EYE Moves: Revolut appoints Paroma Chatterjee as CEO India

UK-based fintech, Revolut, has appointed Paroma Chatterjee as its CEO in India, as the company continues to expand globally.

Prior to joining Revolut, Ms Chatterjee held senior executive roles at Lendingkart, Via.com, Flipkart and Airtel Money. She is a renowned leader in the fintech and consumer tech industry, and was named as one of the Top 25 Women Leaders in Financial Technology of Asia for 2020.

As the leader of the executive team in India, Ms Chatterjee will build and lead Revolut’s subsidiary in India, define and implement the business strategy, hire the team and manage licence applications and any potential acquisitions in the market.

Revolut is making a multi-million-pound investment in India over the next five years and has committed to the creation of 300 new jobs in the country to serve its global business operations. The Revolut India subsidiary will also serve as an operations hub for Revolut’s global business.

With a wealth of experience in the fintech and consumer tech sectors and an outstanding track record, Paroma is an excellent fit for the role and her appointment is a major achievement in our continued mission to become the world’s first truly global financial super-app. We’re looking forward to transforming the way people in India access and manage their money as we bring our products and services to more people around the world.

Nik Storonsky, CEO and Founder, Revolut