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FinTech has the highest penetration in Africa, with 94% of population having regular access to the internet in South Africa alone. To note, in terms of VC funding for African FinTech startups, the fintechs raised a whopping US$ 350 million in 2020 - highlighting that fintech investments in Nigeria have grown by 197% over the past three years.

Therefore, an array of rapidly advancing technological innovations, from RPA to Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML), is offering BFSI sector new ways to transform their businesses without replacing core banking systems in Africa. In addition, the Egyptian government unveiled the Egypt Vision 2030 announcing one of the 8th goals is a mandate to expand fintech services throughout the country. To acknowledge the growing importance of digital innovation across financial institutions in Africa, the 7th Edition of World Financial Innovation Series (WFIS): LIVE will attract 1500+ technology and business heads from 200+ leading Banks, Insurance & Micro-Finance institutions across Africa to virtually connect, collaborate and explore a wide range of new-age-future-tech solutions curated for the growing BFSI sector. This exclusive virtual conference is scheduled for 10 – 11 August 2021.


SPEAKERS

Dr. Konstantinos Tsanis

FinTech & Digital Transformation Specialist
IFC

Ronald Raffensperger

Senior Transformation Expert
Financial Industry
Huawei Technologies

Raghav Prasad

Division President
Sub-Saharan Africa
Mastercard

Alberto Sessa

Senior Director
Financial Services
Oracle

Olayinka Situ

Chief Transformation Officer
GH Corporate Transformation
First Bank of Nigeria Ltd

Stanley Mwangi Chege

Group Chief Information Officer
Jubilee Insurance

Mohamed Fathy

Chief Information Officer
EFG Hermes

Shane Naidoo

GIA Executive: Head of Digital
FirstRand Group

Onyebuchi Akosa

Chief Information Officer
UBA Group

Tendai Chavarika

Head customer experience
Steward Bank Zimbabwe

Uzo Mkparu

Asst. Vice President - CRM, Customer Analytics & Insights
First City Monument Bank

Anna Collard

SVP - Content Strategy & Evangelist
KnowBe4 Africa

Sudheer Prabhu

CTO
CIM Finance

Motunrayo Ajayi

Head HC Projects & Digital Transformation
Sterling Bank

Gloria Njiu

Head of Digital Business
NCBA Bank - Tanzania

Nyong Inwang

Head, Transcation Banking
& Digital Banking
Nova Merchant Bank

Chukwuma Osahor Covenant-Hero

Head, Digital Partnerships
Access Bank Plc

Shina Atilola

Divisional Head, Retail and Consumer Banking
Sterling Bank Plc

Makabelo Malumane

Head of Transaction Banking
Kenya & East Africa
Standard Chartered Bank

Robert Kariuki

Senior Director
Financial Services
Sidian Bank Limited

Sam Mohatle

Head of Digital Banking
FNB Lesotho

Hicham Faik

CISO
Attijariwafa Bank

Hisham Mohamed

Chief Information Security Officer
Emirates NBD

Bharat Soni

CISO
GT Bank Plc

Albert Yirenchi Danquah

Chief Information Security Officer
Stanbic Bank Ghana

Kumar Dandapani

Head of Retail Banking
Bank Africa

Faheem Ali

CRO
Musoni

Peter Njuguna

Chief Information Officer
Co-operative bank limited

Nana Araba Abban

Group Executive, Consumer Banking
Ecobank Transnational Incorporated

James Robert Scott

Head Digital & Platform Services
Corporate and Investment Banking
Absa Bank Limited

Agrippa Mugwagwa

Managing Director
Xarani Tech

Amr Taman

CISO
Ahli Bank Kuwait, Egypt

Evans Odhiambo

Assistant General Manager &
Head of Transactional Banking
I&M Bank

Vitumbiko Gubuduza

Head of Compliance
NBS Bank Plc

Ubong Nkanta

Head, Customer Experience Governance
United Bank for Africa Plc

Jennifer Jemedafe

Founder & CEO
Retention Concierge

Glenn Lazarus

CEO
ATS Network Management Pty LTD

Marcia Ujobolo

Senior Specialist: Customer Experience
South African Revenue Services

TOPICS

Banking in the New Era

Digital Transformation

RPA in BFSI

Cloud Banking

From CX to DCX

AI in Banking

Open Banking Innovation

Banking-as-a-Service



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World Financial Innovation Series 2021: Africa is a premier platform for thought leaders and industry experts, both regional and international, to share insights and best practices on processes, techniques, and latest technologies in the BFSI industry. Speaking at this event will present you the opportunity to address your work in the industry and help business leaders equip themselves with valuable insights and advice.

More than 1500 technology and business heads from 200+ leading Banks, Insurance & Micro-Finance institutions, and government officials across Africa will attend the summit to virtually connect, network, do business and learn.


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Deliver an engaging and thought-provoking content that help 1500+ attendees gain skills to build and innovate.

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Share your technical knowledge, best practices, use-cases, and innovations that can largely contribute to the FinTech community.

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