MasterCard President, Ajay Banga, to Visit Nigeria Next Week

MasterCard, CEO, Ajay Banga addresses high ranking Nigerian officials and bankers at a Cashless Conversation in the capital Abuja in 2013



Financialtechnology has authoritatively scooped that Ajay Banga, the President and CEO of MasterCard will visit Nigeria next week.

Ajay’s last visit to Nigeria was on January 14, 2013 where he addressed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) officials and other business leaders as part of a week-long trip across Africa.

While in Lagos, Ajay is expected to visit some market points in Lagos where MasterCard solutions are driving financial inclusions.

Presently, Ajay is the chairman of the US-India Business Council (USIBC) representing more than 300 of the largest international companies investing in India.

He is also a member of the following bodies: Board of directors of the Dow Chemical company, Council on Foreign Relations and International Business Council of the World Economic Forum.

The Government of India awarded him the civilian honour of the Padma Shri in 2016.