Nicholas Kamanzi

Country Launcher @ Wave Transfer Uganda

Nicholas Kamanzi


Former Taxi conductor trying to have my go at innovating with technology. Mandela Washington Fellow 2017. Currently using technology to build financial products for millions of consumers in African cities @Wave Enjoy solving offline challenges with technology and very interested in mobile payments. Built Yoza to help single mothers get access to work and worked with Africa's Talking to enable software developers get access to millions of mobile subscribers in Uganda. I have worked with HiveColab, PCTech Magazine, Yoza and Africa's Talking.

Participating Talks

Panel Discussion: ‘The Payment Sector as a gateway to financial inclusion”

This panel shall discuss how financial technologies can be used as an avenue through which financial inclusion amongst the unbanked population can be achieved. It shall also delve into the laws governing the payment sector and the challenges faced by the players in the payment ecosystem. The panel shall also discuss the future of digital lending in Uganda. This panel shall also feature a session on KYC compliance in the payment sector.