Mitali is an Associate in MSC’s Digital Financial Services domain, focused in Payments & Distribution. Her experience lies in financial inclusion and AgriTech space. She has worked on projects commissioned by the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB), MetLife Foundation, JP Morgan and Chase (JPMC) Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI). All her experience is in India.

Posts by Mitali

Fundfina: A journey to tap a hidden multi-million MSME market in India

Fundfina is a digital lending platform providing access to formal credit to micro and small enterprises (MSEs) in India. This blog explores Fundfina’s journey and the positive impact it hopes to create on the MSE sector of the country.

NXTFIN-XaasTag: Technology-enabled mainstreaming of farmers’ collectives

XaasTag is an AgTech start-up that provides a digital, collaborative online marketplace. The platform connects agricultural commodity producers, such as farmer producer organizations (FPOs) at one end and institutional buyers at the other, and enables them to directly sell and buy from each other.

Aggois: Creating robust liquidity for farmers

Aggois is an AgTech startup that provides short-term credit solutions to farmers in India against the sale of their produce. It has identified a critical financing gap that farmers face between the time they harvest one crop and sow the next. This blog explains how the startup has worked to mitigate this gap and uncover opportunities and challenges.

Whrrl: A blockchain based disruptive financing model for agricultural practices

Whrrl is a start-up that helps small and marginal farmers, traders, and producer companies raise working capital through warehouse receipt financing. It uses blockchain technology to create an immutable record of the collateral, which reduces the risk of fraud in the lending process and helps farmers secure loans at lower interest rates.