Shweta is an Assistant Manager in Digital Financial Services domain of MSC India, focused on Payments & Distribution. She has worked with development organizations, consulting companies, and social enterprises.
Shweta is an Assistant Manager in Digital Financial Services domain of MSC India, focused on Payments & Distribution. She has worked with development organizations, consulting companies, and social enterprises. Within MSC, she has worked on projects commissioned by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, JP Morgan Chase and Co. (JPMC), and the World Bank Group. Her expertise lies in financial inclusion (specifically FinTech), financial literacy, pilot assessment, monitoring and evaluation, impact assessment, and user-centric design based market research.
Posts by Shweta Menon
The role of tech-enabled formal financing in agriculture in India
India is home to 146 million farmers, 86% of which are small and marginal farmers. Although agriculture is a key economic activity in India and employs almost 55% of the population, access to finance remains a challenge for most farmers, especially the small and marginal ones.
Gramcover, a digital insurance platform, works to provide affordable insurance solutions to the low- and middle-income segments in India. Their technology-led distribution and servicing model reduces the inefficiencies and transaction costs involved in purchasing insurance policies.
Finlok is a financial platform that helps people save money and avail hassle-free credit through a group savings-based financial model. This blog explores how the platform will help the low- and middle-income segments gain greater control over their finances.
MicroSave Consulting (MSC) partnered with Burnmark to conceptualize the Inclusive Fintechs Quadrant report. The report highlights 30 of the top global fintechs that are working towards financial inclusion.