On 21st of February our CEO was announced among 18 trailblazing female entrepreneurs who were finalists for the 2018 Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards. There were over 2900 applications from 130 Countries from which Evelyn emerged as one of 3 finalists in the Sub-saharan Africa region. Evelyn will be representing Vouch Digital at the award ceremony due to take place in Singapore in April where the Laureates in each region will be announced.

 

The Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards is an international business plan competition that was created in 2006 to identify, support and encourage projects by women entrepreneurs.

6 regions are represented in this year’s competition, they include: Europe, Asia pacific, MENA, Sub- Saharan Africa, North America and Latin America.

 

For Evelyn, winning this award will allow her continue to refine the M-Voucher product as well as scale to different sectors and countries. Watch our finalist’s entry video here

 

Asked about her  biggest dream for Vouch Digital, Evelyn had this to say – “I want anyone who thinks about digital technologies or digital platforms in Uganda to think Vouch Digital, if we can do that in Uganda, and even beyond Uganda, that will be my biggest achievement.”

 

As Vouch Digital, we are so honored to be among the 18 finalists and we are more honored to be part of the Cartier Women’s Initiative family!