Nishant Saindane


Nishant Narendra Saindane is an Assistant Manager in Digital Financial Services domain of MSC India, focused in Government and Social Impact (GSI). He is a financial sector consultant with over three and half years of experience of working with various government departments and financial service providers. Nishant has implemented projects in Organizational Strengthening, Risk Management, Research and Dissemination and in Product and Channel Innovations. Some of his acquired skills include project management, market research, product development, behavioral analysis, process re-engineering, development communication, and business development.

Posts by Nishant Saindane

DBT in education: A study on delivery of in-kind benefits to elementary school students in Uttar Pradesh

Our study in Uttar Pradesh on DBT in education specifically looks at in-kind benefits transfers to school children.

RuPay cards – A long road ahead

Rupay – India’s own payment gateway network, is a low-cost alternative to other payment gateways, such as MasterCard and VISA.

DBT in education: A study of delivery of in-kind benefits to secondary school Students in Uttar Pradesh

The objectives of the study were to understand the processes for the distribution of benefits; understand the allied systems that the processes make use of; identify gaps in the processes and suggest opportunities for improvement.

Cash Coupons – A Viable Alternative?

This India Focus Note explores the cash coupon system, which aims to addresses the existing problems in the Public Distribution System (PDS) in India, which are leakages, quality, and convenience.