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90-second update: Boosting finance for Africa’s women-led businesses

Published on November 02, 2017

70% of women-owned SMEs in emerging markets are underserved by financial institutions, according to the World Bank – a trend that a group of women in Africa are seeking to change.

At the GTR Africa Trade & Infrastructure Finance conference in London in October, we spoke with Bo Masole about why investing in women is becoming increasingly popular.

Masole is the CEO of Victus Global, a food technology consultancy, and the co-founder of its private equity fund Victus Global Capital. Read more. Source | Global Trade Review.