The Financial Technologies Service Providers Association (FITSPA) is an independent, nonprofit, membership-based organization.
It represents Uganda’s local fintech community and global fintech institutions operating in the country. The Association was formed on 14th July 2017 in partnership with the Financial Sector Deepening Uganda (FSDU) project
To help create a conducive environment that stimulates innovation in Uganda’s financial services sector.
To act as a catalyst in the development of Uganda’s financial services industry that accelerates inclusive socio-economic growth towards attaining the desired middle income status.
FITSPA aims to support Uganda’s bid to become a leading fintech destination by increasing access to affordable financial services through ICT and promoting financial inclusion.
Bring together the diverse parts of the community AND Encourage open dialogue, collaboration and co-creation to support the fintech ecosystem through the development of robust, reliable technology
Learn from existing leaders and nurture the next generation of talent, Attract greater investment and build capacity for the industry to create cutting edge quality solutions that directly address pain points of their customers.
Create the unified voice for the Uganda FinTech ecosystem and engage critical stakeholders in the development of proportionate and effective regulation and policy.
Represent members interest
To represent the interests of members across political institutions, associations and companies in all matters regarding provision of ﬁnancial technology services.
Influence policy development
To inﬂuence the development of feasible policies that facilitate provision of high quality ﬁnancial technology services.
Provide a common platform
To provide a platform through which members and potential members interact with each other through social events including meet ups, seminars, workshops and other informative avenues aimed at creating about trends and market opportunities.
Promote public understanding
To promote public understanding about the importance and function of technology in the banking and ﬁnance sector.
Forge local & international partnership
To forge international and local partnerships to build a strong framework to eﬀect desired changes in the ﬁnancial technology industry.
FITSPA Board of Directors is made up of highly qualified professionals with vast management experience in banking, financial services and telecommunication sectors.
Peter KawumiBoard Chairman
Gerald BegumisaBoard member
Eric KamauBoard member
Allan RwakatunguBoard Member
Zianah N. Muddu