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Africa BFSI Innovation Summit 2020: Transforming Innovation for a Better Africa

After a successful launch edition earlier this year, Africa BFSI Innovation Summit is back for a second round! With an all new agenda, 2nd Annual Africa BFSI Innovation Summit is scheduled to take place on 4 – 5 February, 2020 in Nairobi, Kenya.

Over 300 BFSI industry gurus were a part of the first edition of the event which was inaugurated by Director – Partnerships, Innovation and Capacity Development of Kenya ICT Authority, Eunice Kariuki. The summit brought together experts from the top solution providers like Automation Anywhere, In2IT Technologies, Finastra, OpenWay Group, Seamfix, Craft Silicon, Arcon, Papersoft, Virmati, Smart Applications, Pio-Tech, Seacom, Intellect Design Area, Sybyl, Union Systems Global, Smartstream and more.

FinTech innovation has played a significant role in encouraging financial inclusion in East Africa as the country has a reputation of adapting to disruptive technologies. With that as the background, 2nd Annual Africa BFSI Innovation Summit will be the perfect knowledge-sharing platform for game-changers from the Banks, Insurance companies and Microfinance Institutions to discuss the trending topics and technologies for the BFSI sector in East Africa.

Focused on the theme, “Transforming Innovation for a Better Africa”, #ABIS2020 will bring together 400+ top CIOs, CISOs, CTOs, Heads of IT, ICT, Risk, Compliance, Retail Banking, Customer Experience, Analytics etc. from Banks, Micro-Finance, Credit Unions & Insurance companies across East Africa.

The very exclusive agenda for the summit has been designed with the help of key speakers like 

  • Evans Odhiambo, Head – Transactional Banking, I&M Bank
  • Hartnell Ndungi, Chief Data Officer, Barclays Bank
  • Cephas Okal , CISO, Madison Group
  • Judith Bogonko, Group Head of Customer Experience, APA Apollo Group
  • Russell Akuom, Head of Digital Banking Experience, Cooperative Bank of Kenya
  • Kennedy Mubita, SC Ventures Africa Head, Standard Chartered Bank
  • Thomas Gachie, COO, Resolution Insurance Kenya
  • Wycliffe Momanayi, CISO, KCB Group Limited
  • Faheem Ali, Chief Risk Officer, Musoni Microfinanace Ltd
  • Georgina Mukami, Head Enterprise Services – ICT Division, National Bank of Kenya
  • Kevin Ayugi, Head of Digital & Direct Channels, Family Bank
  • David Igweta, CIO, HF Group
  • Peter Njuguna, CIO, Co-operative bank
  • Dennis Echeru, CIO, Centenary Bank
  • Steve Njenga, Country CIO, Barclays Bank
  • Chris Orwa, Lead Data Scientist, I&M Bank
  • Nathalie Ngatia, Head of Alliances & Strategic Partnerships – Kenya, Standard Chartered Bank 



ABIS 2020 is all set to be Africa’s foremost event for the BFSI sector which will provide the perfect platform for experts to share their insights on relevant topics through keynote presentations, fireside chats and interactive panel discussions. The networking lunch and coffee breaks provide the ideal opportunity for the attendees to network with their peers and industry experts from all over Africa and abroad.

For more information, visit https://www.africabfsi.com/

Join the conversation on social media! Follow/subscribe to #ABIS2020.

Contact: Aritrika Chakraborty
Email: [email protected]
Call/WhatsApp: +91 9874765242

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