- 2018 Speakers
Wave Money , CEO
Brad Jones is the Chief Executive Officer of Wave Money, a mobile financial services joint venture owned by Telenor Group, First Myanmar Investments and Yoma Bank. Brad is an experienced executive specializing in digital finance, mobile money and business transformation in frontier markets, particularly in South East Asia. Previously Brad headed mobile money and innovation for Visa in Asia Pacific. He has also been a mobile money consultant to World Bank Group and Grameen Foundation, 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 holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Griffith University in Australia, and post-graduate business qualifications from the University of Queensland.