Mayowa Kuyoro is a partner in McKinsey Nigeria, where she joined as the first business analyst. She leads the firm's fintech work across Africa and our Financial Services Practice in West Africa.
With over ten years of experience, Mayowa works closely with private-, public-, and social-sector institutions across Africa on corporate finance, growth and large-scale transformation, strategies for foreign direct investors, financial analysis, scenario development, organization design, digital marketing, and payments. She leads the firm’s work with start-up companies—especially fintech companies across the continent and is a thought leader on innovation across the financial services sector.
Mayowa is passionate about gender equity and the role of technology in advancing inclusion and serves as a leader of McKinsey’s initiative to support women in the workplace.