In preparedness to create massive impact in the FinTech industry, the Board of Directors of Appzone Group, sub-Saharan Africa’s leading Fintech company, have appointed Efosa Aiyevbomwan, group chief marketing officer of the company and Omonuwa Olulano, group Chief Human Resources Officer.
Appzone, founded in 2008, is Africa’s leading Fintech disruptor and provider of home-grown software solutions for the continent’s Financial Services industry.
With a team of over 160 professional and clients in seven countries, Appzone processes over $2 billion in transactions annually serving 18 commercial banks and over 450 microfinance institutions across the continent.
The announcement comes as Appzone ramps up activities across Africa.
With a career spanning 13 years, Omonuwa brings to bear a wealth of knowledge and an array of experiences across diverse sectors including Financial Services, E-Commerce, Non-profit and Technology.
Some of her previously held roles include Vice President for People and Culture at SoftCom and HR Business Partner at Konga.
A member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management and graduate of Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Benin, Omonuwa’s experience includes the provision of strategic HR leadership and organizational change with expertise in the areas of organizational design and development, Talent Acquisition, Talent Management, Performance Management, People Operations and Analytics.
Efosa joins Appzone as Group Chief Marketing Officer, bringing over extensive experience in the technology, entertainment, broadcast media and consulting sectors. Efosa was previously the Head of Communications (West Africa) at Uber and has also held managerial roles at Universal Music Group and MultiChoice Nigeria.