Research shows that when women entrepreneurs are given the resources and support, they need to succeed, they are more likely to invest in their families and communities, create jobs, and drive economic growth. However, they often face significant barriers to starting and growing their businesses, including limited access to finance, lack of training and mentorship opportunities, and cultural biases. In this episode, Leila Serhan, Visa’s Senior Vice President and Group Country Manager for North Africa, Levant, and Pakistan, speaks to Lamise Aly Negm, Advisor to the Governor of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Lamise will explain how empowering women-owned businesses can unlock significant economic potential and promote more inclusive and sustainable economic growth not only in Egypt but worldwide.
Access Tomorrow offers a platform to share fresh and bold industry perspectives from across our region. In this series of podcasts, our guest speakers share their insights and learnings that will help business leaders and organizations navigate today’s digital economy. Whether you’re looking to stay informed on the latest trends in payments technology, listen to industry experts on the future of eCommerce or simply learn about cutting edge Fintech startups, this podcast is for you.
Access Tomorrow with Lamise Negm, Advisor to the Governor of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Access Tomorrow with Leila Serhan and Matthew Griffin
In this episode, Leila Serhan, Visa’s Senior Vice President and Group Country Manager for North Africa, Levant, and Pakistan, speaks to Mathew Griffin, a world-renowned futurist and advisor to governments and major technology companies. Matt will share the latest trends in technology and what impact these will have on the future of our industry.