Q&A With Minnesota Blockchain as a Service Startup Banqu



While most impact initiatives are not setup to scale, Minneapolis startup BanQu is effectively combining capitalism with technology as a force of good.

The for-profit company has a global ambitions to lift 100 million people out of poverty over the next ten years using their blockchain as a service platform.

And after raising $2.5m earlier this year, Banqu announced a pilot with with Anheuser-Busch InBev in Africa last month.

We spoke with Cofounder and Executive Vice President Hamse Warfa to learn more about Banqu’s prospects: