The MENA Fintech Association has announced the revival of its Payments working group called SHIFT, which aims to drive financial technology innovation in the Middle East and Africa. Akshay Chopra and Imane Adel have been appointed as Co-Chairs of the working group. The association, which was founded in 2018, is recognized as one of the top four fintech groups globally and has played a leading role in promoting collaboration and innovation in the industry. The revival of the SHIFT group underscores the association’s commitment to advancing payment solutions in the region. Chopra and Adel bring significant experience and expertise to the group, and their leadership is expected to have a transformative impact. The group will collaborate with regulators and other stakeholders in order to drive innovation and shape the future of the payments landscape in the Middle East and North Africa.