Danson is an accomplished fintech executive with over 10 years’ experience in technology leadership and entrepreneurship in digital payments in Africa. He is the founder and CEO of JamboPay a leading digital payments service player in East Africa.
He has vast experience fintech regulatory landscape in Africa and has overseen implementation of thousands of cashless projects in public and private sectors in Africa.
Danson’s influence has been instrumental in developing an innovative & robust financial platform consisting of a network of banks, Telco’s, card networks and over 15000 independent agents supported by robust technical infrastructure, partnerships, and regulatory approvals.
Danson has been featured in the Forbes Top 30 under 30 in 2014, Business Daily Top 40 under 40 in 2014 and is the recipient of the Google innovator of the Year-Fintech 2013/14 as well as the AABLA innovator of the year East Africa 2016 award. He is a Stanford Seed finalist and holds a Bsc in Telecommunications and IT from Kenyatta University and a Diploma in Information & Technology from Strathmore University.
He is passionate about youth entrepreneurship.