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Lukas WellenETAF Lead

Lukas is responsible for the effective implementation of the EduFinance Technical Assistance Facility (ETAF), which, amongst other things, engages MFIs to develop, launch, and improve financial products in the education finance space across the global footprint of MFI partners. Lukas has worked with over 40 MFIs in more than 30 countries worldwide as a consultant or manager in his career. This extensive list includes work for National and Supranational organisations including government ministries in Germany, Norway, the Netherlands, the World Bank, IFC, USAID, KfW, FMO and EBRD. Lukas is a founder of Musoni, a mobile payment MFI in Kenya, and The Source Company, consulting on governances, structuring, funding and management of TA funds.

Lukas holds a MA in General Economics from Vrije Universiteit in the Netherlands.

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