DOCOMO Digital’s CEO Among Top 100 Financial Technology Leaders

FinTech Magazine, 2021

As DOCOMO Digital, we’re thrilled to announce that our CEO, Jonathan Kriegel, has been included in the top 100 fintech leaders 2021 list compiled by the Fintech Magazine – the digital community for the financial technology industry.

About the list

Of the thousands of leaders nominated by Fintech Magazine readers, the magazine’s team compiled a list of 100, announced during the FinTech’s live event in October. The list honours individuals embracing the industry best practices and innovating in the space, including a number of supply chain industry experts and evangelists within the sector. This makes us all the prouder to see Jonathan (or “JK”, as he likes to be called) among all the great names in the fintech industry

FinTech magazine is a renowned source of industry news in the fintech space, covering banks, challenger banks, payment solutions, technology platforms, digital currencies, and financial services – connecting the world’s largest community of banking and fintech executives.

About Jonathan Kriegel

Previously DOCOMO Digital’s Chief Transformation Officer, Jonathan Kriegel, has served as the company’s CEO since 2019 and has been part of NTT Docomo since 2014.

With over 30 years of cross-functional global leadership experience in the industry with some of the largest telecom groups, he’s passionate about driving financial flexibility, especially among the unbanked – the mission of DOCOMO Digital. He’s also an advocate for improving access to education and technology in underserved communities, especially in emerging markets.

Jonathan is also a member of Forbes Business Council, contributing to topics such as corporate strategy, payments, and telecommunications. He brings deep expertise, especially in shaping strategy, developing new markets, and cross-border M&A with a focus on growth in the emerging markets.

Here’s to making his way up the list next year

As DOCOMO Digital, led by JK, continues to solve the challenges of customer acquisition and retention for our partners with alternative payment methods, we’re committed to providing much-needed solutions in the space, further propelling the growth of the global fintech scene.

If you’re a mobile carrier or a digital service looking for a trusted partner in digital payments, direct carrier billing, and more, get in touch, and let’s talk.