Nkiru has spent the last decade working in a number of industries including Information Technology, Financial Services and FinTech across Europe, North America, Middle East & Africa, driving strategic innovation & emerging technology programs.
In her current capacity, she leads Finastra’s strategic partnerships for Finastra’s platform and App marketplace collaborating with FinTechs, Banks & Tech Players across the global Ecosystem to bring to market financial solutions, including Embedded Finance and Banking-as-a-Service.
Prior to joining Finastra, Nkiru led the Ecosystem Strategy at SWIFT, the cross-border payments network, driving the engagement with the top global banks, as well as market infrastructures and leading Fintechs to identify new co-creation and growth opportunities. During her tenure in the Technology Industry, Nkiru worked at the forefront of new technology working for Dell Technologies in a number of strategic functions including, Blockchain GTM Strategy, Digital Advisory and Enterprise Sales.
Besides her passion for all things Tech, Nkiru is an active advocate for CSR and D&I, and has been actively involved in a number of industry initiatives and acted as an CSR and D&I ambassador in past organizations.