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Event Date Wed Aug 25 EEST - Thu Aug 26 EEST (2 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Wed Aug 25 7:00am - Thu Aug 26 11:00am
Location Virtual
Region EMEA

After the success from the first two editions of the Africa Bank 4.0 Summit, BII World is delighted to present the regional editions under the flagship of Africa Bank 4.0 Summit.

With the emergence of Neo banks in the region, the gap between the banked and unbanked segment in the region is further narrowing through their efforts. Neo banks are challenging your mainstream banks with the exceptional customer support services and turnaround time in service delivery.

Gathering the crème-le-da-crème of West Africa’s Fintech sector to address solutions around transforming the region’s digital financial services roadmap, the 5th Africa Bank 4.0 Summit will focus on enhancing the coverage of access to finance across the region is fundamental. Many financial services providers have boosted their methods to enhance digital banking services to customers.

This must attend summit focuses on reshaped priorities for financial services providers and how can they capitalize on new technology to enhance customer engagement, bring more value-added services to their customers, through an array of opportunities in collaboration with partners who have easy access to your customer, and partners who can improve your technology to retain a volatile customer base.


2021 Speakers


Ike Onyenokwe
Founder & Managing Partner, Index Consulting


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


Dr. Babatunde O. Obrimah
Chief Operating Officer, Fintech Association of Nigeria

Ali Hussein Kassim
Chairman, Association of Fintechs in Kenya

Valérie Neim
Chief Executive Officer, Brazza Transactions

Funsho Idowu
MD/Chief Executive Officer, Sofri Digital Bank (Member of DLM Capital Group)

Bernard Maoumou
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Groupe Akiba Finance

Dr. Temitope Olakunle
Chief Executive Officer, Rubies Bank

Chief Executive Officer, MicrocimaAfrica

Simon Hardie
CEO and Co-Founder, Findexable

Eugene Coal Gbedemah
Chief Executive Officer, BrooksRemit

Nana Esi Idun Arkhurst
Divisional Director, Retail Banking, Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited

Gilbert Sebe-Yeboah
Head of Consumer Finance Department, Agricultural Development Bank Ghana (ADB)

Funwa Akinmade
Divisional Head of Retail, SME & eBusiness, Unitybank Nigeria PLC

Edwin Odira
Regional Head of Agent & Merchant Network, Globacom

Murat Guner
Regional Manager, MEA, SmartMessage

Raj Singh
Co-Founder, FinnAfrica

Francis Sirus
Sales Lead, Africa, Freshworks

Nolwazi Hlophe
Deputy Director, Financial Regulation and Supervision, Digital Frontiers

Adesola Ilori
Head of Retail Solutions and Platforms, Treasury, Union Bank of Nigeria Plc

Peter Daniels
Head of Digital Banking, Polaris Bank Limited

Jean Kabongo
Head of Mobile and Digital Business, FINCA DRC

Djiba Diallo
Senior Fintech Advisor, Operations & Technology, Ecobank Transnational Inc.

Sandeepak Madhavan
Senior Lead Solutions Engineer, Freshworks

Dennis Ezaga
Head of Digital Innovation, Business Banking, First City Monument Bank Plc

Brett Chapman
Product Manager, GPayments

Alex Forson
Head of E-Business Department, Agricultural Development Bank Ghana (ADB)

Althea Davis
Country Ambassador, UAE and Board Member | International Society of Chief Data Officers, Managing Partner and CDO | Turn Key Technologies

Arinze Agabaenwere
Head of Information Technology, Fortis Mobile Money

Prenthan Naicker
Regional Sales Manager, Sub Saharan Africa, SmartMessage

Fernando Cabral
Founder, FS-360

Gerald M. Nyakwawa
Chief Association Executive, Digital Finance Practitioners Association of Zimbabwe

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors & Partners

• GPayments

• SmartMessage
• Freshworks

• KnowBe4

• Panamax

• Finnafrica

• FinTechNGR
• Association of Fintechs in Kenya
• isCDO

• Digital Frontiers Institute

• Fiancial Inclusion Forum Africa
• Findeable
• TK
• Index Consulting

• iAfrica
• Digital Banker Africa
• Exclusive Africa
• RegTech AFRICA
• Financial IT
• The Fintech Times
• The Fintech Power 50