About the speaker
Abhishek Soni is the CEO and Co-Founder at Upwards. At the data-driven brand, Abhishek spearheads the day-to-day operations while overseeing all business-critical functions within the organization. During an interaction with TheTechPod – “Indian regulator is a big force that has led to the growth of FinTech Sector,” says Abhishek Soni.
Armed with an integrated dual degree comprising of B.Tech and M.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT Delhi. Abhishek went on to become a CFA Level 2 Candidate specializing in Finance. He is a forward-thinking professional with more than 10 years of experience. Also, Abhishek has held leadership roles at several distinguished organizations throughout his prolific career. Including PwC, The Parthenon Group, The Premier Hotels Group, GoldAdorn.com, and Indifi.
About the company
Upwards is committed to making the process of availing loans hassle-free through the incorporation of cutting-edge technology. For lower-income communities across the country, the process of availing loans is lengthy and often in vain.
With no paperwork involved, fast disbursements, and a focus on long/midterm/large/mid ticket PL products. Upwards offers a personalized and superior customer experience for those falling within the salary bracket of INR 20,000-2.5 lakhs. Also, customers simply need to register with their KYC. And, can even upload the necessary documents online, thereby evading the traditionally cumbersome process.
The brainchild of Abhishek Soni and Nimesh Verma. Upwards aims to introduce user-friendly and easy ways of inculcating financial wellness and availability across the country.
In an interaction with Rohit Sardana, Abhishek Soni speaks about the future of fintech in India. Also, Rohit Sardana is the Editor-in-Chief at TheTechPod and Co-founder of IncubateIND. Let’s hear the complete podcast. And, also understand – “Indian regulator is a big force that has led to the growth of FinTech Sector – Abhishek Soni”.