Vahid Monadjem is co-founder and CEO of Nomanini, an Africa-focused fintech company that organises the informal trade for financial inclusion. The company enables informal retail merchants to provide their communities with a range of mobile and financial services. Nomanini engages existing distributors of mobile services and fast-moving consumer goods to reach merchants.
Vahid is an engineer with innovation and product design experience. Before establishing Nomanini, he was McKinsey&Company’s Global Fellow for Emerging Market Product Development. He has worked in Africa, South East Asia, North America and Europe with clients that include manufacturers, state-owned utilities, petrochemicals and telecommunications companies.