Vaibhav is the Co-founder of ftcash. ftcash is one of India’s fastest growing financial technology company, recognized by Forbes, backed by PayPal. ftcash empowers the 60+ million underserved micro-merchants in India through financial inclusion using digital payments and loans.
Previously, he was a Director, Global Development at XPRIZE, leading World’s first global prize that targets the problem of access to water. Vaibhav has spent the last decade working in the areas of policy and development across over 5 countries and 20 states in India. He had previously been associated with The World Bank advising Government of India for a $1 billion project on Water Supply and Sanitation.
Vaibhav strongly believes in the idea of experiential learning and three of this favorites projects have been the General Election Campaign in 2014 for the Prime Minister of India, participating in World’s First Reality Show on Social Entrepreneurship, NDTV – The Real Deal and setting up a private jet company in India. Vaibhav is an alumnus of Harvard University – Kennedy School of Government and NIT Trichy.