During this InFiNe.lu members event, David Yen, Head of Global Strategic Partnership, will present the work done by BitPesa to facilitate money transfer in multiple currencies for businesses and SMEs based in Africa. BitPesa has recently joined the LHoFT and is a Luxembourg and UK licensed startup.
The presentation will take place on October 19th, 2017 from 12:30 to 13:30 at the Maison de la Microfinance.
Lunch will be provided.
David Yen is the Head of Global Strategic Partnerships of BitPesa based out of Luxembourg. BitPesa is licensed by the FCA in the UK as an Authorized Payment Institution and offers direct access to every major African currency at one-third the cost of bank transfers or other brokers.
Prior to joining BitPesa, David worked as the FinTech ecosystem manager of Barclays Africa based out of Nairobi, Kenya and was responsible for engaging high potential FinTech start-ups in sub-Saharan Africa with different business units to launch new digital products.
David has over 4 years of working experiences across multiple functions in CEO Office, Management Consulting, Digital Strategy & Innovation, Strategic Partnership & Business Development in Multinationals (Barclays, DHL & Google) and internet startups at seed, pre-series A and series A stages in both developed & emerging markets. He has worked and lived in Taipei, Tokyo, Bonn & Nairobi
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