Sachin KumarSenior Technical Assistance Advisor for Asia (India)
Sachin Kumar is a Senior Advisor for the Opportunity International EduFinance Technical Assistance team, working with our financial parters across Asia.
Sachin has over 16 years of financial inclusion experience from project management and capacity-building to consultancy services in India, Nepal, the Philippines and Afghanistan. He has worked with both development and corporate agencies, nationally and internationally, in the areas of microfinance, digital finance, agent network management and social security payments. He has supported financial service providers with market research, financial products and service development, strategic planning and process (re)engineering, monitoring, internal audit and controls as well as risk management.
Sachin has held roles in agencies such as BASIX, MicroSave, UNDP, Arohan Financial Services and the Centre for Microfinance within the Institute for Financial Management and Research. As an independent consultant, he has managed over 40 projects in the fields of social and financial inclusion.