Simo is a leading expert in the field of finance and banking; he has pioneered the development of alternative financial instruments in South Africa and is a strong finance professional with experience working for top South African banks. He has won numerous awards for his innovations in banking and has served as a Chairperson on the Advisory Board to Africa’s most innovative bank 2016/2017. His technical and entrepreneurial experiences give him an unparalleled understanding of the business world and the application innovative finance solutions. Currently he is the VP of Africa at Cashaa LTD a UK Based Blockchain Company and is working on several projects across Africa using Blockchain technology to enable international money transfers to take place instantaneously with zero fees. He also holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Business Science from a Top 500 world ranking University and an Associate’s Degree from The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.