Interswitch Limited, a leading integrated payments and digital commerce company in Africa, has announced its strong support for the upcoming Nigerian Fintech Week as the primary sponsor.
Set to occur from October 24th to October 26th, 2023, at the Landmark Event Center in Victoria Island, Lagos, the event will revolve around the theme “Fintech: Resilience, Innovation, and Diversification.” It aims to bring together experts and leaders from the banking and fintech sectors to tackle challenges, discuss emerging trends, and provide valuable insights, fostering partnerships and growth in the digital payment sphere.
Keynote speakers include Akeem Lawal, Managing Director of Payment Processing & Switching at Interswitch Purepay, alongside distinguished personalities like President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Dr. Adesina Akinwumi, President of the Africa Development Bank, among others.
Akeem Lawal, Managing Director of Payment Processing and Switching at Interswitch Purepay, highlighted the significance of Interswitch’s engagement in industry events like Nigeria Fintech Week, citing their vital role in discussing crucial issues, trends, and innovations in the digital payments domain.
Lawal stated, “We are thrilled to be supporting Nigeria Fintech Week for the second consecutive year. Interswitch remains deeply committed to fostering innovation and collaboration to drive the growth of the payment ecosystem in Nigeria. This commitment underscores Interswitch’s decision to headline sponsor Nigeria Fintech Week.”
Interswitch’s active involvement in the event showcases its dedication to the growth of Nigeria’s financial sector. Nigeria Fintech Week primarily aims to nurture innovation, promote financial inclusion, and encourage cooperation among stakeholders in the financial industry.
Additionally, following the success of the recently concluded Interswitch Tech Connect conference held across Nigeria’s five geographical regions, the prominent participation of the Fintech Giant in this year’s Nigerian Fintech Week highlights its steadfast dedication to advancing the financial sector. Simultaneously, the event itself acts as a catalyst for innovation, financial inclusion, and collaborative efforts among industry stakeholders.