14 May, 2019E27.CO
In 2015, three former colleagues of McKinsey & Company — Georg Steiger, Ritche Weekun and Huyen Nguyen, who shared an entrepreneurial itch — decided to take the plunge and set up a fintech business with an aim to serve the underbanked population in ASEAN. They chose the Philippines to launch their business, First Digital Finance Corporation (FDFC), as they saw massive opportunities for financial services. The huge gaps in the services offered by traditional players also prompted them to launch the business in the country.
“Fintech was and is still an emerging opportunity in the Philippines,” says Co-founder and CEO Georg Steiger. “We are here to tap into the massive gaps in the services offered by traditional financial players such as banks.”...
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