DafriBank or The Digital Bank of Africa (DBA) is a borderless digital bank specifically built to serve as an electronic payment gateway system for digital entrepreneurs and merchants. DafriBank addresses the banking needs of Africa’s growing digital entrepreneurial class — a niche that has been largely ignored by the traditional banks. Being ‘borderless’ means anyone with access to the internet anywhere, can open and operate DafriBank account and other products offered by the bank. This revolutionary digital bank project will also target the unbanked and underbanked in Africa.
DafriBank sees technology as an enabler and as a generator of new opportunities. We are forward-thinking, set to benchmark trends in technology to shape our future that will be coupled with our practical delivery on a highly automated platform that will make us unique. Our leading-edge technology will keep us well-positioned in the global banking community to sustain our offering of exceptional Digital banking services. As a bank built with principle, we believe our success will hinge on satisfying our customers and helping them unlock the real value of their digital businesses.
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Chairman - Dafrigroup PLC
Xolane Ndhlovu is a South African/Nigerian billionaire and the Chairman of the Board of DafriGroup PLC. He is responsible for leading the Board and focusing it on strategic matters, overseeing the Group’s business and setting high governance standards. He plays a pivotal role in fostering the effectiveness of the Board and individual Directors, both inside and outside the boardroom.
C.E.O Dafribank Limited
Mr. Easwaran is an award-winning versatile banker with a career that spans over 18 years. He holds an ACMA degree awarded by the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI). Additional qualifications include Scrum Foundation Certificate (SFC) from ScrumStudy. He also holds certifications in Blockchain Technology, Data Analytics, and AI.
Managing Director at DafriGroup PLC
Catherine Buhle Anajemba is the current managing director of DafriGroup and the brains behind the Digital Bank of Africa (DBA) project, an efficient payment solution concept that was inspired by the growing dissatisfaction of African digital entrepreneurs who have continued to face unfair restrictions by international money transfer services.
Dr. Edward Obasi
Managing Executive - DafriGroup PLC
Dr. Edward Obasi joined DafriGroup PLC in October 2020 as Non-Executive Director. Dr. Obasi is responsible for providing independent oversight and counsel to the DafriGroup Chairman and the other management team. His task includes advising on the best use of financial resources, scrutinizing executive and business performance, and upholding the values of the company amongst other core responsibilities.
Chief Compliance Director - DafriGroup PLC
Inge Laubscher is DafriGroup's Chief Compliance Officer (CCO). She collaborates with other senior management to drive the continued growth and success of DafriGroup and its many subsidiaries. As Chief Compliance Officer, Inge's specific responsibilities includes operational compliance, risk assessment, and implementation of policies to ensure the company has a strong regulatory framework ensuring that it is aware of and take steps to comply with relevant laws, policies, and regulations as DafriGroup remains committed to the highest standards of legal and ethical integrity.