Financial Inclusion

To Solve Poverty, We Need a New Type of Innovation

MEDICIGlobal Head of Content

“In trying to solve poverty, our challenge is not a lack of money. The money is there, but it needs to be redirected to innovative ideas with social impact that is much more meaningful.”

Author, entrepreneurship guru, and startup revolutionist Roche Mamabolo shares insights on three types of innovation, and in an example-rich presentation, emphasizes that role of innovation in powering critical social change to lift people from poverty.

To solve poverty, we need a new type of innovation, Roche Mamabolo, TEDxJohannesburgSalon

Elena Mesropyan

MEDICIGlobal Head of Content

Elena is a research professional with a background in social sciences and extensive experience in consumer behavior studies and marketing analytics. She is passionate about technologies enabling financial inclusion for underprivileged and vulnerable groups of the population around the world. Elena has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Women in FinTech 2018. Prior, she has been ranked in the Women in FinTech Powerlist 2017.