……Architect of Africa’s Largest Digital Financial Inclusion Program for Farmers Joins Endeavor Network
Bolaji Akinboro, co-founder of Cellulant Corporation and CEO of Cellulant Nigeria, was selected to join the Endeavor Global Entrepreneurs Network, a leading high-impact entrepreneurship movement around the world that supports organizations to have prime opportunities for growth.
Through a rigorous, multi-step selection process, Endeavor annually screens thousands of entrepreneurs from around the world to identify those with the best talent and potential for impact.
In the past two decades, Bolaji’s work has focused on creating impactful projects across Africa having spent time working in business development with reputable companies in the continent. Prior to assuming his role as CEO of Cellulant Nigeria, Bolaji led the planning and the execution of the Growth Enhancement Support Scheme (GESS) project; an agricultural subsidy program for the Federal Government of Nigeria which enabled the disbursement of fertilizer, seed and other agricultural inputs worth $1B to rural farmers through an e-wallet platform. The eWallet platform has build the foundation for mass-adoption of digital financial services for the unbanked in Nigeria. The technology has also been adopted by the Liberia, Togo, …read more