Welcome to Africa

Interest in the African Market is significant. Emergent Payments is continuing its track record of staying ahead of regional market trends by sharing this opportunity with you.


3:00 - 3:15pm: Registration
3:15pm - 4:00pm: Africa Workshop | Q&A
4:00 - 5:00pm: Food, Raffle, and Networking


Peter Thompson
Vice President, Africa
Emergent Technology Holdings LP

Peter is an internationally renowned Africa business strategist and pan-African policy expert with experience across more than 30 markets throughout the continent. Having advised public sector entities on African economic policy including the British Parliament, US Department of Defense and Swiss Federal Government, he previously ran the government affairs programme of Ecobank Plc, Africa’s largest financial institution.

Rossini Zumwalt
Chief Payments Officer
Emergent Technology Holdings LP

Rossini has extensive experience setting strategy and managing operations for e-commerce payments and risk, both as a merchant and solution provider. She served as the Senior Director at Symantec, leading the global payment and risk teams to enable the growth of the B2C, B2B and Enterprise commerce business units, and prior Head of global treasury. Rossini has also held several leadership roles for the Merchant Risk Council.


2445 Augustine Dr. Suite
250 Santa Clara, CA 95054

Time and Date:

February 28, 2018 | Wednesday
3:00 – 5:00 PM

Along with our speakers, this event will have authentic African food, drinks, and raffle prizes. Emergent Payments likes to spoil its guests, so it pays to be one.