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Keynote Speakers
Moderators

Panelists

Head of Digital Transformation, Safaricom PLC

Joseph Kanyua

Chief Commercial Officer, CreditInfo

John Canon

CEO & Founder, Qhala

Shikoh Gitau

Chief Financial Services Officer, Safaricom PLC

Esther Masese Waititu

Regional Head East and Southern Africa

Kamau Kunyiha

CEO, Africa Fintech Network

Dr. Patrick S. Conteh

Director Fintech & Innovation, Bank of Ghana

Kwame Oppong

Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer

Michael Oluwole

Deputy Director, Payments, Policy Regulations, Central Bank of Nigeria

Dr Olubokola Akinwumi

CEO, Capital Markets Authority

Wycliffe Shamiah

Deputy CEO, Strategy & Technology, Hibret Bank, Ethiopia

Dr Andualem Hailu

Founder & CEO, Koree, Cameroun

Magalie Gauze-Sanga

Technical Director Strategic Learning

Collins Marita

CEO & Founder, Digital Mobile Africa, Tanzania

Rob Madziva

Group Head Payments, Cash Management & Client Access, Ecobank Transnational Incorporated

Isaac Kamuta

Founder & CEO of EMTECH

Carmelle Cadet

Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Safaricom

Fred Waithaka

Actuarial Manager, ACRE Africa

Reuben Saina

End-Beneficiary

Paul Kiogora

Founder & CEO, Wezesha

Amaan Pirani

CEO & Founder

Geophrey Tenganamba

COO, VunaPay

Koya Matsuno

Project Manager Partnerships, Pula Advisory

John Buleti

Vice President Product Management - Community Pass, Mastercard

Sammy Mwangi

Chief Consumer Business Officer, Safaricom

Fawzia Ali – Kimanthi

CEO, Moringa School

Nikki Germany

CEO PesaKit

Andrew Mutua

Executive Producer, #AliTalksTech; CEO & Creative Director, Tim3less Studios

Imran Jomo

Director, Country Business Development Lead, East Africa, Mastercard

Victor Ndlovu

Vice President Sales: Africa, Middle East and Turkey

Adrian Pillay

Chief Executive Officer at AfricaNenda

Dr Robert Ochola

Association of Fintechs in Kenya, Board Member

Mary Mwangi

CEO, Mauritius Africa Fintech Hub (MAFH)- AFN Board member

Benazeer Saidoo

Director Treasury/FICC, Ecobank Kenya

Mohamed Souleymane

Founder & CEO, SafePay Solutions

Sam Ndegwa

CEO, Loop DFS

Eric Muriuki

Head of Digital Lending, I&M Bank

Eunice Gatama

General Manager, Tala

Mumbi Annstella

Head of Expansion and Revenue Ops.

Camilo Arango

Sales Executive SSA, Paymentology

Julius Abuje

President, Botswana Fintech Association- AFN Board Member

Tavonga Muchuchuti

Director Digifarm Safaricom PLC

Seema Gohil

President Fintech Association of South Africa- AFN Board Member

Kagisho Dachabe

Consultant, CGAP

Salome W. Kimani

Michael Michie

Head of Digital Transformation, Safaricom PLC

Joseph Kanyua

With over 18 years of experience in the ICT industry, Joe has held numerous positions across multiple organizations, including Head of Digital Transformation, Programs Director, Engagement Director, Chief Technology Evangelist, Innovation Head, Program/Project Manager, Senior Value Engineer, Solution Architect, Consulting Lead, Master Principal Sales Engineer, Presales Architect, Principal IT Business Analyst, Software Engineer, and Systems Architect, among others.

Joe has led digital transformation projects across a wide range of industries, including telecommunications, banking, insurance, commercial aviation, and the public sector. His extensive experience has taken him to over 40 countries, where he has served, evangelized, engaged, and consulted on digital-driven organizational transformation and technology adoption. Joe’s deep expertise and global perspective make him a highly sought-after leader in the realm of digital transformation and technological innovation.

Chief Commercial Officer, CreditInfo

John Canon

Results orientated executive with extensive experience in the global data information industry having specialized in software, data, analytics, fraud management, regulatory compliance & digital identity in a career spanning over 25 years.

Executive experience of M&A, both acquisitions and divestment and led successful business integrations. Scaled businesses of various sizes, executing strategies for growth to set businesses up for sale to both private equity and trade buyers.

