Microfinance: Promise or Peril?
Sanjay Sinha, Deputy CFO, MicroCredit Enterprise; Relationship Manager, California Bank & Trust
Since their inception about 30 years ago, microfinance programs have helped lift millions of people out of abject poverty around the world. Such programs have proliferated in recent years, leading some analysts to ring alarm bells and make comparisons to the sub-prime mortgage crisis. Sinha will provide an update on microfinance and discuss future prospects, including ways to avoid another financial calamity.
MLF: Business & Leadership
Location: Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. wine/networking, 6 p.m. program
Cost: $8 members, $15 non-members
Program Organizer: Tom Waller