Anurodh Giri

Anurodh is a Senior Manager in the Digital Financial Services—Government and Social Impact (GSI) domain of MSC.

Anurodh is a financial consultant with over 10 years of experience gained through projects with central and state governments, MFIs, Bank, FMCG, and donors in the development sector in India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Indonesia, Srilanka, Uganda, Kenya, and the Philippines. He has implemented projects in strategy and business planning, project management, product development, market research, risk management and internal controls, and digital financial services.  

Posts by Anurodh Giri

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana: A demand-side diagnostic

The objective of the study was to examine the efficiency, efficacy, and operational aspects of the scheme and understand the triggers and barriers that drive the behaviour around usage and refills of LPG by the PMUY beneficiaries

Lessons from the Digitisation of Government to Person (G2P) Programmes in India

The blog highlights lessons from the digitisation of government to person (G2P) programmes in India

Assessment of AeFDS (Aadhaar enabled Fertilizer Distribution System) pilot

The report elaborates key findings of the study on three major aspects —Farmer Readiness, Retailer Readiness, and Transaction Status. It also explains best practices being followed by districts based on indigenous wisdom and provides actionable solutions for smooth implementation of AeFDS initiative.

Pradhan Mantri MUDRA Yojana: Behind the Numbers

This PB highlights the effectiveness, impacts and challenges of PMMY, and assesses the capacity of MUDRA to deliver its mandate to finance those unable to get loans under conventional system.

PMJDY Bank Mitr Assessment: The Supply-Side Story

This blog highlights the supply-side findings (specifically focused on Bank Mitrs (BMs) or bank agents) of the final round of MicroSave’s PMJDY assessment (Wave III) conducted in December 2015.

PMJDY: Milestones Reached, Yet Miles To Go – Customer Side Story Part 2

The blog highlights the positive impact of the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana scheme on the financial behaviour of rural customers.

PMJDY: Milestones Reached, Yet Miles to Go – Customer Side Story Part 1

This blog highlights the demand-side findings of the final round of Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana assessment (Wave III), conducted in December 2015.

Interventions to Strengthen PMJDY Scheme

This focus note presents key policy and operational interventions that are needed to improve to the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY).