Standard Chartered Bank, Airtel Africa partners to drive financial inclusion
The Standard Chartered Bank and Airtel Africa entered into an agreement to drive inclusion across Key African markets by boosting increased access to mobile Financial Services. The bank’s corporate clients will access rapid and secure bulk disbursements such as payroll payments into the ‘Airtel Money customers wallet’. Regional CEO, Africa, and the Middle East at Standard Chartered Bank Mr. Sunil Kaushal remarked that the collaboration ensures stepping up the mobile and digital-led strategy in offering best in class Financial Services to the continent. The partnership, he added, will deepen the ability of customers to manage, safely, and securely move money while enabling market-leading financial solutions across countries.Source: Global Banking and Finance.