Martha Mghendi


Martha is a fintech & payments professional, a social entrepreneur and a philanthropist. A dual citizen of The Netherlands & Kenya, Martha considers herself a world citizen.

She is the founder of the EUROPEAN WOMEN PAYMENTS NETWORK (EWPN), the 1st and ONLY Pan-European network (community) dedicated to bringing together women from all EU/EEA member states, working in cards, fintech & payments. She has founded multiple organizations including Beyond Innocence Foundation and Wawida Education Fund.

Martha serves in Sote Hub Advisory Board where she is leveraging her experience and accomplishments in empowering women in technology and financial services in refining Sote Hub strategy in growing
startups from rural hubs.