MTN Group has announced the appointment of Yolanda Cuba as its group chief digital and Fintech officer.
She joined Group Executive Committee reporting to the Group CEO Rob Shuter.
Yolanda will lead the group’s strategic expansion of its financial services and digital solutions efforts and transformation into a digital operator.
She said: “This role gives me the opportunity to drive digital innovation and financial inclusion across the Group’s vast footprint. I’m really looking forward to the new challenge and being part of the MTN leadership team.”
Shuter said: “We are very pleased to bring an executive of Yolanda’s calibre into MTN Group. Yolanda is a highly qualified and experienced executive, with a unique combination of operational telecommunications experience as well as finance, financial services and digital skills. I am confident that Yolanda’s leadership will place us in good stead as we intensify our efforts to build a digital ecosystem and scale our fintech offering across our markets.”