Welcome address

  • Christoph PAUSCH, European Microfinance Platform (e-MFP)

Christoph PAUSCH, e-MFP Executive Secretary, opened European Microfinance Week (EMW) 2018 by welcoming the participants – more than 450 from 69 countries.

Pausch expressed his gratitude to the speakers, moderators and funders that made EMW 2018 possible. He highlighted the opportunity that the European Microfinance Week provides for industry stakeholders to come together to share experiences and discuss trends, innovations and challenges in the microfinance sector.