Experience of leading global teams across multiple regions. Extensive commercial & product track record leading sales, pre-sales, solution consulting, product management and support teams. Defining and executing product and GTM strategy delivering innovative products whilst enabling sales channels to consistently outpace competitors and the market. Skilled at defining business strategy and executing change adoption across local and global entities.

CEO & Founder, Qhala

Shikoh Gitau

Shikoh Gitau is a multifaceted leader and a prominent figure in the realms of digital innovation, data, artificial intelligence, and the digital economy. With a deep commitment to fostering entrepreneurship and the growth of start-ups, she leverages her extensive expertise to drive transformative change across Africa. As an investor and philanthropist, Shikoh is dedicated to nurturing talent and supporting initiatives that aim to uplift communities and spur economic development. Her polymathic abilities and visionary approach position her as a key influencer in advancing technological progress and innovation on the continent.

 

 

Chief Financial Services Officer, Safaricom PLC

Esther Masese Waititu

With over 19 years of experience in Sub-Saharan Africa, this professional has led teams of up to 70, achieving ISO certification and generating over US$ 500 million in revenues. Their expertise in operations, trade finance, and lending solutions has driven loan asset growth of more than US$ 1 billion across nine countries. Skilled in strategic direction, portfolio management, and vendor relationships, they excel in people management, collaboration, and innovation. As a Trustee for two leading asset management firms in Kenya, their senior management experience is key to developing people, businesses, and communities.

Regional Head East and Southern Africa

Kamau Kunyiha

With over 18 years of experience in Credit Information and Information Management Services at the senior management level, he has established himself as a leading expert in the field. Formerly the Chief Executive Officer of CRB Africa, now known as TransUnion, he played a pivotal role in the establishment of Credit Bureau operations in five African countries: Kenya, Rwanda, Zambia, Malawi, and Botswana. His tenure at TransUnion Kenya, formerly CRB Africa, was marked by significant achievements and contributions to the growth and development of credit information systems across the continent.

 

 

CEO, Africa Fintech Network

Dr. Patrick S. Conteh

Dr. Patrick Saidu Conteh is the CEO of Africa Fintech Network and USAID Senior Economic Policy Advisor to Liberia’s Ministry of Finance. With over 25 years of experience in finance and development across sectors, he has reformed central banking and promoted fintech for financial inclusion. He has held significant roles including Governor of the Central Bank of Sierra Leone and Regional Lead for Sub-Saharan Africa at Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance. His career spans commercial banking, economic management, and development finance.

Organisation:Africa Fintech Network

Director Fintech & Innovation, Bank of Ghana

Kwame Oppong

Mr. Kwame Oppong is the Director of FinTech and Innovation at Bank of Ghana, responsible for licensing and supervising the mobile money and payments service providers in Ghana. His experience spans technology innovation,digital financial services operations, policy development and regulation. He also leads the Bank’s central bank digital currency (eCedi) exploration as well as other innovation initiatives. Prior to joining Bank of Ghana, Kwame worked with CGAP (World Bank Group), Milicom (Ghana), Hewlett Packard Company(USA)and other organizations in the banking, housing finance and health insurance sectors in Ghana and the USA. He has also consulted for several governments, public sector institutions and private corporations globally. Mr. Oppong holds a BSc in Business Administration, an MSc in Business, Executive Education Certification in policy design and other certifications. in. blockchain, coud computing, virtualization, financial inclusion among others. Kwame is a passionate advocate for financial inclusion, innovation, and the development of digital economies.

Organisation:Bank of Ghana

Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer

Michael Oluwole

Michael Oluwole is a visionary and accomplished tech entrepreneur known for his strategic leadership and innovation in the fintech sector. As the Co-founder and Current Chief Operating Officer(COO) for Touch and Pay Technologies, he has successfully built a company at the forefront of revolutionizing digital payments. Michael’s deep expertise in technology and finance has propelled Touch and Pay Technologies to develop groundbreaking solutions such as the “Cowry card” that streamline transactions and enhance financial inclusivity. With a track record of driving growth and creating impactful solutions, Michael is a respected figure in the tech community, inspiring others to push the boundaries of what’s possible in the digital payments landscape.

