K. R. Kamath holds Bachelor degree of Commerce. He has been a chairman of Indian Banks’ Association, Institute of Banking Personnel Selection and PNB Housing Finance Limited and has also served as a Managing director on the boards of Punjab National Bank and Allahabad Bank. He has been conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award under India Pride Awards. He has 38 years of vast experience in banking sector facilitating development of sound and progressive banking policies, broad based exposure to other areas of financial sector through Board positions. He is consistently figured in the Top 100 India Inc’s as a CMD of PNB and has been a most powerful CEOs as per the survey by Economic Times since 2010.
Ambadas Mukandrao Pedgaonkar
Ambadas Pedgaonkar is retired as Principal Adviser from Reserve Bank of India and has served as the Chief Advisor in Indian Banks' Association in the past. He has extensive experience in the banking and financial services sector, having worked with Reserve Bank of India for over three decades. His speciality is in Project Management, Setting-up Data Centre, Payment and Settlement Systems, Real-Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) Systems, Cheque Truncation System, Information and Communications Technology, Information Security, Payment Systems Infrastructure.
Mohan Vasant Tanksale
Mohan Tanksale is a Fellow member of the Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of India (FCMA), Company Secretary (Inter) of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, CAIIB and also holds Bachelor degree of Science and a Master degree in English Literature. He has been conferred with several awards like “GOLDEN PEACOCK HR EXCELLENCE AWARD 2012”, “PERSON OF THE YEAR” for his contribution to Financial Inclusion by ‘SKOCH Foundation’. He as a Chief Executive of IBA, is on several Committees and Governing Councils like Member on the Board of International Banking Federation (IBFed), Member of the Governing Council of Institute of Banking & Personnel Selection Member, RBI Standing Advisory Committee for Urban Co-op Banks. He has also served as a director on the boards of Life Insurance Corporation of India, Indo Zambia Bank Ltd., Zambia, Africa and Subsidies of Punjab National Bank of India and Central Bank of India.
MD & CEO
Ganesh Rao has more than two decades of experience in the banking and financial sector. He has worked with Cholamandalam, GE Capital and DCB Bank in the past. In 2009 he co – founded Suryoday Microfinance, a leading MFI institute in India. Post his successful exit from his first entrepreneurial venture, he has ventured into a credit driven BC (Business Correspondent) company with primary focus on financial inclusion.
Meenakshi Rao is a management graduate from Pune and is a certified yoga coach. Her keen interest in human development for an inclusive society has motivated her to co -found this venture.