Kennedy Luhombo | eCommerce Africa
Senior Business Development Leader,
Merchant Sales and Solutions, VISA

Kennedy has worked in merchant solutions roles the better part of his professional career, mainly from an MNO perspective. He recently transitioned into the payments schemes space and is currently leading merchant solutions implementation and acceptance in East Africa for Visa with specific focus on mobile-based payment solutions such as mVisa. A graduate of the University of Nairobi, and having worked with the leading innovators of mobile money (Safaricom’s M-PESA), as well as other Telcos with mobile money solutions in Kenya, Kennedy brings some unique perspectives on how mobile-based solutions should work and the foundations that must be set for successful acceptance, with a specific focus on the East African scenrarios.

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