One week residential learning

Micro Finance Boot camp

The program was aimed to bring together a diverse group of professionals across Pakistan from Microfinance Banks and Non-Bank Microfinance companies, donors, regulators and investors under one roof a week to attend various sessions and immerse themselves in the peer-learning experience.

The Bootcamp offered a platform to professionals to deeply reflect on various industry challenges while engaging in interactive discussion to learn from each other’s experience and come up with solutions to these problems and build a strong network of professional contacts.

The key features of the Bootcamp were:

  1. Power hours with renowned industry leaders where participants took part in discussions on emerging trends in the financial inclusion and microfinance space, learnt about key institutional lessons and a variety of transformational leadership approaches.
  2. Training sessions to further enhance management skills of the participants in the areas of strategic leadership, digital finance, agriculture finance, product development, customer satisfaction and people’s management.
  3. Panel discussions on financial inclusion in the country & role of regulations and key stakeholders and launch of Pakistan Microfinance Review Report
  4. Informal extracurricular activities – team building, hiking and cricket was also part of the Bootcamp where practical exercises equipped managers to tackle issues related to team work and strengthened their abilities to confront conflicts within teams

The Challenge

Practitioners, consultants, public policy makers – all need a platform to discuss challenges and issues which they face in their work. Financial inclusion has challenges of its own in any country. There is a need to bring different stakeholders together for discussions, deliberations and interaction.

The Solution

To provide an opportunity to mid-level and field managers in Country, the appex members’ institution and Finman Group, as knowledge partner, organized the first-ever Microfinance Bootcamp in the country in 2018 for five days.

customer say

What our clients say?

“This training provided us various types of activities that gives us deep understanding of Team Building, they taught us that we should concentrate together to achieve a particular goal within a team.”
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Wang Jiayi
China Three Gorges (Personal development; Team building workshop)

“The training programme was designed well. We used to attend the trainings those were like classroom lectures, but it was full of activities where we can reflect back from the activities. Thoroughly enjoyed.”
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Noman Sohail
China Three Gorges (Personal development; Team building workshop)

“I really enjoyed the training. I have learnt how to communicate better, how to cooperate with the colleagues, how to work better and how to become a better person. So, I have learn a lot from this training.”
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Yunxuan Li