Justus Njeru

Senior Analyst

Justus Njeru is a Manager at MSC's Private Sector Development Domain. He has more than 10 years of experience in financial inclusion, agriculture business analysis and business modelling. He manages field research, data analysis and modelling and designs high quality advice to clients in agriculture value chains financing, financial services and products design, pilot testing and roll-outs. He is certified in agriculture value chains digitization and therefore has consulted and has advised digitization and efficiency enhancement projects. He has ten years of experience in livelihoods, financial inclusion and value chains development consultancy and technical advisory service in Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Pakistan, Tanzania and Uganda.

Posts by Justus Njeru

How Ecosystem Issues Fail Rural FIS to promote Digital Financial Services:Observations from MFIs in Tanzania

While the advantages of digital transformation for MFIs are set to be numerous, MicroSave takes stock on how ecosystem issues fail rural FIs to promote digital financial services in Tanzania.

How ecosystem issues fail rural FIs to promote digital financial services: Observations from MFIs in Tanzania

MFIs have been central to expanding financial inclusion, creating an opportunity for the rural population and women to enter the financial sector. Further, MFIs enable many poor clients to manage emergencies, raise their incomes and improve living standards. But there is still far to go

How ecosystem issues fail rural FIs to promote digital financial services: Observations from MFIs in Tanzania

While the advantages of digital transformation for MFIs are set to be numerous, MicroSave takes stock on how ecosystem issues fail rural FIs to promote digital financial services in Tanzania.

Financing Smallholder Farmers in the Digital Age: Lesson Across Africa

This brief provides an overview of the capacity, operational and product-related lessons learnt by MicroSave in supporting financial service providers in Africa.

Overcoming Barriers of Financing Agribusinesses in East Africa-2

East Africa has been termed as one of the fastest growing trading blocks in the world. It’s increasingly becoming important to support the development/growth of Agri-SME’s in Eastern African.

Drones Providing Confidence in Smallholder Agriculture Finance-1

Smallholder farmers account for 80% of agriculture production in Eastern Africa. Access to credit remains the biggest barrier to the sustainability of smallholder farmers.

Drones Providing Confidence in Smallholder Agriculture Finance-2

Smallholder farmers account for 80% of agriculture production in Eastern Africa. Access to credit remains the biggest barrier to the sustainability of smallholder farmers.

Overcoming Barriers of Financing Agri Business In East Africa-1

East Africa has been termed as one of the fastest growing trading blocks in the world. Agriculture plays a key role in this region as it contributes to about 25-40% in each of the Eastern African economy GDP.