Access Bank’s embodiment of innovation, excellence and leadership has not only shown through the peculiarity of banking solutions it avails to its customers but also in the various initiatives which it has undertaken as a way of giving its customers a ‘more than banking’ experience. One of such initiatives is the African Fintech Foundry(AFF), a platform aimed at nurturing, funding and accelerating the growth of FinTech startups in Africa. The innovation hub is set to host the second virtual edition of its FinTech innovation Roundtable on March 26, 2021.
The event, with the theme, ‘Let’s Talk Tech Resilience’ is a one-day expert-led Fintech innovation roundtable that will feature leading minds in venture capital, technology, innovation and startups across the world. They’ll discuss emerging trends in the digital ecosystem as well as opportunities available and how technology plays a role in alleviating some of Africa’s greatest challenges.
The negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has left many businesses seeking digital means to create superior value propositions for their customers and employees. The AFF Roundtable will address timely topics and emerging trends that will help businesses transform into technology-driven, customer-centric, socially relevant businesses in a post-COVID world.
Commenting on Access Bank and AFF partnership, Ade Bajomo, Access Bank’s Executive Director for Information Technology and Operations, stated that, “As Africa’s Gateway to the World, we are always at the forefront of driving technological innovations that will grow the banking industry in Nigeria as well as Africa. We have partnered with the continent’s leading technology and innovation accelerator, the Africa Fintech Foundry, to bring together stakeholders from different geographical areas who share a common interest in driving technological solutions. The AFF Roundtable will enable participants to stay ahead of others as they will be equipped with knowledge of new and emerging trends and how they can tap into the opportunities that exist in them.”
Participants are to look forward to the global networking opportunities, actionable insights from 3,000 seasoned tech experts, guaranteed inspiration, emerging trends to guide near-term decisions, skills and knowledge to better champion digital transformation for business growth and so much more. To be a part of this highly anticipated event, visit www.africafintechfoundry.com to register.