Irene Wagaki

Irene Wagaki is a co-founder of Wabe, Africa. Wabe is a digital market place for segregated and quality recyclable waste providing decent livelihoods for young entrepreneurs to achieve #sustainable cities in Africa, starting with Nairobi.

Irene Wagaki is a consultant in strategic operations for digital financial services. She has 10 yrs of experience in supporting innovative financial solutions that have a real positive impact on the lives of the poor, through viable mobile payments and agency distribution channels across Africa. She has a proven track record in digital product development, market & user research, and digital transformation. I am an astute project manager in projects involving MNOs, Banks, Fintech, Government, Regulators across varying contexts in Africa. She has expertise in Digital Finance areas: Quantitative research and Analytics | Agent Networks | Digital transformation & Partnerships| Strategic Planning (Balance scorecard, BCG, Ansoff, SWOT models)|Data Visualization Tableau, UX design research | Human Centred Design | Financial modeling (certified CPA-K) | Design Thinking

Posts by Irene Wagaki

DFS Customer Development Opportunities in Nigeria

The blog discusses digital finance customer development opportunities in Nigeria

Agent Network Accelerator Research: Nigeria Country Report 2017

The second wave of the ANA Nigeria study is focused on identifying strategic gaps and opportunities for scaling-up Digital Financial Services, with highlights on the implementation progress following the Helix Institute’s recommendations in the ANA Nigeria research conducted in 2014.