‘Visa Named Founding Partner and Co-Host of Dubai FinTech Summit’

Visa, a global leader in digital payments, has announced its partnership with the Dubai FinTech Summit (DFS) as a Founding Partner and Co-Host. Through a strategic three-year agreement, Visa has reaffirmed its commitment to the fintech ecosystem and supporting innovative businesses on a global scale.

Visa’s involvement in initiatives like the Fast Track program, Accelerators, and Visa Everywhere showcases its dedication to empowering FinTechs with the necessary resources and tools to create innovative solutions that enhance the digital economy for consumers and businesses.

Mohammad Alblooshi, CEO of DIFC Innovation Hub, expressed excitement about the alliance with Visa, emphasizing their shared goal of creating a dynamic environment for innovation to thrive in Dubai and beyond. With Visa’s expertise and support, they aim to deliver an exceptional event that will inspire and empower the FinTech community.

Hasan M. Kazmi, Vice President and Head of Digital Partnerships for Visa CEMEA, highlighted the transformative power of FinTechs in developing innovative payment solutions and expanding access to financial services. As a co-host sponsor of the Dubai FinTech Summit, Visa aims to explore collaborative opportunities and drive further innovation in digital commerce.

The Dubai FinTech Summit, scheduled for 6th-7th May 2024 at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, is set to bring together over 8,000 decision-makers, 300 thought leaders, and 200 exhibitors showcasing cutting-edge technologies. The summit will serve as a platform for global FinTech and technology experts to engage in meaningful discussions and shape the future of finance on a global scale.