#WhatsNext FinTech

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Standard Bank Incubator

5 Cradock Avenue

Rosebank

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Nest (www.nest.vc) is hosting a forum on finance and technology in Johannesburg as part of our monthly entrepreneurship speaker series and showcase dubbed #WhatsNext. This is in partnership with Standard Bank South Africa and supported by iAfrikan and African Tech Round Up.

The event will feature an inspiring keynote speech and a , which will provide a global perspective on latest developments in financial technology and local insight into the challenges and opportunities that different stakeholders and players in the financial services sector face in the era of digital disruption in Africa.

The dynamic mix of speakers of senior finance executives and FinTech entrepreneurs from Kenya, Benin and South Africa will highlight use cases of cutting edge technologies, innovative approaches and new business models accelerating financial inclusion in Africa, explore regulation and compliance, payments, remittances, data, the state of the start-up ecosystem, investment in South Africa’s FinTech landscape, cooperation between banks and start-ups and more. As it is the tradition at #WhatsNext, all panellists will share ideas and provide strategic insight into what they see as the future of financial technology.

The panellists include:

  1. Elizabeth Rosiello – CEO and Founder of Bitpesa

  2. Sechaba Ngwenya – CEO and Founder of Creditable

  3. Geraldine Mitchley - Snr. Dir Strategic Partnerships and Emerging Payments at Visa

  4. Dare Okoudjou - Founder and CEO of MSF Africa

  5. Jayshree Naidoo - Standard Bank Incubator Head

  6. Lungisa Matshoba Co-founder & Director at Yoco.

The panel will be moderated by Aaron Fu, Managing Partner (Africa) at Nest.

The forum is expected to host senior finance executives, IT experts, start-up entrepreneurs, NGOs, policy makers, investors and media. FinTech companies and service providers keen to develop partnerships, raise funding and scout for market opportunities to scale into Southern Africa are also invited to attend and showcase their latest innovations. To showcase, email Nairobi@nest.vc


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Standard Bank Incubator

5 Cradock Avenue

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Johannesburg

South Africa

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