Chiedozie Hez

Chiedozie Hez

Founder & CEO, ChakaPay


Chiedozie is the founder and CEO of ChakaPay, building the safest, secure and highly optimised payments technology systems fast. He is also an award-winning FinTech Transformation Consultant and Project/Programme Manager with over 15 years experience.   He has worked with brands such as Visa, VocaLink - MasterCard, RBS, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Financial Conduct Authority and London Clearing House and delivered digital transformation projects faster, effectively engaging teams and saving on average 40% on project costs.

Chiedozie has successfully managed teams of up to 400 consultants and budgets of over £50m, delivering desired outcomes with high ROI and solving complex business problems across geographies using his 5D Transformation Model™.

Chiedozie has won many awards for his work, including 2012 Banking Technology Award for Best Technological Innovation with PrecisionPay® and Best Technology Collaboration in 2018 with Flux.

Chiedozie is a trained speaker, and he has spoken at events all over the world and hosts a YouTube Channel; FinTech Conversations with Chiedozie. His podcast, The Unchained Warrior Podcast has received over 100,000 downloads worldwide.