Experts, Influencers, Visionaries and Pioneers

Speaker

Neha Mehta

Founder of Fintech Association of India

Neha Mehta is a Chevening Financial Services Fellow, 2017 and studied financial risk management at Kings College, London. She is a Lawyer by training and has spent the last ten years focused on financial regulation. Over the last five years, her work has centered on lobbying with financial regulators across ASEAN region.

As the Vice-President of Indian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (IVCA), she actively lobbied with the Indian regulators such as Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), Ministry of Finance (MOF), and Reserve Bank of India (RBI). As the Country Head for Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), Singapore she worked closely with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on the Registered Fund Management Companies (RFMC) regime. She set up the India operations for Eurex Frankfurt AG, Deutsche Boerse Group, India.

Neha is also a regular contributor to fintech discussions, especially to bridge the gender gap in fintech and the financial services industry. She is on the Judging Panel of National University of Singapore (NUS) MBA-Business Plan competition and represented Asian Female Fintech industry at Mexico Fintech event, 2017. Neha mentors FinTech entrepreneurs and delivers lectures at the premier educational institutions such as the Indian Institute of Management, Ahemdabad (IIM-A) on the Asian Fintech Regulatory Landscape.

Neha graduated in Business Management and also holds a Masters in Business Journalism. Neha is an Al Gore Certified Climate Change Trainer and is passionate about environment protection, issues relating to health and education of children belonging to poor families. Her day starts with yoga and meditation.