As Wakandi is entering a new phase and getting ready to scale, we are thrilled to have Deepak Malik on board as our new Chairman of the Board.
His valuable experience with ties both to Africa and Norway will be a huge asset in this next chapter. As a part of his extensive list of accomplishments he, on behalf of Norfund, facilitated and led the creation of Arise B.V. as an independent financial company investing in the financial sector in Africa. Deepak also has an extensive background from the general financial industry in Africa.
“I am extremely delighted to be appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Wakandi. I am of the firm belief with the investment made in the last 4 years to develop a Distributable Ledger Platform, the company is in a unique position to deliver innovative financial solutions to enhance financial inclusion to the emerging and developing markets. In addition, not only to enhance financial inclusion, Wakandi will also be able to deliver increased financial returns to its shareholders. I look forward to the future in guiding the Management and Board with responsibility and clear direction.”
– Deepak Malik, Chairman of the board Wakandi Group AS