Digital Innovator for Meaningful Change
I specialise in “out the box” thinking, strategy and execution in digital an innovation.
Notable innovations include:
CEO and Founder of FNB eWallet Solutions; Head of FNB Innovation; Founding member of FNB Cellphone Banking and its subsequent rollout on Africa; Branchless banking for FirstRand Bank India and FNB Zambia, Managing Executive Vodacom Digital.
(Other notable projects include eBucks, MTN CallAwards, MTN ICE and Virgin Mobile Australia “Vibe”, )
I combine a deep love for technology and business with my creativity and ability to think differently to implement practical, human-friendly digital innovation. With 20 years experience in Financial Services and Telecoms, I have worked in South Africa, Africa and India and understand developing markets and its challenges.
As a Mobile money and Innovation expert I have spoken at numerous conferences and media events.
“Hi Yolande. I thoroughly enjoyed your presentation at the eCommerce conference this year.” – Liam-Anthony Moses
“Hi Yolande. We really enjoyed your presentation at Ecom Africa.” – Nicol Rademeyer
“Ek’t jou keynote baie geniet – insiggewend en relevant.”- Michael Joubert
- “How do we ensure our innovations and technology are meaningful for our/emerging markets?”
- Presentation skills Masterclass