Sahana Arun Kumar | Managing Director
Amarante Consulting

Sahana Arun Kumar, Managing Director, Amarante Consulting

Sahana is the Managing Director of Amarante Consulting, a boutique consultancy firm, focusing on Digital Finance and Transformation with start-ups and industry leaders in emerging markets across Middle East, Africa, Asia and Latin America. Passionate about financial inclusion, Sahana specialises in strategy and development of both micro and large-scale digital finance and branchless banking programs.  With experience delivering projects across the globe, Sahana believes digital transformation and financial inclusion drive necessary change to create aggregate growth in developing countries. She is a trainer and speaker for various organisations in this field. An MBA from HEC (Paris), Sahana is bilingual in French and English, speaks Spanish and Hindi among other Indian languages.


Seamless ME 2019 day 1 @ 09:50

PANEL Collaboration and diversity: the keys to financial inclusion

  • Looking at the bigger picture to tackle regional necessities
  • Opening financial inclusion to the many with multiple platforms through partners
  • Utilising the advantages of both banks and fintechs for new product launches, investment opportunities and infrastructure development
  • Collaborating with the wider industry e.g. insurers, remittance etc. for a diverse product range
  • Disaggregation of the value chain with open platforms and APIs
  • Supporting fintech experimentation on a regional and global scale
last published: 15/Apr/19 13:15 GMT

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