The Digital summit event was an idea originated from the Financial Technology Summit held in 2016 which attracted over 400 participants.
Speaking during a media briefing in Lagos, Mr. Boye Ademola, the Partner and Lead Digital Transformation of KPMG expressed the readiness of KPMG for this new digital event scheduled to hold by 1st November 2017. He said they have seen how companies and organization are growing digitally in this new age of development and involvement of Nigerian companies in the process.
Ademola added,”We want to engage the innovators, the financial technology solution companies, especially in terms of contribution and what they need to do to continue to grow and attract capital. Also, we want to attract government and regulators in terms of creating an enabling environment to make Nigeria one of the leading digital hubs in Africa.”
The event which would be coming up in Lagos feature panel discussions, fintech case studies, publication launch and other activities and Speakers such as Dipo Fatokun, Director Banking, and Payment System; Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, Co-Founder Flutterwave; Dorel Blitz, KPMG Israel Head of Fintech, Bayo Ademola, and others.