Etimbuk Bassey is the Chief Operating Officer at BudPay and Country Director of BudPay UK. Etimbuk started his career in IT Consulting before joining Seedstars as an Entrepreneur in Residence, where he oversaw and helped manage portfolio startups in Seedstars. After Seedstars, Etimbuk joined Flutterwave as Vertical Head for Global Remittance Business.

Etimbuk has over 10 years of experience in E-payment and Remittances in Africa. He is a mentor at the Google Launchpad Accelerator program in Nigeria and also served as an Advisor for Alphasight, GLG UK on e-payment and remittances in Africa.

Etimbuk is an alumnus of the prestigious Harvard Business School, Yale School of Management, USA and Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, UK.