Omokehinde Adebanjo

VP & Area Business Head, West Africa MasterCard

Omokehinde Adebanjo is the Vice President & Area Business Head for West Africa, MasterCard. Based in Nigeria, Mrs. Adebanjo is responsible for advancing acceptance and issuance of MasterCard’s payment products in Nigeria and other English-speaking countries in West Africa.

Prior to her appointment as Area Business Head, Mrs. Adebanjo fulfilled the role of Vice President for Business Development in the West African region.

Before joining MasterCard, Mrs. Adebanjo was employed by the Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank), where she spent four years as the Head of Cards and Product Development. Prior to GTBank, she worked at Econet (now known as Airtel).

She holds an MBA from the Lagos Business School, and completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Ibadan in Nigeria.

My Sessions

Financial Inclusion

Oriental Hotel

This session will explore how FinTech can address the problem of financial inclusion in Nigeria and ways in which it can be remediated with modern technology.