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Digital transformation is helping reinvent every industry across the world and the BFSI sector is no different. To be relevant and resilient, the financial institutions of the future need to have the urgent need to embrace emerging technology, remain flexible to adopt disruptive business models, and put customers at the center of every strategy.

It is time when BFSI CXOs are taking up the challenging role of significantly changing their organisations and making them modern enough to remain future resilient. The first chapter of Modern BFSI Summit 2022 is conceptualized to highlight the need for strategic revolution across financial institutions and the role of leaders in ensuring the same.

With the theme Leaders Rebuilding BFSI for Today & Beyond, the confluence will underline the policies, investment strategies, emerging technologies, business continuity plans, hybrid work culture, and more encircling the BFSI industry.

Recorded Sessions

Key Pillars

  • FIs of 2030: Acting Bold on Technology
  • Building Digital Vitality: Embracing Industry 4.0
  • Hybrid Work Culture & Its Undying Vitality
  • Disruptive Technologies & The Cybersecurity Landscape
  • Redefining Resilient Leadership
  • Collaborations & Expansions

Key Highlights

  • 50+ Speakers

  • 10+ Panel Discussions

  • 500+ Delegates

  • 10+ Networking Hours

  • Inaugural Address By

    Shaktikanta Das

    Governor, Reserve Bank of India

  • Keynote Address By

    Dr. V Anantha Nageswaran

    Chief Economic Advisor, Government of India


Dr. Amitabh Rajan

Reserve Bank of India
(Services Board)

Dinesh Kumar Khara

State Bank of India

Ajay Piramal

Piramal Group

Samit Kumar Ghosh

Founder & Chairman
Ujjivan Financial Services Ltd

Vineet Rai

Aavishkaar Group

Zarin Daruwala

Standard Chartered Bank

R M Vishakha

Managing Director & CEO
IndiaFirst Life Insurance

Murali Ramakrishnan

Managing Director & CEO
South Indian Bank

Chandra Shekhar Ghosh

Managing Director & CEO
Bandhan Bank

Mahesh Kumar Sharma

Managing Director & CEO
SBI Life

Ravi Subramanian

Managing Director & CEO
Shriram Housing Finance

Jairam Sridharan

Managing Director
Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Ltd. (PCHFL)

R Baskar Babu

Managing Director & CEO
Suryoday Small Finance Bank

Rajeev Yadav

Managing Director & CEO
Fincare Small Finance Bank

Ranjit Shah

Managing Partner
Gaja Capital

Soumya Rajan

Founder & CEO
Waterfield Advisors

Nitin Chugh

Deputy Managing Director and Head of Digital Banking
State Bank of India

Raman Aggarwal


Jagdish Narayanan

Chief Information Officer
Reliance Jio Payments Bank

Akhil Handa

Chief Digital Officer
Bank of Baroda

Manoj K Shrivastava

Chief Information Security Officer
Future Generali India Insurance Company Limited

Bijith Bhaskar

National Head, Digital Banking, Partnership & e-commerce

Radhakrishna B

CFCS, CFE, Director – Customer Advisory
SAS Institute (India) Pvt Ltd

Sonali Kulkarni

Managing Director and Lead-Financial Services
Accenture in India

Nilesh Jajoo

Deloitte India


09:30 am-10:00 am

Delegate Registration

10:00 am-10:15 am

Morning Tea & Coffee

10:15 am -10:20 am

Welcome Address

Anant Goenka, Executive Director, The Indian Express Group
10:20 am- 11:00 am

Inaugural Address

Shaktikanta Das, Governor, Reserve Bank of India
11:00 am-11:15 am

Executive Networking Break

11:15 am-11:45 am

Keynote Address

Dr. V Anantha Nageswaran, Chief Economic Advisor, Government of India
11:45 am-12:15 pm

Session 1: Special Address & Fireside Chat on
The Changing BFSI Landscape & The Non - Negotiable Values and Principles

