Tiemoko Keita

Group Head for Operations, Risk & Compliance, Airtel Money

Tiemoko  Keita

Speaker Bio

Tiemoko is the Airtel Money Group Head for Operations, Risk & Compliance and based out of Dubai.

He is responsible for operational excellence in processes, workflows and systems.  Tiemoko brings with him over 20 years of rich experience in mobile financial services and in the banking industry.  

His expertise lies within operations, risk management and compliance.  He was previously at MTN Group where he was the FinTech General Manager for Operations and Internal Control.  Prior to joining MTN, as Country Support Manager at Orange Group Skill Center in Bamako, Tiemoko was part of the team that launched Orange Money across Africa.  He was also a member of the team that started Banque Atlantique MALI where he worked initially as Chef Service Local and eventually as Directeur des Operations (Head of Operations).

Prior to that role, Tiemoko worked on securities and derivatives for Credit Lyonnais and Societe Generale in Paris and for UBS and Merrill Lynch in the City in London.

Tiemoko holds a Master’s degree in Electronics and Automation and a Postgraduate degree in Real-time computing from Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE.