Praveena Rai

Chief Operating Officer National Payments Council of India

Ms. Praveena Rai has been in the finance industry for 20 years, during which time she has held leadership positions with Citi Bank, HSBC, and Kotak Mahindra Bank. Payments and technology, in Praveena's opinion, are the engines that propel the economy forward and usher in revolutionary change. At National Payments Corporation of India, Praveena is heavily involved in strategy development for operations, product management, business and consumer relationships, and market positioning in order to provide users with a safe, convenient, and easy digital payment experience and expedite the country's transition to digital services.