Daniel Awe named new Head of the Africa Fintech FoundryThe administration and board of Entry Bank PLC have introduced the appointment of MrDaniel Awe as the brand new Head of the Africa Fintech Foundry (AFF).
In line with the monetary establishment, the appointment of Awe underscores its dedication toadvancing technological innovation within the African banking sector.
Talking on the appointment, the Group Managing Director of Entry Bank PLC, Herbert Wigwe stated, “We’re enthusiastic about Daniel’s appointment as we strongly imagine that he isthe proper particular person to steer Nigeria’s subsequent wave of monetary know-how disruption.
Since its inception, the AFF has created alternatives for African innovators and entrepreneurs to thrive. Daniel’s observe document ensures that this developmental sample will probably be strengthened.”Earlier than his appointment, Awe served as a Cost Answer architect at Entry Bank, main the Channels Answer Supply Group.
He has spent the higher a part of the final 15years innovating and creating leading edge e-Cost platforms within the monetary sector. Awe is provided with a wealth of expertise round management, administration, know-how technique, buyer expertise transformation, design pondering, resolution structure, enterprise functionality, and depth of data to determine and nurture modern alternatives.
AFF is an Entry Bank initiative that goals to nurture, fund, and speed up the expansion of FinTech startups in Africa by its mentorship and accelerator programmes. Quick-tracking the development and maturity of startups, AFF has facilitated the supply of market-relevant options, organised digital conferences to foster innovation and thought management, whereas additionally main within the provision of larger entry to monetary companies to the monetary excluded throughout the continent