Ravi Kumar is a Senior Manager in MSC’s Country Development Program, Indonesia. He is a microfinance and banking consultant with over 10 years of experience in microfinance and private sector development.
Ravi Kumar is a Senior Manager in MSC’s Country Development Program Indonesia. He is a microfinance and banking consultant with over 10 years of experience in microfinance and private sector development. He has undertaken consulting assignments with banks, MFIs, international development agencies in India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and the Philippines. Ravi’s areas of expertise include digital G2P payments, microfinance, SME finance, and value chain finance. He specializes in strategic business planning, product development and process, and channel innovations. Before joining MSC, Ravi was a development professional working to promote microfinance and livelihood for the low-income segment in Central India. He is a Management Graduate from the Institute of Rural Management Anand, and has a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from NIT Kurukshetra.
Posts by TVS Ravi Kumar
Water and Sanitation Loan Products for MFIs
This video explores the new area of WatSan financing as a potential segment for MFIs. MSC’s Senior Analyst, TVS Ravi, highlights the demand for improved water and sanitation across the world and what role microfinance can play in improving access to water and sanitation. The major issues which MFIs have to keep in mind before […]
This Note compares the three most commonly practiced instalment collection methods in group lending and concludes that MFIs will have to devise ways to ensure continuity in their interface with clients.