2018 CONFERENCE SPEAKERS 

 

Jean Paul Ndjemba Abessolo, Partner and Managing Director, Standard Chartered Bank

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, Co-founder & Managing Director, Flutterwave

Bade Adesemowo, Co Founder & CTO, Social Lender

Vivek Agrawal, ‎General Manager, Head of Business Development (Europe & Africa) - Mobile Payments, Mahindra Comviva

Vivek Agrawal at Seamless Africa 2018

El Karm Ahmed, Chairman of the Executive Board, Amen Bank Sa

Lanre Akinlagun, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Drinks.Ng

Russell Akuom, Head of Digital Banking, Co-operative Bank of Kenya

Russell Akuom at Seamless Africa 2018

Hammad Anwer, CTO, ekuep.com

Leopold Armah, CIO & Divisional Head, Technology & Transaction Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank Ghana

Jonathan Ayache, General Manager, Uber

John B Kaweesi, Regional Head, Stanbic Bank Uganda

Babatunde Babs Ogundeyi, Founder & CEO, kudimoney.com

Ryan Bacher, Managing Director, NetFlorist

Ryan Bacher at Seamless Africa 2018

Kimaal Baker, Digital Manager Canal Walk, Hyprop Investments Ltd

Phumelele Bezu, VP of Sales and Marketing, www.afriderm.co.za

Daniel Blignaut, Managing Director, uCook

Daniel Blignaut at Seamless Africa 2018

Vicus Bouwer, Divisonal Director : Retail Leasing Africa, Broll

Vincent Busse, Head Channel and Distribution, Personal and Business Banking, Business Operations, Africa Regions, Standard Bank RoA

Mervyn Byleveldt, Solution Sales Manager Africa, Cradlepoint

Mervyn Byleveldt at Seamless Africa 2018

Abraham Cambridge, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, The Sun Exchange

Gugulethu Cele, Senior Anchor, CNBC Africa

Mohamed Lotfi Chakroun, Card Center Manager, Attijari Bank Tunis

Mohamed Lotfi Chakroun at Seamless Africa 2018

Tawanda Chatikobo, Head: Digital, Nedbank Insurance

Llew Claasen, Executive Director, Bitcoin Foundation

Marvin Cole, CEO and Founder, Ovamba

Bonnie Cooper, Chief Marketing Officer, Roman's Pizza

Amanda Cromhout, Chief Executive Officer, Truth and Emerce Commerce

Amanda Cromhout at Seamless Africa 2018

Efi Dahan, General Manager, Russia, Turkey, Middle East & Africa, PayPal

Kim Dancey, Head Legal and Regulatory: FNB eWallet, FNB

Zeyad Davids, Chief Marketing Officer, Virgin Active SA (Pty) Ltd

Zeyad Davids at Seamless Africa 2018

Gareth De Bruyn, Co-Founder, Get Neat

Gareth De Bruyn at Seamless Africa 2018

Matthew De Freitas, Founder, Black Line Sprinting

Sylvie De Wever, Senior Director: US exports and LATAM, Ebay

Sylvie De Wever at Seamless Africa 2018

Dharmesh Desai, Group Executive Vice President & Head Global Indian Banking Program , Remittances & Alliances, Yes Bank

Farzam Ehsani, Blockchain Lead at RMB, Rand Merchant Bank

Mohamed El Gazzar, Head of Credit & Collections – Retail & SB, Bank of Alexandria

