PYMNTS has announced the selection of Kuda as part of 60 FinTech Firms selected for the maiden edition of its EMEA list.
PYMNTS announced in a letter addressed to Babs Ogundeyi, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Kuda.
In the letter, PYMNTS Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Karen Webster stated that Kuda was selected based on its valuation and influence among FinTech in the region.
20 FinTech firms were selected across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
She further stated that the honourees will be recognized at the inaugural EMEA PYMNTS FORUM, scheduled to hold in Paris, France on September 22.
“PYMNTS is excited to recognize the EMEA 60 during the EMEA PYMNTS FORUM for their outsized impact on forwarding the transformation of the digital economy.”
“With the acceleration of innovation taking place in the EMEA region, PYMNTS is compelled and excited to bring together thought leaders in FinTech and beyond to network and gain practical knowledge on how to best operate across the changing and challenging payments ecosystem,” she said.
Commenting on the recognition, the CEO of Kuda Babs Ogundeyi said”It’s an honor for Kuda to be recognized by PYMNTS, a leading source of data, news, and insights on innovation in payments and the platforms powering the connected economy. We’re all very proud of this achievement and we’re motivated to do even more for the world,”