Mr Freddie Tshiaba Mbuyi Kawaya

Research project: The role of fintech in promoting sustainable growth within the banking sector

Abstract

This research project investigates how fintech can foster sustainable growth in the banking sector, and what factors facilitate or hinder its adoption.

Biography

I am currently a Partner at Adan Corporate, a management consulting firm that helps clients navigate complex challenges and opportunities in financing, restructuring, risk, and strategy. I also serve as a Director and Country Head at IntroAfrica Services, where I provide market intelligence and support go-to-market strategies for new markets and regions. With over 20 years of experience in the banking sector and financial services industry, I lead and implement projects across various industries, with a focus on banking, financial services, and fintech. I hold an MBA from London Business School and studied Systematic Creativity in Business at Columbia Business School in New York. I also hold a Master's degree in Business Engineering and a Master's degree in Management from the Université de Liège in Belgium. I am fluent in English, French, and Dutch.

My current research project delves into the role of fintech in promoting sustainable growth within the banking sector. I explore the factors that either facilitate or hinder its adoption.

Areas of research interest

  • Fintech
  • Banking and Capital Markets
  • Financial Services
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Change Management
  • AI and Data Analytics
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • Asset and Liability Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Climate Change and Sustainability

Qualifications

  • MBA (Master of Business Administration), London Business School, United Kingdom
  • Master of Science in Business Engineering (Business Engineer), HEC Liège Management School, University of Liège, Belgium
  • Master of Science in Management, HEC Liège Management School, University of Liège, Belgium