For the first time ever, Renaissance Capital hosts specialist Nigeria Tech/Fintech Conference
that brings together leading digital incumbents, tech / fintech entrepreneurs
and regulators with key international investors for panel discussions
and exclusive one-on-one meetings.

The conference’s panel sessions will be live streamed here.



Opening speech by Adesoji Solanke, Director, Frontier / SSA Banks & Fintech Equity Research, Renaissance Capital

08:50 – 09:00 (UK)

Panel discussion with regulators

09:00 – 10:00 (UK)

• Temi Popoola – CEO, Nigerian Exchange Limited
• Olufemi Sojinrin – Chief Information Officer, Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System Plc
• Emomotimi Agama – Deputy Director and Head of Registration, Exchanges, Market Infrastructure & Innovation Department, SEC, Nigeria
Moderator: Samuel Sule – Acting CEO, Nigeria, Renaissance Capital

Panel discussion with traditional banks - front runners on digital/payments/merchant acquiring

10:10 – 11:10 (UK)

• Eduofon Japhet – Head, Business Solutions, Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc GTBank
• Chuma Ezirim – Group Executive, eBusiness & Retail Products, First Bank of Nigeria Limited
• Adeolu Bajomo – Executive Director, Information Technology & Operations, Access Bank Plc
• Isaac Kamuta – Group Head: Payments Service, Cash Management & Client Access, Ecobank
Moderator: Oluwatoyosi Oni – Research Banking Analyst, Sub-Saharan Research, Renaissance Capital

Panel discussion on mobile money / agency banking

11:30 – 12:30 (UK)

• Elsa Muzzolini – General Manager, Commercials, Mobile Financial Services MTN Nigeria
• Tosin Eniolorunda – Founder and CEO, TeamApt
• Olaoluwa Awojoodu – CEO, E-Settlement Limited
• Tunde Ogungbade — Group Managing Director, Accelerex Holdings
Moderator: Adesoji Solanke – Director, Equity Research Analyst, Frontier / SSA Banks & Fintech, Renaissance Capital

Panel discussion on venture capital

12:40 – 13:40 (UK)

• Dr Omobola Johnson – Senior Partner, TLcom Capital; former Minister of Communication Technology, Nigeria
• Ruby Nimkar – Principal, GreenHouse Capital
• Wale Ayeni – Acting Global Head, Disruptive Technologies and Venture Capital Investments, International Finance Corporation
• Iyinoluwa Aboyeji – General Partner, Future Africa
Moderator: Adesoji Solanke – Director, Equity Research Analyst, Frontier / SSA Banks & Fintech, Renaissance Capital

Panel discussion with digital payments/online acquirers

14:00 – 15:00 (UK)

• Muyiwa Asagba – Divisional CEO, Interswitch Digital
• Amandine Lobelle – Head of Business, Paystack
• Akshay Grover – Acting-CEO, Cellulant
• Chioma Nkechika – CEO, CoralPay Technology Limited
Moderator: Seun Onayiga – Director, Head of West Africa Investment Banking, Renaissance Capital

Panel discussion with digital logistics companies

15:10 – 16:10 (UK)

• Tayo Oyegunle – COO, Moove Africa
• Genco Sanli – Head of Structured Finance, Kobo 360
• Leo Ebute – Manager of the West Africa Operations, Lori
• Ignatius Akpabio – Head, Strategy and Expansion, TradeDepot
• Chibundu Emeka-Onyenacho – SSA Consumer Research Analyst, Renaissance Capital
• Tage Kene-Okafor – reporter TechCrunch

Panel discussion with digital lenders and neo-banks

16:20 – 17:20 (UK)

• Laurin Nabuko Hainy – CEO, FairMoney
• Tolulope Omoleye-Osindero – Head, Legal and Compliance, Branch
• Chijioke Dozie – Co-Founder, Carbon
• Abi Ajisafe – Director, EMEA & Frontier Equity Sales, Renaissance Capital
• Tage Kene-Okafor – reporter TechCrunch

Panel discussion on digital asset/wealth management

17:40 – 18:40 (UK)

• Odunayo Eweniyi – Co-founder and COO, PiggyVest
• Razaq Ahmed – Co-founder and CEO, CowryWise
• Tosin Osibodu – CEO, Chaka
• Ibitunde Balogun – Executive Director, Tangerine Financial
Moderator: Samuel Sule – Acting CEO, Nigeria, Renaissance Capital

1:1 meetings

08:00 – 17:00 (UK)


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