Activates first official transaction in Dubai.
- The launch of Verve Global Card in Dubai, marks Verve’s entrance into the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
- Verve Global customers can already transact in 185 countries globally
Verve, a leading payments technology and
card business in Africa, held a first transaction event today in Dubai, United
Arab Emirates. Verve Global cardholders can now use their cards on Discover
Global Network to transact in more than 185 countries and territories,
including Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The first transaction event took place
at Emperor Retail outlet, City Walk by Meraas Al Safa Str. Dubai. Senior
executive members of Verve International were joined at the event by key
partners including Jerry Fosker, a senior Executive from Discover Global Network,
Shamsudeen Fashola; Group Head Retail
Banking FCMB, Margaret Okhoya; Product Manager Card Services FCMB, Lanre
Oladimeji; Group Head Retail Banking Zenith Bank, Nneka Onwuegbuche; Product
Manager, Card Services Zenith Bank, among others.
Speaking at the launch in Dubai,
Mitchell Elegbe, Interswitch Group Managing Director expressed his
excitement, stating that the decision to bring Verve Global to Dubai was a strategic
one: “Dubai is an important destination of choice for business and leisure as
well as being a popular destination for Nigerians.”
The transaction in Dubai comes following
the successful launch of Verve Global in New York in August this year, …read more