Speakers of 5th Africa Bank 4.0 Summit

The Chief Guest of Honour

Hon. Ama Pomaa Boateng
Hon. Ama Pomaa BoatengDeputy Minister for Communications and Digitalisation
Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation (MoCD)

Keynote Chief Guest Speaker

Engr. Aliyu Abubakar Aziz
Engr. Aliyu Abubakar AzizDirector General/CEO
National Identity Management Commission

Conference Chairman

Ike Onyenokwe
Ike Onyenokwe Founder & Managing Partner
Index Consulting

Influencer Keynote Speaker

Dr. William Derban
Dr. William DerbanChairman & Co-Founder
Financial Inclusion Forum Africa

 Dr. Babatunde O. Obrimah
Dr. Babatunde O. ObrimahChief Operating Officer
Fintech Association of Nigeria
Ali Hussein Kassim
Ali Hussein KassimChairman
Association of Fintechs in Kenya
Valérie Neim
Valérie NeimChief Executive Officer
Brazza Transactions
Funsho Idowu
Funsho Idowu MD/Chief Executive Officer
Sofri Digital Bank (Member of DLM Capital Group)
Bernard Maoumou
Bernard Maoumou Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Groupe Akiba Finance
Dr. Temitope Olakunle
Dr. Temitope OlakunleChief Executive Officer
Rubies Bank
Althea Davis
Althea Davis Country Ambassador, UAE and Board Member | International Society of Chief Data Officers
Managing Partner and CDO | Turn Key Technologies
Jero Omare-Ogah
Jero Omare-OgahFounder - Microcima Africa
Chief Executive – Agile Financials Lts.
Simon Hardie
Simon HardieCEO and Co-Founder
Findexable
Eugene Coal Gbedemah
Eugene Coal GbedemahChief Executive Officer
BrooksRemit
Nana Esi Idun Arkhurst
Nana Esi Idun Arkhurst Divisional Director, Retail Banking
Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited
Gilbert Sebe-Yeboah
Gilbert Sebe-Yeboah Head of Consumer Finance Department
Agricultural Development Bank Ghana (ADB)
Funwa Akinmade
Funwa Akinmade Divisional Head of Retail, SME & eBusiness
Unitybank Nigeria PLC
Edwin Odira
Edwin OdiraRegional Head of Agent & Merchant Network
Globacom
Murat Guner
Murat Guner Regional Manager, MEA
SmartMessage
Raj Singh
Raj SinghChief Executive Officer – Finova 360
Co-Founder – FinnAfrica
Francis Sirus
Francis SirusSales Lead, Africa
Freshworks
Nolwazi Hlophe
Nolwazi Hlophe Deputy Director, Financial Regulation and Supervision
Digital Frontiers
Adesola Ilori
Adesola Ilori Head of Retail Solutions and Platforms, Treasury
Union Bank of Nigeria Plc
Peter Daniels
Peter DanielsHead of Digital Banking
Polaris Bank Limited
Jean Kabongo
Jean KabongoHead of Mobile and Digital Business
FINCA DRC
Djiba Diallo
Djiba DialloSenior Fintech Advisor, Operations & Technology
Ecobank Transnational Inc.
Sandeepak Madhavan
Sandeepak MadhavanSenior Lead Solutions Engineer
Freshworks
Anna Collard
Anna CollardSVP Content Strategy and Evangelist
KnowBe4 Africa
Dennis Ezaga
Dennis EzagaHead of Digital Innovation, Business Banking
First City Monument Bank Plc
Brett Chapman
Brett Chapman Product Manager
GPayments
Alex Forson
Alex Forson Head of E-Business Department
Agricultural Development Bank Ghana (ADB)
Arinze Agabaenwere
Arinze AgabaenwereHead of Information Technology
Fortis Mobile Money
Prenthan Naicker
Prenthan NaickerRegional Sales Manager, Sub Saharan Africa
SmartMessage
Fernando Cabral
Fernando CabralFounder
FS-360
Gerald M. Nyakwawa
Gerald M. NyakwawaChief Association Executive
Digital Finance Practitioners Association of Zimbabwe

Past Speakers Panellists

CONFERENCE
CHAIRMAN

Abhinav Nehra
Abhinav NehraCEO and Co-Founder
Finnafrica

CURTAIN RAISER
KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Suresh Bajpai
Suresh BajpaiExecutive Vice President, Revenue Maximization
Mastercard

