Aishwarya Singh

Aishwarya Singh is the Regional Director at ABY Farmers LLP, New Delhi. ABY Farmers LLP is an agro-processing and marketing social enterprise recognized as a startup by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.

Aishwarya Singh is the Regional Director at ABY Farmers LLP, New Delhi.  He was a Senior Manager in MSC and led the Digital Financial Services—Government and Social Impact domain. Aishwarya has over 16 years of multi-disciplinary and hands-on experience obtained through working with the government, handling relationships, framing the public policy, and through implementation of large scale projects for the ministry and the state governments. His expertise includes policy formulation, government linkages, micro-credit (SHG financing), microinsurance, financial inclusion, livelihoods, social transfers, social protection banking, and insurance.

Posts by Aishwarya Singh

Land record digitization-Exploring new horizon in digital financial services for farmers.Part 1

The government of India has been taking a lot of new initiatives in order to make the processes efficient and error-free. The recent launch of Digital India Land Records Modernisation Programme (DILRMP) in August 2008 is one such initiative. Digitised land records will open a lot of new horizons to explore and implement.

Securing the Masses: An Assessment of Jan Suraksha Schemes

Jan Suraksha is India’s tryst to insure its masses. The focus of the study was on the last mile of Jan Suraksha scheme i.e, Bank Mitrs and customers.

Behavioural Biases Affecting Buying Behaviour of Kerosene Consumers for Alternate Fuels

MSC conducted an exploratory research that aimed to understand the enabling factors that might induce consumers to buy and use alternate fuels if direct benefit transfer is implemented.

PMJDY Assessment Round 2: Well Begun is Job Half Done

The Hon’ble Prime Minister of India launched ambitious Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) on August 28, 2014 with an objective to ensure at least one active bank account per family. MicroSave and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation designed a survey to track the progress of PMJDY with focus on the presence and performance on Bank Mitrs .

Assessing the most ambitious public financial inclusion drive in history An Early Dip-Stick Assessment of Bank Mitr’s under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana

This note highlights the survey conducted by MicroSave, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to understand customers’ experience with PMJDY.