We specialize in Agriculture, Food, Nutrition, Healthcare and Base Of The Pyramid Strategy.
Typical assignments for these areas are pictured below.
Agriculture – Food
Agriculture assignments at Sprout Economics
- Analysis of agro value chain with the Agro Value Creator; this consistently results in 3-5 attractive business options/interventions.
- Introduction of improved vegetable seed and bio fertilizer in Vietnam doubles the profit
- Optimizing of a fish nursery farm in Bangladesh creates extra income
Nutrition assignments at Sprout Economics
- Development of a complete nutrition concept for youth in Vietnam
- Introduction of a tasty and affordable nutritious dairy drink in Zambia.
- Set up of a commercial distribution chain for micro nutrient powders in Ghana
Healthcare assignments at Sprout Economics
- Together with Philips we assessed and optimized medical equipment in Kenyan health clinics, which improved the uptime of equipment from 65% to 90%.
- Development of a quantitative business model for a malaria diagnosis app.
- A distribution model for affordable health services in urban and rural India implemented together with an NGO.
Base of the Pyramid
Base of the Pyramid assignments at Sprout Economics
- Developing a sustainable childcare model for the garment industry in Bangladesh
- Program for building toilets and safe drinking water facilities in Central Vietnam
- Improving schooling concepts in India