Leading digital payments company Mobikwik has elevated Senior Vice President Chandan Joshi as the firm’s Co-founder and CEO, Payments business.
Prior to this appointment, he was the Senior Vice President for around 2.5 years as Senior Vice President, managing the Payments businesses of the company.
Bipin Preet Singh, Co-founder & CEO MobiKwik said, “It has been fantastic seeing Chandan build the Payments Business for the past 2.5 years with amazing zeal and conviction. Chandan has demonstrated all the right traits that we look for in a business leader – he leads from the front, is invested in his teams, is tenacious in driving business results and in closing large strategic deals. He has been a strong growth driver for MobiKwik and we want him to partner with us as a Co-founder in the overall build-out of the company.”
Chandan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from IIT Delhi and MBA from London Business School. He founded a logistics company named Paketts in 2015, which was later acquired by Nuvo Logistics (Peppertap) in 2017.
Speaking on the announcement, Chandan Joshi, Co-founder, MobiKwik said, “My journey with MobiKwik so far has been very fulfilling – I joined in the aftermath of Demonetization and my first assignment was organizing the retail payments business, then to run eCommerce payments and finally to grow all of the Payments business. The team and culture at MobiKwik have been a good fit for me. I share a good rapport with Upasana and Bipin and share their vision of delivering on the Digital Credit Card opportunity. I am confident that together we will be able to profitably grow MobiKwik and take the company public.”