Charles Elliman, HOD Ecommerce, Safaricom

Charles Elliman at Seamless Africa 2018

Mouawia Essekelli, Director, Attijariwafa Bank

Syed Ammar Faheem, Regional Manager (SANEA) Digital Banking & Payments, Gemalto

Youma Fall, Sales Manager, PayDunya

Joe Falter, CEO Jumia Food and Jumia Travel, Jumia

Paul Fenwick, Head FX RoA Global Markets, Barclays Bank Plc

David Ferrand, Director, FSD Kenya

Nick Ferreira, Head of Ecommerce & Digital Marketing, Quiksilver

Tope Folayan, Chief Executive Officer, Mall for Africa

Tope Folayan at Seamless Africa 2018

John Gessau, Director of eCommerce Product Management, ACI Worldwide

John Gessau at Seamless Africa 2018

Gilles Goly, Head, Global Transaction Banking, Societe Generale

Gilles Goly at Seamless Africa 2018

Dayalan Govender, Managing Executive : Nedbank Retail Card, Nedbank Ltd

Dayalan Govender at Seamless Africa 2018

Stacey Grant, Director - Consumer & Market Insights, Unilever

Kerryn Greene, Business Owner, Kapas Baby

Anton Groenewald, Head of Pre-sales: Africa, BPC Banking Technologies

Anton Groenewald at Seamless Africa 2018

Daniel Guasco, CEO/Founder, Click2Sure

David Gyori, Co-Author, The FinTech Book

Sterling Hawkins, Co-Founder, Center for Advancing Retail and Technology

Christoffer Hernæs, Chief Digital Officer, Skandiabanken

Christoffer Hernæs at Seamless Africa 2018

Rob Heyns, Founder & Marketing Director, League of Beers

Crispin Ingliss, CEO & Co-Founder, PropertyFox

Valdis Janovs, Head of Retail Payments and Cards, Tieto

Valdis Janovs at Seamless Africa 2018

Roshana Jansen, Ecommerce Manager, Bidvest Waltons

Roshana Jansen at Seamless Africa 2018

Theunis Jansen van Rensburg, Head of Commercial Analytics, Wonga

Gibson Juma, Co-founder, Bitsoko

Tom Juma, Chief Operating Officer, Faulu Microfinance Bank

Chris Kabagambe, Managing Director, Top Finance Bank

Diana Kangwa, COO, ZANACO

Fabian Kasi, Managing Director, Centenary Bank

Kenneth Kayser, Vice President: Open Innovation, Barclays Africa Group Ltd

Schalk Kearney, CEO & Founder, Pet Heaven

Melaku Kebede, Vice President Systems & E-Banking, United Bank Sc

Warrick Kernes, Founder & Managing Director, Action Gear

Lauren King, Executive: eCommerce and Web Services, Edcon

Edward Kiptoo, SVP Information Security Lead, Citibank

Leon Kiptum, Head: Digital Financial Services, Family Bank Ltd

Carey Kolaja, Global chief product officer, Citi

Yoku Korsah, Managing Director, Bluechain

Nvalaye Kourouma, Chief Digital Officer, Barclays Africa Group Ltd

Nvalaye Kourouma at Seamless Africa 2018

Omar Krakiry, Chief Accountant and Founder, FreshMart

Tunde Ladipo, Head of Partnerships, Stellar.org

Elaine Lahoud, Managing Director, CABFoods

Elaine Lahoud at Seamless Africa 2018

Rogério LAM, CMO, Banco Comercial De Investimentos (Bci)

Tebogo Legodi, Executive: Digital Lead, Sanlam

Percy Paul Lubega, Head of Business Development, Finance Trust Bank

Craig Ludwig, Chief Operating Officer, Carrol Boyes

Craig Ludwig at Seamless Africa 2018

Paul Malicki, Startup Advisor, CEO and Forbes30U30, Flapper

Lance Mambondiani, CEO, Steward Bank

Maryla Masojada, Managing Director, Trade Intelligence

Kenny Matsena, Visual Merchandising Strategist, Timberland South Africa

Perseus Mlambo, Founder, Zazu Bank

Alfraha Mmare, VP & Head of Cards, Barclays Bank

Molefi Moloantoa, Chief Executive Officer, Primedia Unlimited Malls

Joanna Mondon, Head of Digital Marketing,, Hollard

Andrew Mori, Director of Technology, Konga Online Shopping

Andrew Mori at Seamless Africa 2018

Agrippa Mugwagwa, Executive Director - Retail Banking & e-Commerce, FBC Holdings Limited

