To celebrate the ending of April being financial literacy and inclusion month, the 8th Edition shed light on the acceleration of Financial and FinTech inclusion during the pandemic. The panel addressed how Bahrain is driving Financial Inclusion in the region while highlighting some of the initiatives, sharing an overview of the Financial Inclusion Report 2020 by the Bahrain FinTech Bay and a way forward for FinTech and Banks to build inclusive societies and close the digital divide.
Mahmood G. Al Mahmood – Executive Manager – Head of Corporate & SME Banking at Kuwait Finance House Bahrain
Ahmed AlMahri – Senior Manager -Business Services at BENEFIT
Zeeba Askar – Head of Banking and Finance Centre at BIBF and Board Member at Bahrain Association of Banks
Suzy Al Zeerah – Chief Partnerships Officer at Bahrain FinTech Bay