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Legatum Lecture:Redefining Business in Africa with Dr. James Mwangi

Under the stewardship of Dr. James Mwangi, Equity Bank challenged conventional banking wisdom and redefined their business model to focus on microfinance and low-income consumers.   Employing innovative approaches to collateral, credit assessments and branding, the company has gained international recognition as a leading bank in East Africa.  Equity Bank is now one of the most profitable companies on the Kenyan Stock Exchange.

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