Nominee Director

Mr. Saneesh Singh

Mr. Saneesh Singh has 25 years of experience in the fields of development, banking, and finance, financial inclusion, MSME lending and impact investments. Saneesh is a member of Inclusive Finance India Group of Advisors and serves on MFI and Small Finance Bank boards. He also serves on key committees and industry forums associated with social performance, responsible finance and impact investments. He has earlier worked in various senior managerial capacities at Small Industries Development Bank of India and was part of the core team that initiated its highly successful microfinance program. He successfully implemented prestigious bilateral projects with UK Aid, IFAD, World Bank, and GIZ during his SIDBI stint. He also played a key role in start-up support and growth of Bandhan, the leading Indian MFI (now a universal bank). Saneesh holds a PGD in Information Management and Systems Administration; a Master’s Degree in Social Work and is a British Chevening Scholar of Banking and Finance from The London School of Economics and Political Science.