Vijay Shekhar Sharma is the Chairman in the Paytm Payments Bank.
He spearheads the Payment Bank’s strategy and vision. A strong believer in emerging technologies, Vijay has played a major role in the evolution of mobile payments in India.
Having nurtured an entrepreneurial streak for over a decade, he has successfully built businesses in content, marketing, payment and online commerce. His next aim is to build India’s first $100-billion company.
Ashit Ranjit Lilani is an Independent Director of the Paytm Payments Bank.
Ashit is the Managing Partner and co-founder of Saama Capital. He has been working with technology and venture capital sector for 25 years. He was an early pioneer of the Indian venture capital ecosystem and has been investing in India since 2003.
Prior to Saama, Lilani served as the President of India and China markets for Silicon Valley Bank, and he founded and headed SVB Global. At Saama, he has led investments in companies such as Vistaar Finance, Shubham Housing and SKS MicroFinance.
G S Sundararajan is an Independent Director of the Paytm Payments Bank.
Sundararajan was till recently the Group Director of the Shriram Group. He joined Shriram Group as the Managing Director of Shriram Capital, the holding company of Shriram Group’s financial services businesses.
He has extensive experience in the Asian market and his understanding of the major countries and the business opportunities therein, led to Sanlam Emerging Markets inducting him into their Board in South Africa. He was responsible for leading the banking initiative for the group, which was one of the key value-enhancing forays into the near future for this financial conglomerate.
Vaibhav Goel is an Independent Director of the Paytm Payments Bank.
An experienced Chartered Accountant and an Exec MBA from XLRI, Jamshedpur, Vaibhav is currently working as a CFO for an advisory firm that advises private equity funds investing into India. Vaibhav brings to the Board extensive finance controllership and risk management experience. He has been involved in setting up of complex accounting processes, its execution, knowledge management, financial analysis of company reports, tax compliance and risk management across varied sizes of businesses and its complexities. He has also been working with the start-up eco-system towards improving compliance and business risk functions for growing businesses. In the past, Vaibhav has been associated with companies like Macquarie and Genpact.
Satish Kumar Gupta is Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Paytm Payments Bank Limited.
Mr Gupta has vast experience in Banking and digital payments. He served the country’s largest bank, State Bank of India for over thirty four years and held several assignments viz., Branch Manager of several branches, Training Establishment, Local Head Office and Corporate Office.
He was deputed to National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), for creating the country’s own cards “RuPay”, which was launched in 2012. Mr Gupta formally joined NPCI post his retirement in 2013 as Chief Project Officer. He was instrumental in introducing several digital payments & financial inclusion products and in coordinating with Govt. & RBI to promote digital payments.