Vahid Monadjem

CEO, Nomanini

Region

Africa

Role

Judge

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Vahid Monadjem is the founder and CEO of Nomanini, a South African-based payments platform provider that enables transactions in the cash-based informal retail sector. He is a trained engineer with innovation and product design experience.

Before founding Nomanini, he was McKinsey & Company’s Global fellow for emerging market product development. He has worked in Africa, South East Asia, North America and Europe within a wide range of industries, including, technical services, design, consumer goods, state-owned utilities, petrochemicals and telecommunications.

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The MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge to become Economic Prosperity Challenge in 2020