Praveena Rai

Chief Operating Officer at National Payments Corporation Of India (NPCI)

COO at NPCI, running the business and delivery.

Prior to that, managed cash management for Kotak Mahindra Bank and was with HSBC managing payments for Asia.

Over 25 years of professional career, have built expertise in various facets of banking across transaction banking, retail banking, cards, wholesale and commercial banking working with KMBL, HSBC and Citi.

Have worked in India, Hong Kong and Japan, and am currently based in Mumbai

Passionate about the contribution emerging payment systems and technology solutions can make to users and businesses Have been on the committees of payment organisations and advisory groups.