EarlySalary.com, a mobile based company that gives instant credit has appointed Vivek Jain from Infosys as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO). He will be based in Pune and will lead the technology initiative for the FinTech Startup.
Vivek is an industry veteran with close to two-decade of experience. Prior to joining EarlySalary, he was the Principal Architect at Infosys and lead core Banking and Financial Services automation and technology development and implementation. He has also worked with organizations like Dubai Customs as Enterprise Architect and Franklin Templeton Investments in the past.
At EarlySalary, Vivek will spearhead the technological prospects for the company. He will be responsible for building real-time automation in underwriting, decision systems & payments layer. His overall experience includes – software design, development and project leadership in building high performance, scalable software products and platforms in cluster/distributed computing, database and m-commerce domain.
Further to appointing Vimal Saboo of Edelweiss group as Chief Business Officer few weeks back, this is the second strategic hire by EarlySalary.com.
Speaking on this occasion Vivek Jain, CTO, EarlySalary, said, “FinTech is the most innovative and disruptive space in the country and is poised to change the way banking happens in India. EarlySalary is investing in building a strong technology layer to power real-time payments & loans, which will be leveraged by real-time decisions linked to social media based analytics. This ground-breaking innovation from EarlySalary will enable the same.”
Adding to this Akshay Mehrotra, Co-Founder & CEO of EarlySalary commented, “We welcome Vivek on board to build the country’s 1st digital social lending & instant credit platform. We hope to build a strong technical team and build innovative product to help more consumers and offer better credit in the country.”
Key Facts to EarlySalary
- Based in FinTech Corridor of Pune
- Currently launched in 5 cities – Pune, Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai & NCR (including Delhi, Gurgaon and Noida)
- Offers instant loans of upto Rs. 1 Lacs decisioned in 10 minutes
- Loans to young working individuals from 7 days to 30 days