"We engage with local NGOs and key opinion leaders to provide us leads, then run a formal selection process. Post selection we provide mentoring and ongoing support to each entrepreneurs, we have now reached more than 2000 local entrepreneurs with…"
"Have tried both, there a lot of benefits in tying up with MFIs, and this is much easier to scale up in my experience. However, it only addresses about 10% of the population in a typical village in India"
"At Dharma Life in India we have tested consumer finance models with both MFIs and also direct lending models. There is very strong potential for both pay as you go models and also for consumer financed energy solutions"