Sonmani Choudhary

State Director (PSIG) at Small Industries Development Bank of India

A professional with about 13 years of experience in the development & financial sector, microfinance, livelihoods, project management, enterprise promotion, business development and training.

A professional with about 13 years of experience in the development & financial sector, microfinance, livelihoods, project management, enterprise promotion, business development and training. I have acquired relevant expertise in financial inclusion, project management, institutional risk and need assessment, credit and other financial support delivery to all channels of credit and service delivery, such as MFIs, Societies, Self Help Group promoting institutions, and corporate Business Correspondents. I am well exposed to financial inclusion through Access to Finance, Policy Advocacy, and gender development account of my present association with Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI).

Posts by Sonmani Choudhary

Understanding Demand for Financial Products Among Young Women in Central Java

This paper understands the demand for financial products among young women in Central Java. 

Term Deposits: Rural Clientele Ask For More

This Note highlights the experiences of rural banks in mobilising term deposits, the issues and challenges they face, and the strategies adopted by them to revive their portfolio and growth.

BPR Arta Kencana – Loan Product Development for Onion Cultivators

This Note briefly discusses How in Indonesia, MicroSave worked with BPR Arta Kencana to design a loan tailored for the needs of onion cultivators Java.

Understanding Demand for Financial Products among the Youth of Central Java

In this Note, MicroSave conducted market research to understand the needs for financial products and perceptions of existing financial products amongst the youth of central Java.

Understanding Demand for Financial Products among the Youth of Central Java

In this Note, MicroSave conducted market research to understand the needs for financial products and perceptions of existing financial products amongst the youth of central Java.

Understanding the demand for financial products among the female youth of Central Java

MicroSave has conducted an exploratory market research to understand the needs of the youth for financial products required to increase employability. This report presents the findings.

Governance Challenges and Possible Solutions for Small to Mid-size BPRs

This Note addresses the most common challenges faced by small to mid-size rural banks in Indonesia and highlights possible solutions.