has promised to continually improve financial inclusion across borders and make
payments much more seamless and efficient.
This promise was made in Lagos by Mitchell Elegbe, Founder/GMD,
Interswitch Group, during a media parley on Friday, September 27, 2019, to mark
Verve’s 10th year anniversary.
which held at the George Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos, had in attendance members of the
media, partner banks, other trade partners and a representative of the payment
industry regulator – Samuel Okojere, Director of Payments Systems
Management, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
is a leading payments technology
and card business in Africa established by Interswitch Group in 2009. It has since grown to become an independent
its own with a portfolio of several product offerings.
stated that the card scheme has experienced steady and explosive growth in the
payment segment. He said: “Our card
scheme has grown from just an idea to solve the payment inefficiencies in
Nigeria, into a bouquet of innovative payment solutions for Nigerians,
Africans, and the rest of the world. I
consider these first 10 years as years of consolidation and growth. We
anticipate the next 10 years to be years of massive investment in unprecedented
payment service delivery”, he said.
that nothing good comes easy, Elegbe said that the company has had its fair
share of …read more