Michel de Beauregard
wiGroup International Limited
wiGroup’s Global Commercial Head, Michel de Beauregard, has a blue chip background in Information and Communication Technologies, having worked with Cisco Systems, Ericsson and Lucent Technologies across Asia, Europe and Africa.
Michel is passionate about growth, innovation and partnerships. It is for these reasons that Michel joined the South African success story, wiGroup, in 2015 to lead its expansion into Europe, the Americas and Asia.
wiGroup pioneered the mobile transaction world in the FMCG Retail and Hospitality chain environment in South Africa, Africa. By the end of 2016 wiGroup will be live in six countries and active in more than 70 000 till lanes, enabling millions of consumers to transact with their mobile phones in-store. In a continent that has surprised the world with its mobile commerce innovation, wiGroup is driven by a mission to simplify and improve how the world transacts.
Mobile transacting - learnings from the fastest growing mobile currency continent – Africa.
wiGroup has been pioneering mobile transacting in the FMCG Retail and Hospitality chain environment in South Africa since 2007 and is fast expanding internationally. Through the lens of their extensive experience in Africa, the world’s largest and fastest growing mobile currency continent, wiGroup will share what delivers business value, what drives consumer adoption, what defines award-winning innovation and what constitutes remarkable in mobile transacting.