Date: Friday & Saturday (4th and 5th of September 2020)


Time: 3:00 PM (WAT)

Masterclass on FinTech, Privacy And Data Protection

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The Innovation Law Club Africa (“ILCA”) is organising a masterclass on FinTech, Privacy & Data Protection for lawyers who are 1-7 years at the Bar. The masterclass is intended to be a comprehensive session for those lawyers interested in the above-stated areas of law.

Date: Friday & Saturday (4th and 5th of September 2020)


Time: 3:00 PM (WAT)

Program Schedule

Day 1 - FinTech Masterclass – 4 September 2020 – 3PM (WAT)
  • Michael Heider, Head of Compliance, Paystack (Towards an Innovative AML Compliance for FinTechs)

  • Naomi Amobi, Legal and Regulatory Counsel, Paystack (FinTech Regulations and Policies)
Day 2 – Privacy & Data Protection Masterclass – 5 September 2020 – 3PM (WAT)
  • Nurudeen Odeshina, Co-chair, International Association of Privacy Professionals [IAPP], Nigeria (Security Aspects of Data Protection)


  • Olumide Babalola, Author, Casebook on Data Protection (Legal Aspect of Data Protection)
  • Partners
Partners
  • FinTech Association of Nigeria (FintechNGR)
  • NDPR Academy
  • Nigerian Bar Association, Section of Business Law (NBA-SBL)

Profiles of Facilitators:

Day 1 - FinTech Masterclass – 4 September 2020 – 3PM (WAT)

Michael Heider, Head of Compliance, Paystack

Michael has twelve years in-depth experience in Financial Crime Compliance within financial institutions and consulting firms, covering 40+ countries in Europe and Africa. He is highly specialized in Anti-Money Laundering, Fraud Prevention, and Anti-Corruption with distinctive managerial, technological, social and communication skills. Michael has a proven track record of setting up and managing Compliance Departments as well as bringing cultural change and encouraging organizations to set the “tone at the top”. He is currently the Head of Compliance at Paystack, where he is responsible for Paystack’s Compliance and Data Protection programme in Nigeria, Ghana and South Africa.

Mary Jane Strode

Naomi is the Legal and Regulatory Counsel at Paystack. Her role involves managing the regulatory aspects of Paystack’s ongoing pan-African expansion and monitoring the development of applicable laws and regulations that affect the FinTech ecosystem. She was previously a Senior Associate at Aluko & Oyebode (A&O) and a member of A&O’s Telecommunications, Media, and Technology (TMT) team. She has a keen interest in supporting the creation of regulatory frameworks that encourage innovation and allow start-ups to scale.

Day 2 – Privacy & Data Protection Masterclass – 5 September 2020 – 3PM (WAT)

Nurudeen Odeshina, Co-chair, IAPP - International Association of Privacy Professionals, Nigeria

Nurudeen has several years of experience in the IT Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) standards implementation and training. He is a highly skilled specialist and certified trainer with specialized knowledge in Information Security, Information Assurance, Governance, Data Protection, Privacy, Management of Information Technology (IT), Risk Management, Systems Security, IT Controls, Compliance, and Internal Control.He is the currently the Co-Chair of the IAPP - International Association of Privacy Professionals, Nigeria Chapter and leads IT Security, Data Protection and Privacy at the leading African exploration and production company.

Olumide Babalola,Author, Casebook on Data Protection

Olumide, author of Casebook on Data Protection (Nigeria’s first and only law textbook on data protection), is a prolific digital rights, consumer rights, privacy, and data protection lawyer who has litigated on Privacy and Data Protection, Cybercrime, Hate Speech, Freedom of Information, Online Freedom of Expression, passage of laws protecting digital rights among others. Olumide is the managing partner of Olumide Babalola LP.He is a seasoned Conference speaker at local and international fora and has five published books to his credit. Olumide is a member Internet Society, Internet Governance Forum Support Association (IGFSA), World Litigation Forum, and International Network of Privacy Law Practitioners. (INPLP) et al.

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