Organisation:Touch and Pay Technologies

Deputy Director, Payments, Policy Regulations, Central Bank of Nigeria

Dr Olubokola Akinwumi

CEO, Capital Markets Authority

Wycliffe Shamiah

Deputy CEO, Strategy & Technology, Hibret Bank, Ethiopia

Dr Andualem Hailu

An enthusiastic, energetic, and diligent professional, he embodies a diverse skill set encompassing banking, strategy, planning, research, project management, and organizational transformation. With a proven track record of success, he demonstrates unwavering commitment and proficiency in fulfilling his responsibilities. His broad expertise spans various sectors of the financial industry, including Central Banking, Commercial Banking, microfinance, and Insurance. Possessing extensive knowledge of industry trends and practices, he adeptly navigates complex assignments with confidence, whether working collaboratively as part of a team or independently.

 

 

Founder & CEO, Koree, Cameroun

Magalie Gauze-Sanga

With a rich background encompassing Europe, Asia, and Africa, she possesses extensive experience in international banking and payment systems. Educated and credentialed in both French and Chinese educational frameworks, she embodies a global perspective. Based in Africa, she specializes in issuer products and solutions, including EMV payment cards, tokenization, biometric authorization, and contactless payment solutions. Additionally, she excels in driving digital payments, digital loans, e-commerce, m-commerce, mobile money, and cashback initiatives. Her work is dedicated to advancing financial inclusion across the African continent.

 

 

Technical Director Strategic Learning

Collins Marita

Collins has qualifications in Agriculture, Statistics and Business Management together with over 15 years’ experience in project management and in the applied research sector, in areas ranging from market research to agricultural research for development, both desktop and field research. He has acquired good skills and competencies in consulting, research methods including statistics, project coordination, and information technology and developed my interpersonal skills through working in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams. He is familiar with the concepts of results based management. Collins has also developed skills and experience in knowledge management, monitoring and evaluation and in training and conducting value-chain analysis. During his career he has gained understanding of how the consideration and inclusion of gender in applied research can lead to achievement of better outcomes.

Organisation:Mercy Corps AgriFin

CEO & Founder, Digital Mobile Africa, Tanzania

Rob Madziva

As a farmer, founder, CEO, and board member, he navigates the intersection of agribusiness, fintech, climate, and rural digital transformation with expertise and passion. Through his roles and endeavors, Rob is committed to driving sustainable growth and innovation in agricultural practices while leveraging technology to empower rural communities and address climate challenges.

Group Head Payments, Cash Management & Client Access, Ecobank Transnational Incorporated

Isaac Kamuta

Isaac is the global head of Ecobank’s Payments & Cash Management business spanning 34 countries including the management of the Digital customer Channels based in Lagos Nigeria. Isaac has 27 years of banking experience during which time he has held senior business, product, innovation and sales roles with Citibank NA in Kenya, Tanzania and South Africa covering the Sub-Sahara Africa region for Corporates, Financial Institutions, Central Banks and Public Sector client segments.

Apart from Citi, Isaac spend 5 years with J.P. Morgan as the Sub-Saharan Africa head of Sales for Treasury Services and Senior Country Officer for Kenya and East Africa based out of Johannesburg and Nairobi.

Isaac holds a Master of Science Degree in Finance from the University of Strathclyde, in Glasgow, UK, a Bachelor of Education Science in Mathematics/Physics from Egerton University in Kenya and a RE5 Certification from the South Africa Financial Services Board (FSB).

His other interests include technology as it relates to financial services and he submitted a Paper entitled “Impact of Technology Driven Financial Innovations in SSA in partial fulfilment for the M.Sc. Finance degree at the University of Strathclyde.

Founder & CEO of EMTECH

Carmelle Cadet

Carmelle Cadet is a trailblazing figure in the fintech landscape, renowned for her visionary leadership and pioneering contributions to modernizing central banking infrastructure. As the Founder and CEO of EMTECH, Carmelle is dedicated to building robust financial systems that prioritize true inclusion, decentralized access, and market resilience. With a diverse skill set spanning payment modernization architecture, fintech innovation, and blockchain business models, she is at the forefront of driving transformative change in the industry.

Carmelle’s expertise extends to areas such as digital assets, digital currencies, and central bank innovation, reflecting her deep understanding of emerging technologies and their potential to reshape traditional finance. Her specialization in payment infrastructure and enterprise IT product commercialization underscores her strategic approach to deploying cutting-edge solutions that meet the evolving needs of the market.

