Pesapal CEO Agosta Liko was recently recognised as one of the top 100 most influential fintech leaders in 2016 by tech and business site Hot Topics. Liko was among other business leaders from leading tech companies such as Apple, PayPal, Facebook and Visa.
To compile the list, Hot Topics partnered with tech executive search firm, 360Leaders, and high-profile, London-based newspaper City AM where the leaders were required to meet certain criteria. The individuals selected must have
- founded, built or run companies that are driving innovation in financial services through technology
- invested in the companies that are dominating the fintech sector
- driven change within large, global financial institutions through investing in and integrating technology
- a significant following and influence within the fintech sector and have set the agenda for key trends throughout the year.