Niraj Vedwa - Tech Mahindra, India
Global Head, Banking Payments & Cards
Niraj is responsible for Strategy, Markets, Alliances, Solutions and Sales for Tech Mahindra in Banking, Payments and Cards. His role is togrow & supportexisting and new customersand also to strategize & incubate new service offerings globally.
Niraj has spent more than 28 years in the IT industry, with more than 20 years in BFSI area. His past experience includes Temenos AG Switzerland, the Global Leader in Core Banking and Private Banking products, where he was the Director - Global Consumer Banking and Member of Management Board. Prior to Temenos, he was the Chief Operating Officer of Nucleus Software where he ran the company and 6 subsidiaries with P&L responsibilities. Nucleus is one of the most successful Indian product company in the BFS area with its product footprint in over 80 countries and over 300 banks globally. Niraj also had impressive sales stints with HCL and Modicorp. He has represented NASSCOM in many IT delegations globally. He has helped many Fintech Start-up’s.
He is an Economics graduate from Hindu College, Delhi / PGDSM from NIIT and an MBA from IGNOU. He is a keen sports enthusiast, having represented India in Yachting World Championship and was the captain of Delhi University & Delhi State in Swimming and Waterpolo team. He also a keen golfer and adventure sports enthusiast.