A strong determination to make India a financially inclusive nation is the driving force behind all our initiatives. We are determined to provide easy access to financial services to everyone, everywhere.
In this journey, we are joined by our committed retail community, our partners, who form the force multiplier to our initiatives. We are determined to ensure our retail partners grow and prosper in this digital age and together we contribute to a stronger India.
This determination to create a digitally forward and financially inclusive India forms the cornerstone of our brand DNA.
Nearby Technologies Pvt. Ltd. is a DIPP Certified Fintech Company registered under The Startup India program of Government of India, set up in April 2016 by a team of professionals with experience in Digital Banking & Payments industry. The team works on deep insights and understanding of payment and transaction technology space.
We operate on a B2B2C model, where we partner with neighbourhood retail stores and enable them with the tools to provide assisted financial and digital commerce services to their local communities. Our innovative solutions are modelled to make transactions seamless, quick and easy and strives to empower our retail partners and their customers. Local communities across 20,000 plus PIN codes access PayNearby Partner stores to avail a range of services including cash withdrawal, cash deposits, money transfer, savings, insurance, travel, Digital Payments, access to government benefits and many more.
We, at Nearby, aspire to empower 50,00,000 stores across Tier I, II and rural towns in India. Using the power of Aadhaar & Mobility, we are motivated to transform the Nearby retail stores into Fintech Marts. The stores will serve as a catalyst to Digitize Cash for the mass market customer and give him access to fintech services which were earlier available only to those who had digital money.
With 23+ years of experience in Digital Payments and Mobility, he holds six banking technology patents. Formerly, as President and Chief Innovation Officer at YES Bank, he spearheaded impactful programs. Anand now leads PayNearby, driving strategic growth and empowering retailers to at the last mile to make digital and financial services available to everyone, everywhere.
A technology veteran with 25+ years of experience and extensive knowledge of the payments industry, prepaid cards, remittance, and travel technology distribution. He drives sales, new product design, and technology development at PayNearby. Previously, as the COO of G.I. Technology Pvt. Ltd., he oversaw regulatory relationships, prepaid solutions, and P&L management for 15 years.
An engineering graduate from the Manipal Institute of Technology and an MBA from NMIMS. His expertise lies in product & project management and strategic analysis. Previously, as Senior Product Manager at YES Bank, he managed digital payments and mobility products, including UPI, IMPS switch, and the Domestic Remittance platform.
An industry veteran in the payments and banking space, he has served as the Founder, MD & CEO of the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) and as the Chief General Manager of the Department of Payments & Settlement Systems at RBI. Currently, he is an advisor to SWIFT India Domestic Services Pvt. Ltd. and holds director positions on the boards of leading financial institutions like the Federal Bank Ltd. and Protean eGov Technologies Limited (formerly NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited), amongst others.
A distinguished name in the banking industry, with over 40+ years of experience having served the three major public sector banks viz. Union Bank of India, Punjab National Bank as Executive Director and Central Bank of India in the capacity of Chairman & Managing Director. He has also represented the banking industry as Chief Executive of Indian Banks Association and has been a board member of the International Banking Federation.
Widely recognized as the 'Father of Modern Retail' in India, he is the founder of TRRAIN (Trust for Retailers and Retail Associates in India). He served as the Chairman and former Managing Director of Shoppers Stop, a leading retail chain in India. With his visionary leadership, he has played a pivotal role in transforming the retail industry in the country.
A Chartered Accountant with 30+ years of experience in the retail industry, he is the CEO of the Retailers Association of India (RAI). Previously, he was the ED & CEO of Crossword Book Stores, Country Head (Retail) at IBM, and Head of Operations at Shoppers Stop. He brings a wealth of expertise and leadership to drive the growth and development of the retail sector in India.
An industry stalwart with 36+ years of experience in the financial sector, having served as the Former ED at RBI and Director of Supervision at the Bank of Mauritius. Additionally, he holds the position of Secretary General at the Cash Logistics Association and is the CEO of the Currency Cycle Association.
Make financial services available to everyone, everywhere
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