Ritesh Rautela

Senior Manager

Ritesh is a Senior Manager in MSC’s Digital Financial Services domain focused on Government and Social Impact (GSI) in India.

Ritesh has 13 years of experience in the field of management consulting, G2P programs and payment systems, banking, branchless banking, digital financial services, social protection, agriculture, financial inclusion and financial literacy. The current focus of his work is in the area of Government to Person (G2P) programs. He specializes in financial inclusion/ branchless banking operations, G2P programs, payment systems, cash transfers (conditional and unconditional), direct benefit transfer schemes, program evaluation and assessment, relationship management, process re-engineering, financial literacy, training, qualitative and quantitative research, and behavioral research.

Posts by Ritesh Rautela

District Readiness Assessment (DRA) Tool: Expediting G2P Payments

MicroSave has developed the “District Readiness Assessment (DRA) to address the issues, G2P payment in India faces.

District readiness for G2P payments: Ready or not…Well, still mostly ‘not’ part – I

This blog highlights the complexity of setting-up a system to deliver EBTs effectively in India. And how there seemed to be little rationale for the selection of districts for pilot-tests and rollout of Aadhaar-enabled EBTs.

District readiness for G2P payments: Ready or not… Well, still mostly ‘not’ part – II

Here we discuss how MicroSave has responded to system challenge for EBTs and developed “district readiness assessment” (DRA) tool, to assess the readiness of a district to deliver EBTs.