The Future Of Fintech: Revolutionizing Financial Services & Payments Experience | CEOInsights Magazine
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    Rishi Chhabra, Managing Director & Country Head - India & Sri Lanka, FISERV

  • Seven years ago, if you had told Indians that there would be flying cars in 2023, at least a few would have believed you, but most would never have believed that they would be paying even the pushcart vendors with their mobile phones. Smartphones, better internet infrastructure, and Bharat Interface for Money Unified Payments Interface (BHIM-UPI) paved the way for an almost unbelievable transformation over the past decade. To put it into perspective, Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw recently stated at World Economic Forum (WEF) that India accounted for 40 percent of total global digital payments in 2021. In 2022, annual digital payments transactions amounted to $1.5 trillion, more than the US, UK, Germany, and France combined an astonishing feat.

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  • Top 10 CFOs From BFSI - 2023

    Switch to New-age BFSI with New-age CFOs
    The acceleration of digitalization has had an impact not only on front-office areas such as product development and customer interaction but also on finance and insurance. Technology, Analytics, and Big data have changed the landscape of almost every industry and Banking and insurance companies are no different. Backed by apt technologies, infrastructure, innovations, and agile CFOs, today banking and insurance sector is achieving significant competitive edge and driving operational agility to meet the shifting customer needs and demands. With immense potential to respond to this ever evolving market and changing customer sensibilities these CFOs are running toward automating the processes and bring in efficiencies to improve turnaround time and cost-efficiency.

    "Finance without strategy is just numbers, and strategy without finance is just dreaming"

    Reshaping the Industry: With new-age CFOs diving into Banking and insurance value chain and, reshaping and redefining the industry by promoting cloud-based digital innovations and creating new business ecosystems that serve a broad suite of customer needs, the Indian Banking and Insurance industry become one of the premium sectors experiencing upward growth. More than any other executive, today CFOs have gained influence and authority like never before and across industries, these new-age CFOs are playing a pivotal role. Their role is now no longer confined within executing organizational goals, instead they are highly expected to use their fact-based insight to participate in key decisions and contribute to their company’s strategic direction. Also, like CEOs, these CFOs too are the public faces to their respective companies as their words and actions can have substantial consequences.

    In this issue of the CEO Insights magazine, a list of ‘Top 10 CFOs from BFSI- 2023' is provided to the readers in corporate and different sectors, for informing on the excellent services leveraged by the Leaders in diverse domains. The listing is prepared by a team of industry veterans, CEOs and VCs, and the CEO Insights magazine editorial board.

Top 10 CFOs From BFSI - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Unity Small Finance Bank Abhishek Baxi, CFO Unity Small Finance Bank A financial officer specialized in several domains within the banking and financial services industry, namely, banking, NBFC, investment banking, asset management, mutual fund, broking, offshoring and asset reconstruction
Protium Amit Gupta, CFO Protium A seasoned corporate banker with over 15 years in large multinational banks covering diversified client profile including large Indian conglomerates, MNCs, local corporates and real estate
Bank of Baroda Ian De Souza, CFO Bank of Baroda A business leader with over 24 years of experience in the banking & BFSI domain with experience in strategy, cost optimization, profitability/productivity enhancement, financial controllership & implementation of internal control frameworks
Hi Tours Mrinal Agarwal, CFO Hi Tours A seasoned BFSI professional with rich functional experience of more than 22 years in the BFSI industry in consumer banking/NBFC/ retail asset & MSME operations across various secured & unsecured lending product
JCB India Nitin Selot, CFO JCB India A senior finance professional with over 25 years of work experience and a demonstrated track record of 16 years across various industry sectors including FMCG, oil & gas, pharma, hospitality, automobiles and more
Nippon Life India Asset Management Prateek Jain, CFO Nippon Life India Asset Management A multi faceted personality having a rich experience of over 25 years in the finance domain, showcasing his leadership skills by formulating effective financial and business strategies
Hiranandani Financial Services Rajesh Rajak, CFO Hiranandani Financial Services A senior level executive with extensive experience in finance & accounts, taxation, secretarial matters, investor relations and general management
 SBI General Insurance Rikhil Shah, CFO SBI General Insurance A passionate leader spear heading organizations with solution oriented approaches, and has been responsible for formulating and monitoring policies, accounting, taxation, budgeting & financial planning, MIS, and capital planning
IDFC FIRST Bank Sudhanshu Jain, CFO IDFC FIRST Bank A chartered accountant with over 15 years of experience with a demonstrated history of working in the banking industry, skilled in banking, capital markets, management information systems (MIS), financial accounting, and financial modeling
Angel One Vineet Agrawal, Group CFO Angel One A management accountant with 26+ years of comprehensive experience in the areas of IPO, fund raising, corporate finance, accounting, statutory and management reporting, taxation, audits, strategy formulation, business finance & controlling

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