Aida Diarra

Innovation, partnership, and co-creation key to driving digital payment growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Aida Diarra, Senior Vice President & Head of Sub-Saharan Africa at Visa

The last decade has seen enormous growth in digital technology, including payments. Innovation and technological advances are bringing exciting opportunities for financial inclusion to the fore. Technology is now a tool to leapfrog over old processes, systems, and protocols for the benefit of everyday consumers. This leap forward has been accelerated by the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has forced us to shift our behaviours and adopt more technology to assist with our day-to-day lives in all aspects, including our finances.  Continue Reading