Brad Jones - GSMA Mobile 360 Series

Brad Jones

Brad Jones
Position

CEO

Company

Wave Money

Description

Brad Jones is the Chief Executive Officer of Wave Money, a role he has held for the last four years. Wave Money is a fintech joint venture in Myanmar owned by Telenor Group, Yoma Strategic Holdings, First Myanmar Investments (FMI) and Yoma Bank. Wave Money is the leading fintech company in Myanmar, serving millions of customers monthly across a network of 45,000 agents.

 

Previously Brad headed mobile money and innovation for Visa in Asia Pacific, North Africa and the Middle East. He has also been an emerging payments consultant to World Bank Group, working in a variety of markets including the Philippines, Indonesia, Bangladesh and China. Prior to Visa, Brad was the founding Managing Director of Wing Cambodia, the first bank-led mobile money deployment in Asia. Brad has worked in financial services for eighteen years, and is well known in the emerging payments and mobile money industry as a delivery focused executive.