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John Campbell
Innovator, entrepreneur, creative mind, explorer. at Redsands Labs


Innovator, entrepreneur, creative mind, explorer.

John Campbell is actively building disruptive businesses that make a real difference in real people’s lives. He sees Fintech creating positive disruption through Blockchain, crypto-currencies and AI.

John is a partner as Redsand Labs, heads up Digital Transformation at Rand Merchant Bank and was previously head of Innovation and Corporate Venturing at Standard Bank, responsible for disruptive businesses and products through partnerships.

Prior to Fintech, John was the CEO of Knowledge Factory and CIO of Primedia Entertainment, responsible for strategy and revolutionising cinemas in South Africa.

He has been a major contributor in revolutionizing the way that:

  • Telecoms, Tourism and Cinemas operate in South Africa.
  • Creating access for banked and unbanked individuals on mobile devices for transactions, forex and cryptocurrencies.

Agenda Sessions

  • KEYNOTE PANEL: Blockchain laying the groundwork for a sustainable shared future


Speakers at this event