder & CTO, InvestXD, Ghana
George Njuguna, CIO, Housing Finance Company Limited, Kenya
Alain Nkazamurego, Co-Founder, Made In Rwanda Online, Rwanda
Jairus Obuhatsa, CTO, Insurance For All, Kenya
Teddy Ogallo, Founder & CEO, Wayawaya Limited, Kenya
Johnson Ondicho, Head of Business Development Digital Financial Services, Kenya Commercial Bank, Kenya
Benard Ondoro, Regional Lead, beyonic, Kenya
Sagini Onyancha, Co-Founder, SimbaPay, United Kingdom
Bamidele Olalekan Oseni, Group Chief Risk Officer, I and M Bank, Kenya
Maurice Otieno, General Manager, Metta
Maurice Otieno is the General Manager of Metta,Nairobi.He joined as program manager and is now responsible for developing the startup ecosystem in Kenya, Africa, He is an entrepreneur inspired by innovative ideas and collaborative problem-solving.Prior to joining Metta in Nairobi, Maurice worked...
Antony Otieno, Secretary General, Internet Society Kenya Chapter, Kenya
Andrea Ottina, Chief Business Development Officer, Access Bank
Andrea Ottina currently holds the position of Chief Business Development Officer and is part of the Management Board of AccessBank Tanzania. He is responsible for the overall departments of banking operations, alternative channels, marketing, and IT. Andrea Ottina was instrumental in introducing...
Andrea Ottina, Chief Business Development Officer, Access Bank, United Republic Of Tanzania
Sarah Oyungu, Director of Digital Marketing, Africa, Standard Chartered Bank Kenya, Kenya
Nathanial Peterson, Director, Busara Center for Behavioral Economics, Kenya
Emilian Popa, Principal, Digital Growth Africa Middle East, Mauritius
Mzukisi Rusi, Solutions Lead, Entersekt
Mzukisi Rusi is Solutions Lead for Middle East and Africa at Entersekt, an innovator in push-based authentication and mobile app security. Mzukisi is a seasoned expert in all aspects of information technology projects – from business analysis, solutions architecture, and systems analysis and...
Mzukisi Rusi, Solutions Lead, Entersekt, South Africa
Khevin Seebah, Vice President, International Card Processing Services Ltd, Mauritius
Veronica Sentongo, Head, Digital Banking, Stanbic Bank
Veronica Sentongo is currently the Head, Digital Banking at Stanbic Bank Uganda. In this role, Veronica has championed the Launch of a plethora of innovative product offerings and services across the Digital channels. Within her first two years, she has driven growth across the Digital platforms in ...
Veronica Sentongo, Head, Digital Banking, Stanbic Bank, Uganda
Lichoti Shikoli, Co-founder, Hydro-q, South Africa
Alex Siboe, Head PMO and Head Digital Financial Services, K.C.B. Bank Group Ltd, Kenya
Daniel Szlapak, Director of Africa, Branch, United States
Panashe Tapera, Head of Growth, Golix, Zimbabwe
James Tomaney, COO, Renovite Technologies, United Kingdom
Bonney Tunya, Anchor, East Africa, CNBC, Kenya
Cedric Wachira, Secretary General, Blockchain Association of Kenya, Kenya
Fredrick Wambua, Chief Executive Officer, Blue Ticks Communications Services
With the vast knowledge in the research industry, Fredrick has transversed the research world, having have been involved in both market and social research, and monitoring and evaluation. With an accreditation from the Measure Evaluation, Carolina Population Center, he has been involved in...