The Micro Enterprise and Financial Inclusion (MEFI) is a professional training and consultancy institution based in Kenya. MEFI areas of expertise cover broad sections of microfinance and enterprise development and include agriculture value chain financing; Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs); and Rural and Agricultural Finance. This is in response to the high demand for credible professional services and training that cover these areas that are critical to development of Africa’s growing economies. MEFI’s core strategic activity is to provide a base for regional capacity enhancement and training services by bringing together a team of leading experts in the above fields to offer on-demand services to institutional and individual clients in the region.
To be a distinguished Centre of excellence providing global expertise to local content in microfinance and enterprise development for the transformation of the Agro-enterprise; and Micro – Small and Medium Enterprises sectors.
To provide quality professional training and consultancy services leading to the certification of professionals, institutions and entrepreneurs (ensuring a pool of skilled manpower for the transformation of the Agro-enterprise and MSME sector). This is achieved by using highly skilled personnel with global hands-on management and technical experience while engaging modern business practices and innovation. We strive to be a proactive and responsive institution contributing to sub-Saharan countries’ economies through the development and advancement of the microfinance profession and enterprise development (including agro-enterprise) while addressing challenges and constraints in the local context. We seek to develop professionals and entrepreneurs to be effective through integration of current field and business practices (experiential learning), research and networking.
- Stewardship: We take responsibility for actions and resources entrusted to us.
- Integrity: We keep our word and expect honesty from our partners and clients.
- Service: We provide timely, complete and high quality services to our clients and partners.
- Excellence: We thrive to offer the best services through rigorous research and personalized attention.