Dr Segun Aina is a global professional banking leader, internationally rated fintech influencer, ecosystem builder and thought leader and respected futurist.
He had three decades of distinguished banking career and was a bank CEO for six years with special area of interest in technology as tool for delightful customer experience. A former President of Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, he is currently Chairman of the Board of the Global Banking Education Standards Board. A tech visionary who set up Fintech Associates Ltd as far back as 2002, he is the founding President, Fintech Association of Nigeria, Africa Fintech Network, Founder, The Fintech Institute among others.
Dr. Aina who has been variously described as Nigeria’s finTech envoy, incubated a number of successful fintech startups and sits on the Boards of various institutions in Banking, Insurance, Technology, Agriculture sectors etc. He also serves as a member of the UK-Africa Fintech Investment Group, a UK Government initiative.
Dr Aina is a distinguished alumnus of Universities of Lagos, Ibadan, INSEAD France, Harvard Business School, IMD Switzerland, and Lagos Business School. Dr Aina is Fellow of London Institute of Banking and Finance, Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, Nigerian Institute of Chartered Arbitrators, Institute of Directors, as well as Member, Toronto Region Board of Trade, and Canadian Council for Africa.
He holds the Nigeria National honors of Officer of the Order of Federal Republic (OFR) and has received honorary doctorate degrees from three Universities.