Mobile Payments and commerce platform Paytm made two appointments for its Payment Bank. The company has appointed Ruchita Taneja Aggarwal as its lead of banking operations and Priya Karnik will be working on products for Bank. Both Ruchita and Priya were previously associated with Citi in leadership roles; while Ruchita was Director – Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) and Singapore Head – Regional Product Sales, Priya’s last role with Citi was – Director – Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) – Regional Implementation.
Ruchita holds an MBA from S.P.Jain Institute of Management & Research and has almost 14 years of experience in the field of payments and finance. She has been integrally involved in execution, ideation and planning of new business strategies at Citi Transaction Banking as a part of her job responsibilities, and has led sales of complex, multi-country working capital solutions to corporates in India and Singapore. For her efforts, she was also named the Best Woman Sales Director at the first-ever India Women in Sales Awards, 2015.
Priya is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, and holds almost 13 years of experience in payments and cash management with diverse stints across product management, sales and operations.
Mphasis Announces Cristopher Broyles As Chief Accessibility Officer
An IT services company Mphasis announced the appointment of Cristopher Broyles as Chief Accessibility Officer. He will spearhead Mphasis’ internal digital accessibility practice
s & processes and training capabilities to educate customers – particularly in the financial services vertical. He will also be responsible for the development and delivery of customizable and accessible end-to-end solutions. Broyles has implemented successful, sustainable accessibility programs across many verticals. However, he finds providing digital accessibility to banking, insurance, brokerage and wealth management is a dynamic space.
PayU India Hires Former Bharti Airtel’s Executive
Payment solution company PayU India announced the appointment of former Bharti Airtel’s executive, Sachin Singhal, as its Head of consumer business. Sachin will be responsible for designing effective business strategies and bring in growth by taking the company’s plans to diversify the consumer business to the next level. Sachin has over a decade long experience in business and technology. During his last stint with Bharti Airtel, he led the channel marketing and mobile internet growth. Sachin is an alumnus of IIT Delhi and IIM Ahmedabad and has earlier worked with PWC India, One97 and Tradus.com