In an ambitious move to set the plans critical to promoting free trade in Africa, stakeholders on the continent launched the African Continental Free Trade Agreement in 2021. While it promises unprecedented economic benefits, it requires specific infrastructure to flourish, such as faster, cheaper, and seamless cross-border payment solutions, which some fintechs on the continent are building. In this AFTS session, solution providers discuss the strides they are making in the payments sector and how this can foster the goal of a financially connected Africa.
Panelists: Sahar Salama – CEO & Founder, TPAY, Ahmed Wadi – CEO & Founder, MoneyFellows, and Mohamed Assem – Country Manager, Mastercard Egypt. Moderator: Viola Llewellyn – Co-founder and President, Ovamba.Continue reading "Digital Payment for a Cashless Economy"