Lesaka Technologies to Showcase Fintech Solutions at Investor Conferences, Driving Financial Inclusion in Southern Africa

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Lethabo Ntsoane
  • Lesaka Technologies, a South African Fintech company, is set to participate in two investor conferences in June 2023.
  • The Avior Corporate Summit in Johannesburg will provide an opportunity for Lesaka’s leadership team to conduct one-on-one investor meetings and discuss their superior financial services solutions for merchants and consumers.
  • Lesaka will also showcase its innovative banking and payment technologies at the virtual Sidoti Small-Cap Conference, where Chris Meyer, Group CEO, will present and engage in one-on-one meetings with investors.

Lesaka Technologies, a leading player in the South African Fintech sector, has unveiled its plans to participate in two prominent investor conferences set to take place this month. The events will offer Lesaka an opportunity to showcase its innovative financial services solutions and reinforce its dedication to bridging the financial inclusion gap in Southern Africa.

The Avior Corporate Summit, scheduled for June 13 in Johannesburg, will be the first conference on Lesaka’s agenda. This prestigious event will bring together industry leaders and investors, providing Lesaka with an ideal platform to engage in one-on-one investor meetings. Chris Meyer, Lesaka’s Group CEO, and Naeem Kola, Group CFO, will take part in these meetings, discussing the company’s mission and presenting their superior financial services solutions tailored for both merchants (B2B) and consumers (B2C). Through its affordable financial services offerings, Lesaka aims to address the needs of previously underserved sectors of the economy.

Following the Avior Corporate Summit, Lesaka will participate in the virtual Sidoti Small-Cap Conference, scheduled for June 14 and 15. The conference will feature a presentation by Chris Meyer at 9:15 a.m. ET on Thursday, June 15, 2023. During the conference, Lesaka’s leadership team will also conduct one-on-one meetings with potential investors, strengthening relationships and further highlighting the company’s commitment to growth. Interested parties can access Chris Meyer’s presentation through the webinar link: https://sidoti.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_OoUyrjqpTS2KYwznsUKV-w.

Lesaka Technologies, formerly known as “Net1,” has a rich history dating back to its establishment in 1997. With the acquisition of Connect in 2022, the company rebranded to Lesaka, expanding its capabilities to deliver innovative fintech solutions for both the merchant and consumer markets in South Africa. Lesaka specializes in offering cash management solutions, growth capital, card acquiring, bill payment technologies, and value-added services to formal and informal retail merchants. Additionally, the company provides banking, lending, and insurance solutions to consumers across Southern Africa. By leveraging its proprietary technologies, Lesaka aims to foster financial inclusion, enabling previously underserved sectors to access affordable financial services.

Lesaka Technologies boasts a primary listing on the NASDAQ stock exchange (NasdaqGS: LSAK) and a secondary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE: LSK).

Lethabo Ntsoane

Lethabo Ntsoane holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from the University of South Africa. He is a Financial Product commentator at Rateweb. He is an expect financial product analyst with years of experience in reviewing products and offering commentary. Lethabo majors in financial news, reviews and financial tips. He can be contacted: Email: lethabo@rateweb.co.za Twitter: @NtsoaneLethabo