The Future of Finance, West Africa
Thursday, 4th May 2017

08:00 – 09:00


09:00 – 12:30

Welcome Note
Francis Gbenga Shobo, Deputy Managing Director, Firstbank

Opening Keynote
Moses K. Tule, Director of Monetary Policy, Central Bank of Nigeria

Initiatives to deepen financial inclusion and integrate 40% of the population by 2020 will improve the living standard of the rural and unbanked, raise educational opportunities, and raise the gross domestic product (GDP).

Opening Briefing
Matt Dooley, Founder, Connected Thinking

Roundtable Will Include Presentations On:

  • Making the Most of New Channels to Better Serve Existing Customers and Bridge the Financial Inclusion Gap
  • Understanding the Convenience and Efficiency of Virtual Transactions in Terms of Commute Time Saved and Lowered Overheads
  • Building a Cybersecurity Protection Plan for your Organisation and Customers
  • Using Data Analytics to Customise Services and Maximise Client On-boarding
  • Disruption as an Opportunity Where Legacy Systems Failed to Meet Demands
  • Disrupting the way Business was Done in the Past with New Market Entrants like Paystack

With Presentations From:

  • Anya Duroh, Head of Business Banking, Stanbic IBTC
  • Oyebode Oyegoke-Akande, Head of Card Business, Ecobank Nigeria
  • Felix Oyakhamoh, Head of Development Finance/Microfinance consultant, Sun Trust Bank
  • Obinna Ukachukwu, Head of SME Banking, Stanbic IBTC
  • Dennis Onome Ezaga, Group Head of Transaction Products, First City Monument Bank (FCMB)
  • Andrew Agbo-Madaki, General Manager, Africa Fintech Network
  • John Aligbe, Head of E-Crimes and Card Investigations: Financial Crime Control, Stanbic IBTC Bank
  • Samuel Mbonu, Head Network Security and Technical Architecture, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc
  • Anthony Eke, Head, Infrastructure & Transport, Corporate Banking
  • Tobe Nnadozie, General Manager and Chief Operating Officer, Manna Microfinance Bank Limited
  • Benedict Anyalenkeya, Group Head of eBusiness, Unity Bank Plc
  • Paul Aseme, Head of Retail Segments, Union Bank of Nigeria Plc
  • Mayowa Owolabi, Co-Founder, Mobile Monday Nigeria
  • Chiwete John-Njokanma, CEO and Co-Founder- FINT
  • Akin (Akinola) Jones, CEO and Co-Founder, Aella Credit

12:30 – 14:00

Awards Presentation Luncheon

With a luncheon Keynote from
Lexi Novitske, Investor, Paystack

*This is a draft agenda – Topics and speakers are subject to change

For more information or inquiries, please contact
America Herrera
Programme Executive
+86 10 58693492