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MTN Group announces new Chief Technology and Information Officer for Digital and Fintech

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Telecommunication giant, MTN Group has announced the appointment of Hermann Tischendorf as Chief Technology & Information Officer for Digital and Fintech.

“We are delighted to have a seasoned executive of Hermann’s calibre joining our growing DigiFin team,” said MTN Group Chief Digital and Fintech Officer, Serigne Dioum.

“He brings the skills and experience that will accelerate innovative digital and fintech advancements in line with our strategic intent of leading digital solutions for Africa progress.”

Hermann joins from 4Finance Group, where he was Chief Technology Officer. He has 30 years of experience in the financial services sector, where he has occupied numerous senior roles.

Hermann brings a solid track record of success in directing organisational expansion, digital product development, operations management, IT budget allocation, as well as mergers and acquisitions.

At MTN, Hermann will bring transformation and disruption to the company’s mobile payment platform and help improve customer engagement, experience, acquisition and loyalty.

He will also be responsible for developing new products and services, building the nascent ecosystem and scaling up existing revenue streams.

Hermann holds a Master of Business Administration and a Diploma with Honours from Karl-Franzens University of Graz, Austria and studied Finance & Banking at the Anderson School of Management, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). His appointment took effect on 1 December 2021.

About the MTN Group

Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a leading emerging market operator with a clear vision to lead the delivery of a bold new digital world to our customers.

The company is inspired by the belief that everyone deserves the benefits of a modern connected life.

The MTN Group is listed on the JSE Securities Exchange in South Africa under the share code ‘MTN’.

Its strategy is Ambition 2025: Leading Digital solutions for Africa’s progress.

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