Innovation comes from experience

PAVITRA WALVEKAR

Co-founder & CEO

Pavitra is a visionary founder and the driving force behind Kudos Finance. He has extensive global experience in financial products sales and expansion, which has significantly contributed to Kudos’ growth

He has a critical understanding of the self-employed segment which has been instrumental in establishing a profitable loan book at Kudos. Pavitra has a degree in Finance from California State University.

NARESH VIGH

Co-founder & COO

Naresh has a vintage of 19 years in the financial services domain and has wide experience in building loan books. In his previous positions, he has managed large teams and been in charge of

P&L delivery at Citibank and Bajaj Finance. He has successfully completed loan acquisitions of more than INR10 thousand crore, including INR3500 crore of professional loans, while always maintaining strong portfolio quality.

SWATI JINDAL

Chief Strategy Officer

Swati Jindal brings experience in financial innovations by delivering sales growth through strategic partnerships. Prior to Kudos Finance, she has been an advisor to startups and FIs for growth through strategic partnerships

Prior to Kudos Finance, she has been an advisor to startups and FIs for growth through partnerships and marketing.

PAVITRA WALVEKAR

Co-founder & CEO

Pavitra is a visionary founder and the driving force behind Kudos Finance. He has extensive global experience in financial products sales and expansion, which has significantly contributed to Kudos’ growth

He has a critical understanding of the self-employed segment which has been instrumental in establishing a profitable loan book at Kudos. Pavitra has a degree in Finance from California State University.

NARESH VIGH

Co-founder & COO

Naresh has a vintage of 19 years in the financial services domain and has wide experience in building loan books. In his previous positions, he has managed large teams and been in charge of

P&L delivery at Citibank and Bajaj Finance. He has successfully completed loan acquisitions of more than INR10 thousand crore, including INR3500 crore of professional loans, while always maintaining strong portfolio quality.

SWATI JINDAL

Chief Strategy Officer

Swati Jindal brings experience in financial innovations by delivering sales growth through strategic partnerships. Prior to Kudos Finance, she has been an advisor to startups and FIs for growth through strategic partnerships

Prior to Kudos Finance, she has been an advisor to startups and FIs for growth through partnerships and marketing.

bosky or bhaskar

Bosky

Head of platform

Bhasker “Bosky”  Kode, is a 2x technology entrepreneur, with 14+ years of product and engineering leadership experience in fintech, SaaS  and high frequency auctions.

He most recently led a team creating a neobank for gig economy workers in India with over 800,000 micro-credit loans through a credit+card and app; working with issuing banks, processors, institutional lenders, their risk/treasury teams, ops teams, and leading marketplaces. He has done B. Tech from Anna university

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RAJEEV SINGH

Chief Information Officer

Rajeev is an entrepreneur and technologist with more than 2 decades of experience in building software products and solutions. He founded a company (ParkRobo) in the UK and ran it for 

4 years. A graduate from IIT BHU Varanasi, he has extensive experience in building products, solutions, and teams across different geographies.

Bosky

Head of platform

Bhasker “Bosky”  Kode, is a 2x technology entrepreneur, with 14+ years of product and engineering leadership experience in fintech, SaaS  and high frequency auctions.

He most recently led a team creating a neobank for gig economy workers in India with over 800,000 micro-credit loans through a credit+card and app; working with issuing banks, processors, institutional lenders, their risk/treasury teams, ops teams, and leading marketplaces. He has done B. Tech from Anna university

RAJEEV SINGH

Chief Information Officer

Rajeev is an entrepreneur and technologist with more than 2 decades of experience in building software products and solutions. He founded a company (ParkRobo) in the UK and ran it for 

4 years. A graduate from IIT BHU Varanasi, he has extensive experience in building products, solutions, and teams across different geographies.

BOARD OF ADVISORS

KRISHNA. V. IYER

Krishna. V. Iyer is an angel investor based in Pune. He has been an entrepreneur and a management consultant earlier.

MR. ANURAG SINHA

Anurag has a degree in MBA from IIM Bangalore and a degree in B. Tech from IIT (BHU), Varanasi.

Mr. V K Sharma

Mr. Sharma has tremendous career path wherein he was a central banker and a Member of the Markets Committee of Bank for International Settlements, Basel, Switzerland, Mr. Sharma retired as Executive Director, Reserve Bank of India (RBI), on 31st December, 2012.

As Executive Director, Mr. Sharma was responsible for 11 mission critical and sensitive Departments covering such diverse areas as Financial Markets, Foreign Exchange Reserves Management, Internal Debt Management, Human Resources, Administration, Currency Management, Rural Planning and Credit, Financial Inclusion, Customer Service, Premises and Regulation and Supervision of Urban Co-operative Banks.

He holds an Advanced Studies Certificate in International Economic Policy Research from Kiel Institute of World Economics, Kiel, Germany and is recipient of the prestigious Lord Aldington Banking Research Fellowship and the first RBI Golden Jubilee scholarship for pursuing research and advanced studies abroad.

KRISHNA. V. IYER

Krishna. V. Iyer is an angel investor based in Pune. He has been an entrepreneur and a management consultant earlier.

MR. ANURAG SINHA

Anurag has a degree in MBA from IIM Bangalore and a degree in B. Tech from IIT (BHU), Varanasi.

Mr. V K Sharma

Mr. Sharma has tremendous career path wherein he was a central banker and a Member of the Markets Committee of Bank for International Settlements, Basel, Switzerland, Mr. Sharma retired as Executive Director, Reserve Bank of India (RBI), on 31st December, 2012.

As Executive Director, Mr. Sharma was responsible for 11 mission critical and sensitive Departments covering such diverse areas as Financial Markets, Foreign Exchange Reserves Management, Internal Debt Management, Human Resources, Administration, Currency Management, Rural Planning and Credit, Financial Inclusion, Customer Service, Premises and Regulation and Supervision of Urban Co-operative Banks.

He holds an Advanced Studies Certificate in International Economic Policy Research from Kiel Institute of World Economics, Kiel, Germany and is recipient of the prestigious Lord Aldington Banking Research Fellowship and the first RBI Golden Jubilee scholarship for pursuing research and advanced studies abroad.

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