Ashoka Impact Transfer Director East Africa, Strategy consultant, Social entrepreneurship expert
Nassir has over 10 years of entrepreneurship, social enterprise and private sector development experience in East Africa. As the Venture Manager for Ashoka in East Africa, he spent eight years developing and supporting East Africa’s largest network of leading social entrepreneurs -called Ashoka Fellows- to refine and scale their models for systemic transformation of sectors including agriculture, health, education and human rights among others.
He co-founded Future Link Technologies, a market leading information management solutions provider for Savings and Credit Cooperatives (SACCOS) in Uganda to enable last mile distribution of financial services to Uganda’s unbanked population. He is currently consulting on various entrepreneurship and business development projects including for private firms and international consulting organizations like Cardno Emerging Markets and Ashoka LLC.