About the speaker
Sonal Patni is the Chief Technology Officer of SMECorner. He is responsible for establishing the technical vision and driving all aspects of SMECorner’s technology platform. Also, he is an experienced technology professional with 17 years of experience. He has worked with global technology companies like Avaya Inc, Cognizant, and Tech Mahindra where he was responsible for setting up and leading high-performing engineering teams. And, executing product and platform strategies. During an interaction with TheTechPod – “Technology acts as a neutralizer in a country like India”, says Sonal Patni.
He is a Management Graduate from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, and holds an engineering degree from Mumbai University.
About the company
SMEcorner is one of the top FinTech lending company for MSMEs in India and the only Fintech rated by Crisil. Also, it is disrupting structural challenges of MSME lending in India. Leveraging proprietary tech and data science that solves the complex SME underwriting problem. SMEcorner is a new age Fintech lender. Also, it helps SMEs in India meet their working capital needs with collateral-free business loans in just 24 hours. It uses a proprietary online platform that combines machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence. Therefore, provides a seamless and fast customer experience. It has products like Unsecured Business Loans and Loan Against Property. Also, with special products like MSME Loans and Women Entrepreneur Loans. Hence, meeting the needs of working capital and encourage women entrepreneurs in India.
SMECorner’s mission is to fill India’s SME lending gap. With the use of a proprietary online platform that combines machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence in a safe environment. Also, like any good business, it wants to bring in ease and agility into the business lending ecosystem. And, is committed to helping small businesses grow.
In an interaction with Rohit Sardana, Sonal Patni speaks about the future of finance in India. Also, Rohit Sardana is the Editor-in-Chief at TheTechPod and Co-founder of IncubateIND. Let’s hear the complete podcast and understand – “Technology acts as a neutralizer in a country like India – Sonal Patni”.