Sai Krishna Kumaraswamy
Sai Krishna is a consultant at CGAP, where he works on Financial Innovations for Development (FI4D). As a financial inclusion researcher, he studies emerging, innovative business models that empower low-income customers through financial services. His research interests span digital finance, financial inclusion strategies, market approaches to development, SDGs, development finance and the future of finance. Sai has seven years of emerging market experience in consulting. He has advised clients across several sectors including financial services, energy, infrastructure, manufacturing, education and the public sector. He has extensive experience in accounting, corporate and project finance, transaction structuring, investment advisory services, management consulting and research. He obtained an MA in Political Economy and Development Economics from the Fletcher School at Tufts University and B.Com in Finance & Accounting from St. Joseph’s College, Bangalore University. He is also a licensed chartered accountant.