Tunde Kehinde is the co-Founder of Lidya (www.lidya.co), the future of finance for small businesses in fast-growing economies. 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 is live in Nigeria where over 150,000 businesses have signed up for its service and has a presence in Eastern Europe and Portugal. Lidya is backed by Omidyar Network, Accion, Newid Capital, Bamboo Capital, Alitheia Capital, and Goodwell Investments.
Tunde Kehinde is a seasoned emerging markets entrepreneur; co-founding Jumia Nigeria, Africa’s first unicorn (publicly listed on the NYSE) and Africa Courier Express. Tunde graduated with honors from Howard University and attended Harvard Business School for his MBA.