Tunde Kehinde is the Co-Founder Lidya (www.lidya.co), the future of finance for small businesses in frontier markets. Through its digital platform, Lidya analyzes over 100 data points to help great business owners access financing and build a credit score through an easy and inspiring lending process. Lidya currently operates in Nigeria where close to 100,000 businesses have signed up for its service and is backed by Omidyar Network, Accion, Newid Capital, Bamboo Capital and Alitheia Capital.
Tunde is a seasoned emerging markets entrepreneur who Co-Founded, Africa Courier Express, the leading last-mile eCommerce delivery company in Nigeria and Jumia Nigeria, the leading eCommerce platform in Nigeria.
Tunde has prior experience as a business development executive with Diageo in London and as an Investment Banking professional with Wachovia Securities in North Carolina and New York City.
Tunde holds a degree in Finance with honors from Howard University and an MBA Harvard Business School.