I have said many times that the ultimate promise of fintech is to bring the three billion financially underserved people in the world into the financial system. There is probably no organization on earth that has done more to promote financial inclusion over the last 50 years than Accion.
Our next guest on the Lend Academy Podcast is Michael Schlein, the CEO of Accion. They are a multi-faceted organization that are approaching financial inclusion from many different angles. Before you listen to the podcast it will be useful to take a look at this graphic that shows all the different parts of the Accion business.