In her quest to further deploy state of art technological innovations that will drive the financial inclusion, promote digital evolution and fintech revolution across the globe, Dr. Sindhu Bhaskar has done a remarkable thing having seen that there is an urgent need to bridge the digital divide by digitizing the entire agricultural supply chain and promoting financial inclusion in Africa and the rest of the world. This has therefore made EST global to tap into the agricultural sector in Africa.
It would be recalled that Dr. Sindhu Bhaskar is the Chairman and CEO of EST Group. EST Global Inc. a leading firm in the banking and financial sector saddled with responsibility of developing tools that encompass every segment of banking.
Furthermore, EST Global is a firm owned by Sindhu, and known for making banking united, sovereign, and secure.
It is also an enterprise, based in the MIT ecosystem, incorporated and operating from Cambridge Innovation Center, MIT, USA. Dr. Sindhu has worked his career to global leadership in transforming c He is now leading an initiative to impact a majority of the world’s population in the rural and farming sector, with an initial beginning in India.
Having done enough in the India area, where he is known for development of Agriculture using digital technology from the ecosystem, Dr Sindhu has gone a step further by partnering with two firms in Africa with the aim of boosting the Agric business in the black continent.
Louis Yaw Afful, Group Executive Director African Continental Free Trade (afcfta) Policy and Anthony Awasom of Anda Africa have both partnered with DR Sindhu’s EST Global and the parties are set to take the bull by the horn and to expand agriculture sector in Ghana and other African nations, and this would be on blockchain and most importantly value chain that would help the agric business as whole.
Louis yaw Afful is a former finance director of a multi-million retail firm in Ghana. He was a country director of M.I.P, a management and knowledge exchange program establishment. He was the first district coordinator and acting deputy regional coordinator of the then Ministry of Women and Children, aside this, Louis is an Experienced Trade practitioner with a demonstrated
history of working in the international trade and development industry. He is a skilled organizational innovator. Intercultural Communication personality, Revenue & Profit Growth advocate amongst others, and a graduate from University of Ghana.
In his interview with CNETv he
said the afcta is a big brand and the afcta policy network is a stakeholder of the mother body called AFCTA which houses a lot of stake holders in Africa.
Meanwhile, Anthony Awasom is the Founder and CEO OF ANDA GLOBAL LTD, an agritech specialist advocating for economically viable projects for Africa that are renewable, regenerative, responsible, sustainable, fair and resilient. His firm – ANDA GLOBAL has as mission to drive agricultural market development, trade, investment and risk management which will usher in prosperity in rural Africa and the world in general. According to him, the need to get farm produce as at when due, has been an issue in the African continent hence the birth of ANDA. In an interview with CNE TV correspondent Elite O. said the agribusiness is based on digital technology.
Anthony added that Africa is doing more and Anda (product name) is a bridging the gap, giving access to farm produce as at when due leveraging on blockchain to deliver firsthand experience of security, trust, transparency and traceability of transactions.
He however said ANDA global and EST Global partnership will release its first product by October 2021, during which ecosystem participant (producers, traders, financiers, buyers) will be able to download the solution`s app from the IOS AND GOOGLE PLAY STORE.
Adding that the partnership between Anda Global and EST global of Dr Sindhu is indeed a joyful thing, stressing that EST global is a big platform, and partnering with them will assist Anda Global and will also give them a bigger and better platform as it would bring about positive changes to the entire agric business in Ghana and Africa in general.
Meanwhile Dr. Sindhu Bhaskar a nice and unique man has been awarded global leadership excellent award on a couple of times and occasions. Furthermore, he has brought together over 30 partners in this conglomerate of ventures and a market presence in 17 countries across the globe with an extensive network of accredited Investors and Venture Capitalists. Business-relationships & proven execution capabilities, thus making him a trusted advisor and valued resource to investors.