Visa opens new regional headquarter in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Visa, the world leader in payments technology, just opened its regional headquarters in Abidjan strengthening its presence in West and Central Africa. In a statement by the firm, this move is seen as an, “investment aimed to strengthen its presence in the region, targeting mobile payment and e-commerce, with the region’s local governments, financial institutions and merchants”. The new Abidjan office, the fifth in sub-Saharan Africa – after Johannesburg, Nairobi, Rwanda and Lagos – covers 18 francophone and lusophone countries in West and Central Africa.

Source: Financial Africk