“A large retail bank – one of the biggest and oldest companies in the industry, recently acquired a fintech startup in a bid to leap ahead of the digital curve and maintain its competitive edge. The acquired fintech was founded seven years ago by two young engineering graduates, who created an online payments solution that quickly gained traction to become the go-to app for middle-class millennials in the region…. ” was a business case question developed by our Faculty, Omowunmi Adenuga-Taiwo.
For Lab #1, question 2, we have the permission of Adanma Ekekwe* (no relation to Ndubuisi Ekekwe) to share her Lab assignment. In Tekedia Mini-MBA, our Faculty work with our members, providing critical feedback to them as they work on Challenge Assignments and Labs. Labs are like extended business cases.
Most of our members after their Challenge Assignments and Labs have been promoted in their offices. Some have also used the documents to raise capital.
*no relation to Ndubuisi Ekekwe---
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