Oliver Barasa


Oliver Barasa is a Rural Finance and Micro Insurance Expert. He acts as an Independent Consultant and leads or assists with the planning and implementation of research assignments in agriculture finance.

Oliver Barasa has over nine years of experience in agricultural value chains, livelihood programs, financial inclusion, and research in Africa and Southeast Asia. He was a Senior Analyst at MSC where he tackled research assignments agricultural finance. His work focuses on the design and delivery of financial inclusion solutions through market research, value-chain analysis, sub-sector and institutional analysis, strategy development, process diagnostics, and pilot test and roll out.