Banking trade’s on the spot fee service PesaLink has introduced the appointment of Gituku Kirika as Chief Govt Officer.
Gituku takes over from Agnes Gathaiya. Over 6 million Kenyans have moved in extra of Ksh 200 billion throughout the 25 plus taking part banks since PesaLink was launched by IPSL and KBA in 2017.
Gituku has in depth banking and fintech management expertise, having labored throughout East Africa with Commonplace Chartered Financial institution and DTB, primarily in product improvement.
Previous to becoming a member of IPSL, Gituku was Director for Digital Funds (Sub-Saharan Africa) at Mastercard. He has spearheaded varied companion and regulatory engagements which have promoted digitization and transformation inside the trade, delivering market first options.
Pesalink gives a safe, quick and environment friendly cash switch system by tapping into the most recent technological advances.
The inter-banking cash switch service, branded PesaLink, permits prospects to ship cash from one checking account to a different checking account in real-time throughout all banks’ retail fee channels together with cell, ATM, Web banking, Company, Financial institution branches and level of sale.
PesaLink gives a 24 hour, 7 days every week (together with public holidays) platform enabling prospects to ship cash from as little as KSh. 10 to as a lot as KSh. 999,999 at a low charge. IPSL goals at creating worth for the trade, banks and prospects via innovation and interoperability.