Mr. Shailesh V. Haribhakti is an inspiring thought leader who advises IBSFINtech as Mentor & Strategic Advisor. He is Chairman of Haribhakti & Co., India’s largest Domestic Accounting & Consulting Firm and holds board positions in over four dozen medium and large corporations since the early-1980s. He is actively involved with several prominent financial institutions in India, including the NSE, CII, IMC and ASSOCHAM. He represented India on the Standards Advisory Council (SAC) of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). He worked with PBAS, an affiliate of IFC Washington, to establish Activity-based costing and Strategic Planning Processes in Polish SMEs.

Former Deputy MD, IDBI Bank, Mr. Singh has more than 30 years of banking experience. He has been responsible for managing retail banking, small/medium sector industry financing, agriculture financing, financial inclusion activities, IT systems and human resources management during his stint at IDBI. He has played instrumental role in approval of large industry credit exposures. He was an active member of various banking committees set up by Government of India and currently holds the post of board member in Rajasthan Financial Corporation.

Aakash has 20+ years of unique, diverse and global experience. Currently he is the Global CFO of PayU@ Naspers Fintech for the last 2+ years. Prior to this, he had been the CFO of Snapdeal, and contributed significantly in the 100X growth of Snapdeal, with $1 Billion fund raise (4 rounds), 2 bridge financings, multiple acquisitions, and setting up the whole finance team, with minimal attrition. He
is on the Board of V-Mart Retail Limited as an Independent Director for the last 7 years (from PE investment into the Company to the Company going public). This Company has grown from ~$20 Million to ~$400 Million in the last 7 years.