Driven by a passion for fostering financial inclusion, Carmelle is committed to designing solutions that empower individuals and communities worldwide. Her strategic acumen in business development, go-to-market planning, and corporate finance further solidify her reputation as a thought leader and innovator in the field.

With a relentless focus on driving positive change and advancing the mission of EMTECH, Carmelle Cadet continues to inspire and lead the way towards a more inclusive and resilient financial future.

Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Safaricom

Fred Waithaka

Actuarial Manager, ACRE Africa

Reuben Saina

Results-driven Climate Risk Analyst with a proven track record in developing robust climate risk frameworks, enhancing risk governance, and driving informed decision-making. Committed to advancing climate risk management practices to ensure sustainable and responsible business strategies across multiple sectors. Having a background in Actuarial sciences and over 6 years’ experience in developing climate risk transfer tools, climate risk monitoring and alerts as well as engagements with risk takers with a focus to building climate resilient businesses and communities across Sub-Sahara Africa.

End-Beneficiary

Paul Kiogora

Founder & CEO, Wezesha

Amaan Pirani

Skilled business professional with a background in economics. Began career in real estate sales and later diversified into apparel, PPE manufacturing, and aquaculture. Proficient in African manufacturing and supply chain markets. Currently concentrating on real estate and aquaculture projects, including affordable housing, and aquaculture facilities. Keen on utilizing technology to address social and economic issues in Kenya and Africa. Committed to creating a better future for the continent.

CEO & Founder

Geophrey Tenganamba

As a CEO & Founder of MazaoHub. Over 9 years working in agriculture, and a farmer at heart. With a Master’s in Business Administration, I have a strong understanding of agri-finance, having worked with farmer cooperatives and food companies. Witnessing the power of fintech in agriculture, I co-founded MazaoHub Precision Agriculture Inc, a fast-growing Farm ERP platform. MazaoHub’s Farm ERP platform uses AI and locally-developed soil kits to provide farmers with personalized recommendations, improving yields and profitability. The platform also facilitates transactions between farmers, food companies, and banks, streamlining the entire agricultural supply chain.

Organisation:MazaoHub Precision Agriculture Inc.

COO, VunaPay

Koya Matsuno

COO, VunaPay

Project Manager Partnerships, Pula Advisory

John Buleti

Vice President Product Management - Community Pass, Mastercard

Sammy Mwangi

An energetic business development professional with vast hands-on experience in operational management and project cycle management across various sectors. Their expertise lies in harnessing personnel capabilities, maximizing resource utilization, enhancing efficient and effective results delivery, adopting technology, and improving business communication. They are committed to creating sustainable businesses and business processes for maximum impact and transformation.

 

 

Chief Consumer Business Officer, Safaricom

Fawzia Ali – Kimanthi

Fawzia Ali-Kimanthi is the Chief Consumer Business Officer since March 2023.

​Fawzia joined Safaricom in 2007 as a Senior Manager Reporting, Accounts Receivable and M-PESA. Since then, she has grown her career and expanded her breadth through various leadership roles. In particular, she has been the Head of Regional Sales & Operations – Coast, Head of Consumer Planning and Pricing, Head of Consumer Segments and Head of Digital Products and Services. In October 2021, Fawzia was appointed the Mobile Data Tribe Lead.​

She holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Nairobi and an MBA from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. She has also attended multiple leadership programs and is a Certified Coach.

CEO, Moringa School

Nikki Germany

Results oriented CXO specializing in the leadership and growth of tech-enabled organizations in Africa. Significant expertise in P&L management, operations, sales, marketing, people and international expansion. Passionate about driving scale-up results through an obsession with customers and quality execution.

CEO PesaKit

Andrew Mutua

Andrew Mutua is an experienced professional with a career spanning over a decade. Andrew began their career in 2009 as a UX/Front End Developer at Wunderman, where they were responsible for digital campaign concepts, design, and development, digital strategy, social media campaigns, monitoring and reporting, and SEO. In 2011, they moved to BusinessIT Afrika Limited, where they served as the Head of Digital Media. In 2012, they founded and became the CEO of Logic IT, an award-winning technology design firm. In 2019, they founded and became the CEO of PesaKit.

Andrew Mutua attended the University of Nairobi from 2009 to 2013, where they earned a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Microprocessor Technology & Instrumentation. Andrew then attended Nairobits Digital Design school from 2008 to 2009, where they earned a Diploma in Web Design & Development, 2D Animation, and Interactive Technologies. In 2018, they attended Harvard Kennedy School and completed the course Rethinking Financial Inclusion.

