From financing women-run businesses in Mexico to funding clean water solutions in Kenya, microlending has the potential to change lives in tangible ways. Kiva.org is an innovative nonprofit that connects lenders with low-income entrepreneurs and students all over the world.
Relying on only a few data analysts for querying, reporting and analytics was slow and time-consuming. And because people in different departments, such as Development, Finance, or Partnerships, asked for different reports, metrics and numbers often differed across teams.
Deciding to implement a solution to their impending data bottleneck, Kiva turned to Looker as an option that allowed them to quickly and securely transition all of their departments’ data into a new analytics system.