Pardon Mujakachi, Country Director, WorldRemit

Pardon Mujakachi at Seamless Africa 2018

Benson Mukandiwa, Customer Service Strategist, Chartered Institute for Customer Management

Theunis Muller, Operations Director, CABFoods

Theunis Muller at Seamless Africa 2018

Zahid Mustafa, Retail Banking Director, Barclays Bank of Kenya

Ken Njoroge, CEO, Cellulant

Dewald Nolte, SVP Partnerships & Alliances, Entersekt

Schalk Nolte, CEO, Entersekt

Neil O'Brien, Former: SVP Director Digital Banking, Santander

Honey Ogundeyi, Founder & CEO, Fashpa.com

Victor Okigbo, Group Head of Financial Technology and Innovation, Access Bank Nigeria

Lazarus Okolie, GM/Regional Bank Head, Fidelity Bank Plc

Lazarus Okolie at Seamless Africa 2018

Olumide Olusanya, Chairman and CEO, gloo.ng

Johnson Ondicho, Head Of Electronic Payments, Kenya Commercial Bank

Simeon Ononobi, CEO, SimplePay Limited

Simeon Ononobi at Seamless Africa 2018

Gerhard Oosthuizen, Chief Information Officer, Entersekt

Abdelmouneim Othmani, Chief Operating Officer, Gulf Bank Algeria

Abdelmouneim Othmani at Seamless Africa 2018

Oyebode Oyegoke-Akande, Head of Acquisition, Ecobank Nigeria

Aisha R. Pandor, Co-Founder, SweepSouth.com

Manish Patel, Managing Director: MEASA, ACI Worldwide

Jean Paul Ndjema, Managing Director, Matha Capital

Jason Peisl, IS Executive, Pick n Pay

Shubhanga Prasad, Vice President - Digital and Fintech Strategy, Yes Bank

Shubhanga Prasad at Seamless Africa 2018

Blake Raubenheimer, Digital Marketing Executive, Massdiscounters T/A Game And Dionwired

Blake Raubenheimer at Seamless Africa 2018

Ranjith Ravindranathan, Chief Operating Officer, Choppies

Simon Rey, Group Head : Talent, Learning and Organizational Development, Ecobank Transnational Inc

John Riggins, Head of Operations for Asia Pacific, B.T.C. Media

Nitin Sanghavi, Professor of Retail Marketing, Manchester Business School

Sven Schoof, Head of User Experience, Spree

Preetesh Sewraj, CEO & Chief Innovation Analyst, Product of the Year

Bonnie Smith, General Manager Technology, FLIGHT CENTRE

Riccardo Spagni, Lead Maintainer: Crytocurrency project, Monero

Michael Stannard, Managing Director, Paper Plane Ventures

Michael Stannard at Seamless Africa 2018

Samantha Starmer, Vice President of Global Digital Experiences, Ralph Lauren

Andrew Stewart, Head of Middle East and Africa, WorldRemit

Andrew Stewart at Seamless Africa 2018

Annie Symington, Former: HOD: Analytics, Multichoice Africa (Pty) Ltd

Andrew Takyi-Appiah, Managing Director, Zeepay

Zubair Tassiem, Customer Services Manager, Amazon

Zubair Tassiem at Seamless Africa 2018

Priya Thakoor, Head: Digital Strategy, Barclays Africa Group Ltd

David Torr, Founder & CEO, uCook

David Torr at Seamless Africa 2018

Daniel Toure, Directeur General, Banque Atlanique

Daniel Toure at Seamless Africa 2018

Stephanie Ng Tseung, Head of Cards, The Mauritius Commercial Bank Ltd

Frans Van Der Colff, Director for Africa, Fruit And Veg City

Michael Van Straaten, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director, Verimark Holdings Ltd

Jack Williams, President and Founder, Bitload4u Limited

Sam Wilson-Spath, Head of Digital Media, Woolworths Pty LTD

Marek Zmyslowski, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Hotel Oga