INDUSTRY KEYNOTE
INFLUENCER

Dr. Segun Aina
Dr. Segun AinaPresident
Africa Fintech Network

Abdi Mohamed
Abdi MohamedChief Executive Officer
Absa Bank Tanzania Ltd

Dr. Diane Karusisi
Dr. Diane KarusisiChief Executive Officer
Bank of Kigali
Dr. Lance Mambondiani
Dr. Lance MambondianiChief Executive Officer
BancABC
Uzoma Dozie
Uzoma Dozie Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Sparkle
Chitalu Charity Mwanza
Chitalu Charity Mwanza Chief Executive Officer
Digital PayGo
Perseus Mlambo
Perseus MlamboChief Executive Officer
Zazu Africa
Simon Hardie
Simon HardieCo-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Findexable
Ammar Hamadien
Ammar HamadienExecutive Chairman
Shomoul
Matteo Marinelli
Matteo MarinelliChief Executive Officer
Maha Agriculture Microfinance
Mohan Murali
Mohan MuraliPresident & CEO
Axletree Solutions
Omar Christidis
Omar ChristidisFounder & CEO
ArabNet
Sailesh Savani
Sailesh Savani Founder and CEO
CompuLynx Ltd
Hakan Eroglu
Hakan ErogluGlobal Open Banking Lead and MEA Innovation Lead
Mastercard
Gamze Yurttutan
Gamze YurttutanVice President, Product Management, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions
Mastercard
Adham Fahmi
Adham FahmiPrincipal, Business Development, Data and Services
Mastercard
Monica Sasso
Monica SassoEMEA FSI Chief Technologist
Red Hat
Danie Thom
Danie ThomCloud Platform Specialist, Red Hat Sub Saharan Africa
Red Hat
Chaula Ganatra
Chaula GanatraDirector, Digital Identity Business
CompuLynx Ltd
Funsho Idowu
Funsho IdowuChief Operating Officer
Mutual Trust Microfinance Bank
Anna Collard
Anna CollardSVP of Content Strategy & Evangelist
KnowBe4 Africa
James Gachie
James GachieSenior Sales Manager
Infobip
Dr. Etienne Slabbert
Dr. Etienne SlabbertGroup Chief Information Officer
Capricorn Group Limited
Mohamed MOULLOUZE
Mohamed MOULLOUZEHead of Innovation
Attijariwafa Bank
Manan Qureshi
Manan QureshiRisk & Security 'Petal' Initiative (ASIAM) - Executive
Accenture
Tarik IRROU
Tarik IRROU Head of Payments Transformation
Attijariwafa Bank
Rose Muturi
Rose MuturiChief Digital Officer
HFC Limited
Sambo GOUDA SARE
Sambo GOUDA SAREChief Digital Officer
Groupe Bank of Africa
Wasiu Popoola
Wasiu PopoolaChief Digital & Innovation Officer
Prallex Bank Limited
Irene Akiy
Irene Akiy Head of Digital Enablement
Leading African Bank
Tawanda Chatikobo
Tawanda ChatikoboHead: Digital Strategy & Innovation, Retail & Business Banking Digital
Nedbank Ltd
Emmanuel Aihevba
Emmanuel AihevbaHead of Digital Banking, Personal & Business Banking
Stanbic IBTC Bank
Shehryar Bakht Ali
Shehryar Bakht Ali Head of Retail and SME Banking
Bank One Limited
Ahmed Sabri El Shanawany
Ahmed Sabri El ShanawanyHead of Financial Inclusion
Arab Bank
Agrippa Mugwagwa
Agrippa MugwagwaExecutive Director, Group Retail Banking & eCommerce
FBC Banking Group
Abiodun Animashaun
Abiodun AnimashaunCountry Manager, Nigeria
Chipper Cash
Fernando Cabral
Fernando CabralFounder FS-360
FS-360
Benjamin Arunda
Benjamin ArundaFounder
ChainAdvise
Blockchain Advisory
Mohamed Roushdy
Mohamed RoushdyFounder
Fintech Bazaar
Javed Abbasi
Javed AbbasiFounder & Programme Director
GISBA
Jay Kothari
Jay KothariSenior Partner
GCE Consulting Ltd