First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s most valuable bank brand is partnering with BusinessDay Media to host the BusinessDay Fintech Summit 2017 with the theme ‘Harnessing the Power of Disruptive Innovation in Fintech. The event scheduled for Friday, July 21, 2017 will hold at the Landmark Event Centre, Lagos and the Group Head, E-Business, FirstBank, Chuma Ezirim would participate in a panel session to deliberate on the topic “Regulatory Concerns on Risks, Challenges and the Resulting Impacts on Fintech Adoption”.
The Fintech Summit would highlight the challenges facing the Fintech industry and proffer innovative resolutions to mitigate these challenges; facilitate purposeful deliberations to improve the Fintech ecosystem in Nigeria through meaningful collaborations and engagements; as well as explore tenable business models to sustain existing start-ups, foster and attract new Fintech companies into the growing industry among other resolutions that will be reached at the event.
FirstBank is sponsoring the event as part of its thought leadership initiatives tailored at driving conversations that will influence policies and build the polity whilst ensuring a better society for all stakeholders. The Bank is committed to the development of SMEs and is also lending its expertise to developing SMES in the Fintech eco system through the partnership with BusinessDay Fintech Summit 2017.