Nigeria’s Interswitch Transnational an online payments firm, has been awarded membership with the World Economic Forum’s community of Global Growth Companies (GGC), a recognition of Interswitch’s status as a high-growth company, and industry leader.
According to Mr. Mitchell Elegbe, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Interswitch Transnational Holdings,“We are thrilled to have been appointed as a World Economic Forum Global Growth Company. This is both an honour and a significant milestone for Interswitch. The GGC membership is a reflection of Interswitch’s growth to date, the high standard of our corporate citizenship, our leadership and our positive impact on the payment processing sector both in Nigeria and further afield.”
Elegbe aded that the appointment reflects the firm’s commitment to driving change through financial technology that improves infrastructure and enables interoperability.
The World Economic Forum chooses entrants to its Community of Global Growth Companies basing on their business model, annual revenues and growth rates, executive leadership and market position. WEC believes Interswitch is a dynamic group with clear potential to shape the future in its relevant business sectors and so is a perfect fit to our GGC community.