The digital payment space has transformed everyday lives across the African continent, from the introduction of mobile phones to the adoption of digital payment systems by merchants to streamline their finance systems. Yet, the complexity and cost of payment services, privacy, and security are all barriers to efficient payment methods in Africa. How does Africa continue to develop its digital economy through innovation?
There are many talented innovators in Africa that need access to capital. One organization that helps innovators bridge this gap is Future Africa. Iyinoluwa Aboyeji is Co-founder of Future Africa, a platform that provides capital, coaching and community for mission-driven innovators. Iyinoluwa (Iy) and his team give investors the opportunity to fund innovators turning Africa’s most difficult problems into global business opportunities. Join to learn more about Future Africa’s vision.
Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, General Partner and Co-founder of Future AfricaNicole Van Der Tuin, CEO, First Access
Francine Dove , Project Manager – DMA Global (DMAG)
Semhar Araia, Head, Diaspora Policy, Africa, Middle East and Turkey Public Policy Team Facebook
Kojo Boakye, Director of Public Policy for Africa, Facebook
Omosalewa “O” Adeyemi, Global Partnerships & Expansion, Flutterwave, Inc
Yemiru Chanyalew, CEO, Moneta Technologies