Anup Singh

Associate Partner

Anup Singh leads MSC’s Banking and Financial Services domain in Africa and is a key contributor to our research working group.

Anup Singh leads MSC’s Banking and Financial Services domain in Africa and is a key contributor to our research working group. With 11 years of experience, his expertise includes the formulation of strategic plans for banks and financial institutions, market research, scoping and segmentation, product, and process design, product planning and roll-out, and training. Anup has consulted over 100 institutions including commercial banks and non-banking financial corporations across Africa and Asia. Anup has worked in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, South Africa, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Vietnam, Myanmar, China, and Papua New Guinea. He has also trained at the Boulder Institute of Microfinance on Product Development and Implementation for Financial Services. Prior to joining MSC, Anup worked as an Associate with the Centre for Microfinance, based in Chennai, where he advised financial institutions, such as Fullerton, Cashpor, and Spandana on the design and implementation of enterprise financing and value chain lending products. He also worked with agricultural finance and livelihood services providers such as BAIF, BILT to develop and re-engineer value chains. He is fluent in English and Hindi.

Posts by Anup Singh

Over the counter transactions: A threat to or a facilitator for digital finance ecosystems?

This report provides an analytical perspective on the pros and cons of mobile money over the counter (OTC) transactions.

Fintech in Uganda- Implications For Regulation

A wide variety of FinTech firms are emerging globally and indeed, also in Uganda. These firms are offering new products and services underpinned by new technologies. There is much hope that these new approaches to delivering financial products and services offer the potential to bring about benefits to consumers in terms of increased access, speed, […]

Digital Credit- challenges and potential

This video gives market insights from Kenya: The number of people who have borrowed digital loans, the portfolio quality of these loans as well as the number of people negatively listed on the credit reference bureau

Overview of digital credit

This video gives an overview of the rapid growth in digital credit and focuses on the Kenyan landscape

Winter is coming: Key lessons on digital transformation for financial institution

In this blog, we look at the “how” – the detailed steps for digital transformation.

Winter is coming: Digital disruption and its impact on the financial services industry

A convergence of technology with finance, which, in turn, resulted in the emergence of FinTechs, has been changing the very fundamental nature of the financial industry.

Winter is coming: Managing the digital onslaught

This blog discusses how the incumbents can bring about a digital transformation to utilise the disruptive power of technology and innovation.

Digital transformation of financial institutions

State of play: The financial services landscape. How does digital disruption impact my traditional financial institution and will my traditional financial institution survive this digital onslaught?