Executive Producer, #AliTalksTech; CEO & Creative Director, Tim3less Studios

Imran Jomo

As the Executive Producer for #Alitalktech, Carmelle Cadet leads a talented team dedicated to crafting engaging content for one of Africa’s most dynamic and rapidly growing tech podcasts. Beyond her podcasting endeavors, Carmelle is a versatile creator, serving as a writer, director, producer, public speaker, podcaster, and entrepreneur. In her role as CEO and Creative Director of Tim3less Studios, a forward-thinking media startup, she specializes in providing top-notch media production services and strategic social media distribution for a diverse clientele. Carmelle’s passion for storytelling is evident in her commitment to curating captivating content for her personal brand, which includes a blog, YouTube channel, and two TikTok pages. With a relentless drive to evoke emotion through her work, Carmelle strives to create art that resonates deeply with audiences, sparking meaningful conversations and fostering connections across various platforms. She welcomes opportunities to collaborate and explore the latest trends shaping the tech and media industries.

Director, Country Business Development Lead, East Africa, Mastercard

Victor Ndlovu

Victor is an accomplished Senior Business Leader in payments, boasting a rich history of engagements within the Banking Industry and with a Global Payment network. Throughout his career, Victor has consistently delivered results, driving businesses to surpass corporate objectives while maintaining steadfast commitments to customers, stakeholders, and employees. Renowned for his commercial acumen, he possesses extensive networks spanning both private and public sectors, culminating in the establishment of numerous partnerships across diverse industries. Victor’s expertise lies in creating strategic alliances with business leaders, cultivating mutually beneficial relationships that propel key business initiatives and generate substantial income streams. Armed with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Economics from the University of South Africa, he is currently engaged in pursuing a Masters Degree Programme with an Internationally recognized University, further solidifying his standing as a strong professional in the field.

 

 

Vice President Sales: Africa, Middle East and Turkey

Adrian Pillay

Adrian Pillay is an experienced Credit Risk professional, and has been involved in financial inclusion and access to credit initiatives in 40 countries around the world, across every continent. He has held various leadership roles at leading Credit Risk companies such as TransUnion, Dun & Bradstreet, Experian, FICO. He is currently the Vice President of Sales at Provenir, where he is responsible for Africa, Middle East and Turkey. He has spoken at many international conferences, webinars and podcasts on various topics including access to finance, data, scoring, decisioning and AI. He has supported World Bank and IFC in their Credit Bureau Program, which aims to drive the expansion of credit bureau coverage across developing markets.

Organisation:Provenir

Chief Executive Officer at AfricaNenda

Dr Robert Ochola

Over the last 16 years, this professional has focused on driving solutions that deliver value and impact for the underserved. They have developed high-impact strategies and innovations in the telco (Celtel, Zain, and Safaricom) and banking (KCB and Afreximbank) sectors across Africa and the Middle East. Their work includes the design and development of ultra-low-cost handsets, the creation of mobile banking solutions, and the establishment of a Pan-African Payments System to facilitate cross-border trade. Recently, they have been involved in setting up AfricaNenda, a social impact venture aimed at driving financial inclusion across Africa. AfricaNenda focuses on supporting women, youth, and Micro-Small and Medium Enterprises to enhance their financial health and achieve financial inclusion.

 

 

Association of Fintechs in Kenya, Board Member

Mary Mwangi

CEO, Mauritius Africa Fintech Hub (MAFH)- AFN Board member

Benazeer Saidoo

Director Treasury/FICC, Ecobank Kenya

Mohamed Souleymane

Founder & CEO, SafePay Solutions

Sam Ndegwa

As a Senior Fintech Trailblazer and Innovation Leader, Sam has spearheaded the development of groundbreaking solutions and technologies in the payments sector. With over a decade of experience, he has successfully built two startups from the ground up, offering comprehensive payment and banking services to local communities and diaspora markets. Under his leadership, these organizations have flourished into fully-fledged entities, boasting revenues exceeding $1.2 million and employing over 50 full-time equivalents. Sam’s exceptional interpersonal skills and cross-functional collaboration abilities have enabled him to lead teams of over 30 engineers, product developers, and consultants across major fintech projects. Moreover, his commercial prowess is evident in his adeptness at ideating business models for growth and investment, as well as his adept management of P&L and financial planning responsibilities. Sam’s contributions have earned him notable recognition, including being named a finalist in prestigious fintech challenges and securing awards from esteemed organizations such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Google for Startups. His dedication to advancing digital payments in Kenya is evident through SafePay’s flagship product, ‘LipaSpot,’ a unified digital payments platform aimed at digitizing the retail sector and promoting cashless transactions across the country.

