Sekura Mobile Intelligence has lately introduced the appointment of Lawrence Twigg as their new Regional CEO, Sub-Saharan Africa.
Lawrence will likely be heading up Sekura Cell Intelligence’s African operations crew and will likely be liable for increasing Sekura’s rising Africa presence and lengthening its international attain offering real-time cell intelligence authentication, verification and onboarding options via the Sekura API Framework (SAFr) throughout verticals resembling banking, fintech, e-commerce, gaming, crypto and extra.
In his final company function, Lawrence was Specialist Disruptor, Group Innovation at Normal Financial institution. Previous to that, he was Head of Lending for Tyme Financial institution, South Africa, then wholly owned by the Commonwealth Financial institution of Australia.
Lawrence has had a long time of expertise within the CFTA (clothes, footwear, textiles, and equipment) trade with manufacturers resembling Edcon, The Foschini Group and Retail Attire Group as Divisional Government and Government Director. He has a 10-year banking historical past at African Financial institution and Absa, a member of the Barclays Group, as Managing Government, Private Loans, adopted by Managing Government, Entry Stage Banking.
Sekura CEO, Mark Harvey, stated, “We see not solely South Africa however the continent as an entire, as essential to the expansion of digital identification. Lawrence has a wealth of data and expertise in retail, lending, credit score and extra lately as a disruptive innovator in Africa’s largest financial institution by belongings. I’m so happy Lawrence has chosen to be a part of the Sekura household and we stay up for serving to tens of millions extra folks keep SAFr on-line.”
In his new function, Lawrence will likely be liable for figuring out new enterprise alternatives and constructing robust relationships with shoppers and companions in sub-Saharan Africa. He will even be liable for managing and rising Sekura’s current consumer base within the area.
Lawrence stated, “I’m delighted to be becoming a member of the Sekura crew. Their ever-increasing international trade status, and their ardour for bringing options to Africa, are an ideal match with my urge for food to proceed the disruptive journey, enabling secure and safe entry to credit score and monetary providers throughout the continent”, stated Lawrence.
With a worldwide protection throughout 75 cell community operators, that protects round 2bn folks, Sekura Cell Intelligence is the main supplier of trusted, safe, and easy-to-consume options for ID verification, anti-fraud and safe on-line authentication use instances.
Sekura works with established KYC, identification verification and danger knowledge suppliers who’ve already built-in into main international manufacturers with demand for cell identification options. By way of the mixing of real-time cell knowledge into our companions’ current providers, we allow them to increase and improve their buyer choices into new providers, use instances and geographies via the adoption of SAFr, our distinctive, next-generation cell intelligence API.