Future of fintech investment

26 Nov 2021
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Future of fintech investment

Future of fintech investment

26 Nov 2021
About the speaker
  • Amee Parbhoo
    Amee Parbhoo
    Managing Director at Accion Venture Lab
    Amee Parbhoo is Managing Director of Accion Venture Lab, the leading impact investment fund manager for seed-stage inclusive fintech startups. Venture Lab invests capital in and provides support to innovative fintech startups that increase access to, improve the quality of, or reduce the cost of financial services for the underserved at scale. In her current role, Amee drives Venture Lab’s strategy and growth and oversees its investment work and portfolio engagement services. In her tenure with Accion, Amee has managed Venture Lab’s investment activities globally as well as led Venture Lab’s governance and investments in Africa. Prior to joining Accion, Amee was a consultant at McKinsey & Company, worked on new products and technology at SKS Microfinance in India, and advised a range of fintech and financial inclusion enterprises around the world. She has a B.A. from Davidson College and an MBA from The Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania.

Key takeaways

There is a real push towards digital finance services due to the effect of the Covid pandemic.

How to better digitize financial services is a vital question in the industry nowadays.

Embedded finance is a trend that has exploded in popularity over the last two years.

With the shift to embedded finance, there is an expectation to see a wide range of different models in all aspects of financial services.