Matteo Marinelli
Matteo MarinelliChief Executive Officer
Maha Agriculture Microfinance

Born in Italy and academically formed between Europe, UK, the US and Japan, Mr. Matteo Marinelli has lived and worked in three different continents (Europe, Africa and Asia) and comes with 20 years professional experience in microfinance and mass market banking in emerging markets. He’s currently the CEO and the Executive Director of Maha Agriculture Microfinance, an agri-focused-fintech-oriented-FSP based in Yangon, Myanmar, owned by Myanma Awba Group, the largest agriculture conglomerate in the country and by the International Finance Corporation. Matteo is fluent in English and Spanish and able to converse in French. Matteo also sits on the Advisory Board of Liger Leadership Academy in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, since March 2019, and he is a Board Member of the Myanmar Institute of Directors (MIoD) since July 2020.