Highlighting the contribution made by female business owners this International Women’s Day in Egypt, Nigeria and South Africa Africa –8 March 2017: With a focus on supporting the growth and development of women entrepreneurs in Africa, Mastercard is partnering with three non-government organisations to roll out programmes in Egypt, Nigeria and South Africa to empower hundreds …
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The first and only Financial Inclusion 2020 Global Forum was held in London in October 2013, where leaders from the public and private sectors—including representatives from banks, microfinance institutions, NGOs, and Mobile Network Operators—were invited to attend.  I had the honor of representing Youth for Technology Foundation (YTF) at the Forum, where I put forward …
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MasterCard and the Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC) recently hosted a workshop on people management skills for female entrepreneurs in the UAE, as part of the ongoing Ro’Ya initiative. The workshop, entitled “Your People”, was the fifth of nine scheduled sessions being organized as part of the program. It was led by Scott Tierney, Vice President of Human Resources, Middle East and Africa, MasterCard.