CEO, Loop DFS

Eric Muriuki

Head of Digital Lending, I&M Bank

Eunice Gatama

With a background in banking and telecommunications, she brings in-depth knowledge of digital financial services in both sectors. Her experience spans diverse areas including the delivery of digital financial services, digital banking, new business development, product development, project management, and customer acquisition and retention through superior customer experience delivery. Passionate about financial inclusion, she is committed to delivering innovative financial services across different sectors and industries.

 

 

General Manager, Tala

Mumbi Annstella

A business leader with experience working across Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Ghana, South Africa, and Uganda, focusing on Fintech (including general financial services) and Edtech. Their experience and expertise span leading streams and cross-functional teams in portfolio (PnL) management, strategy, growth and geographical expansion, product management, growth marketing, consumer behavior, data science, and tech regulation and policy. They also have a keen interest in the technology and startup ecosystems in emerging markets, exploring their growth, inner workings, and optimization, and understanding how these elements link to economic development.

Head of Expansion and Revenue Ops.

Camilo Arango

Camilo Arango is a recognized leader in the digital payments industry, with a wealth of experience in driving expansion and innovation. Currently serving as the Head of Expansion at Minka_, a leading fintech company specializing in establishing real-time payment networks across Latin America (LATAM), Camilo is at the forefront of revolutionizing money transfers between systems and accounts in the region.

Organisation:minka_

Sales Executive SSA, Paymentology

Julius Abuje

As a financial inclusion enthusiast, he strongly advocates for the belief that the initial stride towards enhancing lives lies in ensuring easy access to financial products. He emphasizes the significance of addressing two pivotal aspects in driving financial inclusion: awareness and access. He asserts that awareness and access are intertwined, as one can only access something if they are aware of its existence, yet not everything they are aware of is readily accessible. He emphasizes the need to strike a delicate balance between these two elements to foster comprehensive financial inclusion.

President, Botswana Fintech Association- AFN Board Member

Tavonga Muchuchuti

Muchuchuti is a multi-award-winning entrepreneur and managing director at Xavier Africa. Under his leadership, Xavier Africa has become a leading AI development agency with operations spanning Botswana, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. Mr. Muchuchuti’s work has notably included the development of an award-winning systemic risk monitoring platform for a financial services regulator in Southern Africa.

 

Director Digifarm Safaricom PLC

Seema Gohil

She thrives on the challenge of creating something new, whether it’s a company, product, or team. Her purpose is centered around building food systems that are equitable, sustainable, and nourishing for all.

 

 

President Fintech Association of South Africa- AFN Board Member

Kagisho Dachabe

Kagisho is an ingeniously disruptive Leader with core strategic focus on digital inclusion (financial, health, educational & property) for Africa, Her People and their businesses. His passion is achieved by empowering our People with digital platforms that enable them to participate in the much-needed digital economy in our townships and rural areas across the Continent.

As a Co-Founder and Chairman of the Fintech Association of South Africa (FINASA), he advocates for “the new way of doing things” and ensures that the South African fintech ecosystem has a seat at the roundtables, especially regarding regulatory requirements and compliance.

Kagisho’s interests also expand to property development and engineering infra. His expertise and experience in business engineering and architecture ensure successful implementation and fruitful returns in the ventures he is involved in.

Consultant, CGAP

Salome W. Kimani

Enthusiastic team player, negotiator, active listener, and effective communicator with more than 10+ years’ experience in socio-economic development. I possess extensive experience in working with the public and private sectors, civil society, and multilateral organizations to evaluate and address fragility, conflict resolution, humanitarian assistance and resilience, food security/livelihoods, infrastructural and urban development programs, financial and digital inclusion and integration, youth and gender transformation and development, health, education, public financial management and governance in Sub-Saharan Africa. Also, multi-lingual, with highly developed research & analytical skills, strategic consultancy, donor, and stakeholder engagement skills necessary to drive scale & impact.

Michael Michie