Anup Singh

Associate Director

Anup Singh leads MSC’s regional office in Anglophone Africa and heads the Helix Institute based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Anup Singh leads MSC’s regional office in Anglophone Africa and heads the Helix Institute based in Nairobi, Kenya. With fourteen years of experience, his expertise includes digital transformation of financial institutions; fintech mapping, scoping, and policy design; digital readiness assessment of social protection programs; digital credit scoping, design and policy; and training programs. He has consulted over 100 institutions including governments, fintechs, financial institutions, investors, and multilateral organizations in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, and South Africa in African continent, and India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Vietnam, Myanmar, China, Papua New Guinea in the Asian continent. He has also trained at the Boulder Institute of Microfinance, Italy in 2017, 2018, and 2019

Posts by Anup Singh

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?

The business case for digital transformation

This video looks at the benefits a financial institution stands to gain from moving their business from brick and mortar to a digital bank.

Implementing digital transformation

This video describes what digital transformation is and gives us steps on how financial institutions should go about implementing it