Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Legatum Lecture: Michael Chu, Micro-finance Pioneer (updated)

Michael Chu discusses bottom-up development and entrepreneurship in emerging markets. Chu is Managing Director and co‐founder of the Ignia Fund, an equity firm based in Mexico dedicated to investing in and developing commercial enterprises focused on low socio‐economic sectors. By meeting the vastly underserved needs of the low income population in areas such as healthcare, housing, education and basic services, Ignia seeks to empower entrepreneurship and generate social impact while creating attractive financial returns for its investors. Chu also holds an appointment as Senior Lecturer at the Harvard Business School (HBS).

Comments (0)

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

Lectures

Lectures

Updated 7 months ago

Created
August 04, 2009 15:59
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
37580 times

More from Lectures

Legatum Lecture: Chuck Lacy

Legatum Lecture: Chuck Lacy

Added 5 years ago | 00:13:29 | 22866 views

Legatum Lecture - Jack Hennessy ( med. length)

Legatum Lecture - Jack Hennessy ( m...

Added 5 years ago | 00:18:15 | 55640 views

Legatum Lecture: Bob Dorf "How to Build a Great Company"

Legatum Lecture: Bob Dorf "How to B...

Added over 2 years ago | 01:23:59 | 2917 views

Stuart Lloyd Hart: Next Generation Strategies for the Base of the Pyramid

Stuart Lloyd Hart: Next Generation ...

Added 7 months ago | 01:11:04 | 317 views

Legatum Lecture Series: Chuck Lacy

Legatum Lecture Series: Chuck Lacy

Added over 4 years ago | 00:53:02 | 3648 views

Legatum Lecture: Jacqueline Novogratz, Founder of the Acumen Fund

Legatum Lecture: Jacqueline Novogra...

Added 5 years ago | 00:21:37 | 41326 views