Gaurav Chakraverty

Chief Operating Officer

Description

Areas of Expertise: Strategic Planning & Execution, Business Process Management, Monitoring and Evaluation, Project Management, Product & Channel Management and ICT for Development

Gaurav Chakraverty works as Associate Director- Innovations in  Digital Financial Services at Grameen Foundation India.Gaurav brings in rich experience of 15 years in the fields of ICT for Development, Banking, Insurance & Financial Services, Rural BPOs/KPOs, Service Delivery, Project Management, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship.

Prior to working with Grameen Foundation India, he has worked with RuralShores as National Program Manager, leading the Financial Inclusion and Department of Post projects. Earlier he was the Zonal Head for North and North-East at FINO Paytech Ltd.

Gaurav has worked as Associate Fellow at TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute), leading the ICT for Development initiative of the organisation and spearheaded the CSP network in Drishtee Development and Communications Limited. In his early years, he has worked for Metlife, OmniInfotech and Castrol India.

Gaurav has a proven track record of successfully leading teams towards achieving organizational objectives in rapidly changing environments. He has widely travelled throughout the country and holds North- East India particularly close to his heart. Gaurav has a Bachelors degree in Commerce from Calcutta University and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing.