(Tanzania, United Republic of)
Benjamin Fernandes is an award winning speaker, entrepreneur and former national television host from Tanzania. Fernandes is the founder and CEO of NALA, a digital payments company pioneering offline digital payments in Africa. NALA is part of Y-Combinator's Winter'19 class. NALA currently ranks #3 in Tanzania for top free finance apps on the Google Playstore. Fernandes holds and MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and an Exec. Education from Harvard Kennedy School of Government.