MoneyTap appoints Barindra Dutta as the new Director of its Data Sciences division. Dutta is a veteran in the lending and financial industry. Prior to joining MoneyTap, he was associated with Indiabulls, as the Head of Advanced Analytics.
At Indiabulls, he led the development of a scalable, cost-effective sourcing solution. Earlier, he worked at CLIX Capital Pvt Ltd as the Head of Data Science and held several leadership positions at American Express and GE Capital. He holds more than 15 years of experience in the consumer lending and analytics space.
Barindra is an Indian Statistical Institute and IIT Kharagpur alumnus, where he did a Masters in Computer Science and a Masters in Mathematics respectively.
“We are thrilled to have Barindra on board at the focal point of our growth story. He brings to the table an in-depth knowledge of scaling data-driven decisioning platforms. We look forward to his astute guidance as we scale to the next level while maintaining our industry edge in innovation and our strong credit discipline,” said Chief Business Officer and Co-Founder, MoneyTap, Kunal Varma.
“MoneyTap will give me an opportunity to build the next-gen, data-driven decisioning platform across the lending lifecycle. I’m looking forward to working with the amazing tech team to scale businesses in India and international markets,” said Barindra Dutta on his appointment.