Vera is currently working as an Impact Fellow at Next Wave Impact. One of the driving goals of Next Wave Impact is to increase diversity in angel investing and high growth entrepreneurship.
Vera worked as a Market Insights Manager at MSC, from October 2015 to December 2017. Her experience spans digital transformation, impact investing, access to finance, economic development, education, and gender equality. After leaving MSC, she has worked with PHB Development and Echoing Green as a Consultant. Vera has a track record of international research design and execution to inform policy, business and program strategy and operations in for-profit and nonprofit sectors.
Posts by Vera Bersudskaya
Three Areas DFS Providers Prioritise to Enhance Agent Networks
The blog highlights three areas where Digital finance service providers need to priortise to enhance agent networks.
Where credit is due – Customer experience of digital credit in Kenya
The research examined the process of applying for loans from different providers as well as conducting individual interviews with borrowers to understand their needs, aspirations, perceptions, and behaviors.
Getting it right: Why counting mobile money agents accurately matters
A person cannot decide to use a financial service until it has been extended within their reach. This blog explores why the counting of mobile money agents accurately is a critical aspect of financial inclusion