Interswitch CEO, Mitchell Elegbe in a tweet chat with Nairametrics.

Mitchell Elegbe the CEO of the Interswitch group, Nigeria’s major e payments processor, yesterday had an exclusive tweet chat with Nairametrics.

He discussed a wide variety of issues from the company’s dominance in the e-payment sector, his relationship with Paystack and Flutterwave, new products, a possible listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, and the reason behind the company charging online merchants to connect to its platform.

As expected, Nairametrics asked if and when Interswitch might be listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. Here is how Mitchell responded.

Listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange is not off the table

The company is not ruling out a possible listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, whenever private equity firms Helios, the International Finance Corporation (IFC), and TA associates decide to exit the firm.

 

 

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If you missed the chat, you can follow the conversation using the hashtag #interswitchceochat.

 

Onome Ohwovoriole has a degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Benin and prior to joining Nairametrics in December 2016 as Lead Analyst had stints in Publishing, Automobile Services, Entertainment and Leadership Training. He covers companies in the Nigerian corporate space, especially those listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). He also has a keen interest in new frontiers like Cryptocurrencies and Fintech. In his spare time, he loves to read books on finance, fiction as well as keep up with happenings in the world of international diplomacy. You can contact him via onome.ohwovoriole@nairametrics.com

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