A couple of months into 2014, tech-heads and investors could have been forgiven for believing that a new dawn for disruptive technology had arrived. Bitcoin, the world’s leading cryptocurrency, had popped above $800 on January 2 and remained there for over a month. Tesla, the flagship for electric cars, was on a remarkable bull run [...]
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About Amanda Ellis
Within two years gender inclusive projects at the IFC grew from only 2% to 23% of the advisory portfolio. Over $40m was committed to financing women entrepreneurs in Nigeria, Uganda and Tanzania through the first ever SME credit lines for women in Africa.