Onajite Regha is currently the Executive Secretary/CEO E-Payment Providers Association of Nigeria. She started her career in Aula Marina an Oil and Gas Servicing firm, and proceeded to Citibank where she spent over 3 years in the Operations department. Specifically she managed the customer service point of the bank’s e-purse product.Onajite later joined Intermarc Consulting Limited. Here she served in various capacities as a Partner. She was the conference director of Card Expo West Africa, an annual conference for cards and payments in West Africa. She was the pioneering Editor in Chief of Card Technology Africa Magazine, and the brain behind Card East Africa an annual conference introduced in her time for the collective representation of the East Africa region.
Driven by a bigger vision, Onajite left Intermarc to established Nexsmart Technology Limited, a training and consulting firm In August 2007, as she saw the need to fill the vacuum in payment skills acquisition and development in the Country.
Through this medium she realized that there was a great need for the companies in e-payment to come together and meet on a common ground. She liaised with all stakeholders and industry chieftains in the industry who bought into this vision and the E-Payment Providers Association of Nigeria was born in September 2009.
Onajite Regha has served on several committees in the financial industry such as CBN PoS Deployment Committee, CBN Cashless Lagos Implementation Committee, and the CBN Card working Group. She was also nominated as one of the top 20 African women in Financial Service Technology by the Financial Technology magazine. She writes in several publications. She serves on the board of various e-payment companies