Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Legatum Lecture: Michael Chu, Micro-finance Pioneer (updated)

Michael Chu discusses bottom-up development and entrepreneurship in emerging markets. Chu is Managing Director and co‐founder of the Ignia Fund, an equity firm based in Mexico dedicated to investing in and developing commercial enterprises focused on low socio‐economic sectors. By meeting the vastly underserved needs of the low income population in areas such as healthcare, housing, education and basic services, Ignia seeks to empower entrepreneurship and generate social impact while creating attractive financial returns for its investors. Chu also holds an appointment as Senior Lecturer at the Harvard Business School (HBS).

Comments (0)

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

Lectures

Lectures

Updated 1 month ago

Created
August 04, 2009 15:59
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
37135 times

More from Lectures

Dr. Rahman, Governor of Central Bank of Bangladesh

Dr. Rahman, Governor of Central Ban...

Added over 3 years ago | 01:08:00 | 5901 views

Julia Novy-Hildesley, Executive Director, Lemelson Foundation

Julia Novy-Hildesley, Executive Dir...

Added 4 years ago | 00:52:40 | 3796 views

Legatum Lecture Series: Chuck Lacy

Legatum Lecture Series: Chuck Lacy

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:53:02 | 3528 views

Legatum Lecture: Fernando Nilo - Recycla

Legatum Lecture: Fernando Nilo - Re...

Added over 4 years ago | 00:11:35 | 34563 views

William Foote, Root Capital: Legatum Lecture

William Foote, Root Capital: Legatu...

Added over 3 years ago | 01:11:00 | 8841 views

Dr. James Mwangi: Redefining Business in Africa

Dr. James Mwangi: Redefining Busine...

Added 8 months ago | 01:09:35 | 319 views