Sakyi Opoku | Millicom Tanzania - Head of Remittance Services - TigoPesa

Millicom Tanzania
A seasoned business professional with over fifteen years’ experience in Telecoms, Mobile Financial Services and Marketing in East and West African sub-regions. He has served in various senior managerial roles in Marketing, Innovations and Mobile Financial Services in Vodafone Ghana, MTN Ghana, MTN Rwanda, Zantel/Millicom Tanzania as General Manager for Mobile Financial Services and Marketing. Now he heads the Revenue and Products team of TigoPesa, the Mobile Financial Services subsidiary of Tigo Tanzania. He has particular interest in B2B, B2B2C and B2C with a passion for youth and Bottom of the Pyramid initiatives. He holds Bachelors in Law and Geography from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana, MBA from Ghana Institute Management and Public Administration, and Professional Marketing Qualification from the Chartered Institute of Marketing UK. He recently completed a 9-month MIT & Columbia Business School Executive Program studying Digital Business & Platform Strategies, a program organized in collaboration with The Emeritus Institute.