About the speaker
Parikshit Chitalkar is the cofounder of StashFin. He has over 17 years of experience in Fintech and leading engineering/product teams in cloud native, mobile applications, SaaS, DevOps and Cloud Computing in Canada and USA. Parikshit started his career in Canada in the Banking sector. There he was building derivatives trading & risk management platforms. He then moved on to start an enterprise mobility venture called 6DegreesIT deploying a custom big data analytics platform onto enterprise mobile applications for three $5bn+ companies. Parikshit successfully exited this company to a private equity fund based out of the US, before returning to India. During an interaction with TheTechPod – “AI in Finance is primarily being done in Fraud Detection & Credit Risk”, says Parikshit Chitalkar.
At StashFin, Parikshit leads the Technology build out & oversees the data science initiatives. Also, Parikshit is an AWS certified solutions architect & an avid technology enthusiast. Having grown up in a military family travelling all over India, Parikshit is also a certified commercial pilot.
About the company
A team of former financial services professionals dedicated to disrupting traditional lending in India founded StashFin. Their mission is to build an honest neobanking platform that improves lives for a wide spectrum of consumers. Also, they are a rapidly growing organization with a team of 200+ smart, young & energetic individuals from top global and Indian institutes.
The team has worked with reputed firms in the Banking and Financial Services (BFSI) space. Such as Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, Citi, Deloitte, Kabbage and more. With exposure across multiple functions including technology, customer experience and process re-engineering. The team is leveraging its collective experience to deliver best-in-class services and great convenience to its customers. The company is led by a CEO who is an experienced venture capital and private equity investor. LinkedIn has recognized StashFin as “Top Startup to work for in 2019.”
In an interaction with Rohit Sardana, Parikshit Chitalkar speaks about the future of AI in finance sector. Also, Rohit Sardana is the Editor-in-Chief at TheTechPod and Co-founder of IncubateIND. Let’s hear the complete podcast and understand – “AI in Finance is primarily being done in Fraud Detection & Credit Risk – Parikshit Chitalkar”.