How Bboxx is transforming off-grid solar in Africa    There are about 600 million people without access to grid electricity in sub Saharan Africa. Our fund invests in technology startu...

EXITs vs. Resilient Businesses: A SOCAP14 Debate 

Should Impact Investors seek exits? What are the reasons why there are not many more instances of successful financial outcomes in the impact investing industry? Are we trying to b...

Digital Financial Services: Changes To Bank On 

Bread. Dough. Bucks. Much of the money that makes the world go ‘round still changes hands physically. But digital financial services are changing that.

Winning in Rural Field Operations, Part IV 

Track performance and make sure everyone knows their numbers. Focus on execution and use technology to enable your operations.

Winning in Rural Field Operations, Part III 

Provide excellent customer service and build flexible systems on top of a 'get the job done' culture to grow your successful rural enterprise.

Winning in Rural Field Operations, Part II 

To succeed in building rural field operations, grow your field team deliberately and take control of their training and your company culture.

Winning in Rural Field Operations, Part I 

For companies seeking to create profitable and impactful businesses serving rural customers in emerging economies, the task of building out a successful field operation is as essen...