Angela Wambugu

Financial Inclusion & Development Consultant: Helping organizations create relevant solutions that transform lives at Kenya

She worked at MSC as Associate Director, Helix Institute of Digital Finance from Jan 2016 to March 2018.

Posts by Angela Wambugu

Institutionalising Social Performance Management In Financial Institutions: What Does It Take? – Part 2

Implementing social performance management (SPM) in microfinance institutions (MFIs) has challenges. The Part 2 of this BN explains the last two pillars viz. staff involvement and investment in resources.

Institutionalising Social Performance Management In Financial Institutions: What Does It Take? – Part 1

Implementing social performance management (SPM) in microfinance institutions (MFIs) has challenges. The Part 1 of this Briefing Note (BN) explains the first two pillars viz. Board commitment and management’s role.

Helix FI2020 Webinar – Digital Financial Services: Opportunities for MFIs

What Strategies Can MFIs Use to Successfully Engage in DFS?

Financial education – Time for a re-think?

Traditional financial education is missing the mark both in terms of content and pedagogical approach. This blog states how MicroSave is continuously exploring alternative approaches to financial education.

Nothing wrong calling financial education “Product marketing”

Financial education and product marketing alliance – Can it be the same thing? Find out the relationship between the two here.

Youth-Inclusive Financial Services (YIFS): Lesson & Key Considerations (Part II)

This Note is Part II which presents key lessons learned from this project, on youth-inclusive financial services using the “8Ps of marketing” as a framework.

Youth-Inclusive Financial Services (YIFS): Lesson & Key Considerations (Part I)

This Note presents key lessons learned from this project, on youth-inclusive financial services using the “8Ps of marketing” as a framework.

Financial Education – Time for a Rethink?

This Note makes the case that it’s time to re-think the process of financial education to merge it with product marketing, thus making it more relevant for customers and FIs.