Mukuru is one of the largest money transfer providers in Africa and a next-generation fintech platform that offers affordable and reliable financial services to the emerging consumer.
Under Jury’s guidance, Mukuru has grown its customer base to over 13 million across Africa, Asia and Europe, and has accelerated the rollout of its business to over 50 countries and 300+ remittance corridors. This includes the launch of Mukuru Pay and an enterprise payment platform enabling businesses to pay their staff and aid organisations to make bulk payments to beneficiaries.Prior to joining Mukuru in 2017, Jury worked at Edcon as chief executive of its specialty stores division. His formative working years were spent in consulting. He holds an MBA from the University of Oxford, and a Bachelor of Business Science degree from the University of Cape Town.
It is crucial for fintech companies to spend time building access, educating customers and demonstrating reliability.
Knowing clients’ wants and needs allows firms to assess if trends are scalable through market intelligence and applying its own judgement.