The importance of financial inclusion and challenges/opportunities in the FinTech industry in emerging markets
Highlight Reel from Basil Moftah Interview
Our interview today is with Basil Moftah, the General Partner at Nclude, a venture capitalist fund and fintech innovation engine with a core focus on the Middle East and North Africa. As an influential force in the venture capital space, Basil is at the forefront of the fintech revolution in Egypt, a country experiencing a quantum leap forward in its fintech ecosystem.
Watch the full interview below to learn her thoughts on:
00:00 🌐 Introduction to Basil Moftah
06:24 🤝 Insights into how global companies view emerging markets
10:04 💰 Importance of understanding effective fund usage
15:27 💼 Why Basil focuses on financial inclusion problem
17:33 💳 Challenges and dream situation for Fintech in Egypt
22:05 📜 Governments' role in setting regulatory frameworks for Fintech
27:29 🚀 Challenges of Cross-Border Expansion
34:17 🌾 Why Basil thinks agriculture is the most undervalued sector in Egypt?
43:57 🌈 Diversity in Investment and Founders
47:10 🌟 Advice for young professionals
"Get into the real world. Get any experience that you can. Become a part of it and understand the challenges people face before you think by doing a bit of ChatGPT, you have the answer to the world. The reality is not an algorithm that spits out probabilistic correct answer."
Full Interview with Basil Moftah