Dr. Shamsuddeen Usman

Dr. Shamsuddeen Usman, CON, OFR is an Economist and Banker. He is currently the Chairman/CEO of SUSMAN & Associates, an economic, financial and management consulting firm headquartered in Nigeria. Dr. Shamsuddeen was a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, from June 2007 to January 2009 and Minister of […]

Omobola Johnson

Nigerian technocrat and the Honorary Chairperson of the global Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI). First Minister of Communications Technology in Nigeria. Commenced the revolutionary changes of the Sector that was succeeded by the Hon. Minister of Communications and Digital Economy. Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami.

Dr. Salamatu Hussaini Suleiman

Dr. Salamatu Hussaini Suleiman FICMC is a lawyer by profession, with a law degree (LLB) from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and a Masters degree (LLM) from the London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom. Dr. Salamatu has served in various capacities in both the public and private sectors, commencing her career as a […]

Dr Segun Aina

Dr Segun is a global professional banking leader, internationally rated fintech influencer and thought leader. He has 3 decades of experience in the banking industry. His core area of interest was operations and technology. He is the Chairman of Global Council of Global Banking Education Standards Board and President Africa Fintech Network.

Dr. Bashir Gwandu

Dr. Gwandu  is currently the Chairman of the Commonwealth ITU Group (CIG). He was also the Executive Commissioner (Technical Services) of telecommunications sector regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), and was also the Chairman of Radiocommunications Advisory Group of the ITU (the RAG), and the Vice Chairman of ITU-R Joint Task Group 4567 (JTG-4567). Gwandu […]

Shubham Chaudhuri

Dr Shubham Chaudhuri is the Nigeria Country Director. Prior to his current position, he was the World Bank’s Afghanistan Country Director. He is a macroeconomic and structural policy expert. Before joining the Bank, Chaudhuri worked for a decade at Columbia University in New York, where he was an economics professor and Director of the Program […]

Ms. Amina J. Mohammed

Ms Amina is the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations and Chair of the United Nations Sustainable Development Group. Prior to her appointment, Ms. Mohammed served as Minister of Environment of the Federal Republic of Nigeria where she steered the country’s efforts on climate action and efforts to protect the natural environment. Ms. Mohammed first […]

Michel Elegbe

Mitchell Alegbe is the founder and CEO of the Interswitch group. He transformed electronic payments in Nigeria which has taken an innovative turn. Interswitch is an Africa-focused integrated digital payments and commerce company that facilitates the electronic circulation of money as well as the exchange of value between individuals and organisations on a timely and […]