Executive: Emerging Innovation & Payments
Chipo is the Executive for Emerging Innovation at Nedbank Group. She has more than 15 years’ experience in the technology and financial services sector, having previously served as Head of AlphaCode at the Rand Merchant Investment Holdings fintech innovation center and the first fintech community of the African continent. Through this community Chipo formed part of an entrepreneurial team the defined the fintech ladnsacpe in South Africa trailblazing the emergence oof next generation financial services businesses. Before that, as General Manager and Management Consultant for DOTNXT and FeverTree Consulting respectively working extensively across the African continent.
As an established trailblazer in technology and leadership, Chipo has launched notable innovations in Africa such as the first SotPos solution know as Nedbank Tap on Phone, enlisting South Africa as part of a global pilot program. Other solutions in the market include PayShap and industry real time payments offering that is critical to drive sociso-economic change inSA, an in-chat payment solution known as Money message and others such as ShiftPos just to mention a few. She leads enterprise wide initiatives within the organization and contributes to the broader development of industry initiatives shaping the financial services landscape in the country.