Daniel Lanre Monehin
Daniel Lanre Monehin

Daniel Lanre Monehin


Daniel Monehin leads MasterCard’s business across Sub-Saharan Africa as Division President.

In this role, Daniel is primarily focused on establishing the MasterCard brand presence, driving card issuance, increasing acceptance, deploying innovative solutions and partnering with market regulators.

Daniel started his MasterCard career in 2006 when he led the finance function at MasterCard Canada in Toronto as Vice President & Regional Finance Officer. Prior to joining MasterCard, he held senior finance roles at Hewlett-Packard and Ashland Inc. He possesses over 20 years of finance, consulting and relationship management experience spanning banking, manufacturing & distribution, hi-tech and payment industries.

He received a Masters of Business Administration degree from Queen's University, Ontario, Canada, and a Bachelor of Science (Honors) degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos. He has earned the Canadian Certified Management Accountant (CMA), the U.S. Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA) designations.

Daniel is a recipient of the Fellow of Certified Management Accountants of Canada (FCMA) designation, a national award of distinction.

His community-focused volunteer efforts are based on leadership development among the youth, entrepreneurs and professionals.