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Africa Fintech Network

Unified. Collaborative. Enabling best practice across Africa. The Africa Fintech Network brings our continent’s fintech leaders, organisations and stakeholders together:
  • To exchange ideas and information
  • To promote and support the creation of innovative technologies and their deployment across Africa and beyond
  • To pursue excellence in all our collective endeavours and leave no member behind

Africa Fintech Festival

Our annual Africa Fintech Festival enables a best-in-class convergence of ideas, innovations and debate across key issues including consumer protection, reg-tech, disruption of savings, credit, insurance and pension value chains, borderless operations, non-traditional partnerships and game-changing business models.

Africa Fintech Radar

This is a joint initiative tracking fintech innovations in Africa. Interact with our visual maps and use our research to understand how and where African fintech is evolving

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Africa Fintech Network (AFN) is a platform that unites Africa fintech leaders, organizations and stakeholders through their country associations to exchange information and ideas, promote and support creation of innovative technologies and deployment across and beyond Africa. The network also serve as a platform for advocacy and coordinated regulatory interactions.
Our Goal
We aim to connect Africa and the global community: to enable open dialogue, build rewarding synergies, and create new and exciting opportunities in fintech.
Our Mission
To drive Africa led Fintech solutions and related technologies by nurturing synergies within the ecosystem
Our Vision
To catalyse Africa’s Digital Economy


To unify and channel Africa’s fintech initiatives into producing timely, tested, affordable and indigenous solutions to the continent’s real-world challenges
To nurture and facilitate multi-national/cross-border fintech policies and regulatory frameworks
To enable seamless, cross-Africa market access for fintechs and innovative tech-enabled products
To engender coordinated collaboration with the rest of the world
To explore innovative technology transfer and export beyond Africa to the developed world and other emerging markets
To support (and capitalise on) the achievements of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement and Agenda 2063 of the AU
Member Countries
Strategic Partners
Fintech Festivals
Board Members


FinTech, Sustainability and Innovation The Power Trio To Fast-Forward Africa's Growth Mauritius is pleased to have won the right to host the 3rd edition of the Africa FinTech Festival (AFF), a concept created by the Africa FinTech Network (AFN).

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AFN Executive Board

Dr. Segun Aina
Dr. Patrick Conteh
Board Secretary / CEO
Chilekwa Banda
Vice President, Southern Africa
Alex Sea
Vice President, Francophone & Lusophone Africa
Ali Hussein Kassim
Vice President Eastern Africa

Strategic Partners