Ajay Piramal, Chairman, Piramal Group
Moderator: E Kumar Sharma, Deputy Editor, FE Digital
12:15 pm-12:30 pm

Session 2: Industry Speak

Radhakrishna B, CFCS, CFE, Director – Customer Advisory, SAS Institute (India) Pvt Ltd
12:20 pm-01:05 pm

Session 3: Leaders' Discussion

Leadership Strategies to Transform BFSI Sector Amid Pandemic & Beyond
In the third year of the global pandemic, the financial services industry is now facing a new reality. Several temporary measures that were put in place are now likely to become permanent, and a new industry structure is emerging. What would be the next move for the decision-makers from across the financial sector?

Points of Discussion:

    • - Strategies pertaining to structural weaknesses that constrain financial performance
    • - Building new customer-centric platform businesses
    • - Embracing end-to-end extreme digitization
    • - Acting with urgency to increase resiliency for better risk management and to address the regulatory concern
    • - Find viable sustainability models
    • - Embracing the reality of a new workforce in new workplaces.

  • - Dinesh Kumar Khara, Chairman, State Bank of India
  • - Murali Ramakrishnan, MD & CEO, South Indian Bank
  • - Zarin Daruwala, CEO, Standard Chartered Bank
  • - Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, MD & CEO, Bandhan Bank
  • - Sonali Kulkarni, Managing Director & Lead-Financial Services, Accenture in India
  • - Moderator: E Kumar Sharma, Deputy Editor, FE Digital
01:05 pm-01:15 pm

Session 4: Prospects of Future Ready Leadership in BFSI Sector

  • - Dr Amitabh Rajan, Chairman, Reserve Bank of India (Services Board)
01:15 pm-02:00 pm

Session 5: Leaders' Discussion

Future of Decision Making with the Digital Imperatives in the BFSI Sector
The size of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the BFSI Market exceeded USD 15 billion in 2021 and is likely to grow at over 35% CAGR between 2022 and 2028. The industry is witnessing significant growth in the adoption of big data and machine learning algorithms as BFSI institutions are preparing themselves for the next wave of digital disruption.

Points of Discussion:

    • - Benefits of harnessing cognitive technology with Artificial Intelligence (AI)
    • - Prediction of future outcomes and trends
    • - Enhanced customer experience
    • - Effective decision-making
    • - Power of advanced data analytics to combat fraudulent transactions

  • - Nitin Chugh, Deputy Managing Director and Head of Digital Banking, State Bank of India
  • - Akhil Handa, Chief Digital Officer, Bank of Baroda
  • - Jagdish Narayanan, Chief Information Officer,Reliance Jio Payments Bank
  • - Bijith Bhaskar, National Head, Digital Banking, Partnership & e-Commerce, ICICI Bank
  • - Radhakrishna B, CFCS, CFE, Director – Customer Advisory, SAS Institute (India) Pvt Ltd
  • - Moderator: E Kumar Sharma, Deputy Editor, FE Digital
02:00 pm – 02:50 pm

Networking Lunch

02:50 pm-03:30 pm

Session 6: Expert Opinion

Insurance- The Changing Landscape & What Next?

  • - R M Vishakha, MD & CEO, IndiaFirst Life Insurance
  • - Mahesh Kumar Sharma, MD & CEO, SBI Life
  • - Moderator: Manoj K Shrivastava, Chief Information Security Officer, Future Generali India Insurance Company Ltd
03:40 pm-04:10 pm

Session 7: Leaders' Discussion

The Role of Digital Transformation in NBFCs: Creating New age NBFCs to Meet Dynamically Changing Customer Expectations

Points of Discussion:

    • - Growth & revival strategies
    • - Technology deployment plans for better customer experience
    • - A reality check on government aid plans
    • - Collaborative approaches for Banks

  • - Ravi Subramanian, Managing Director & CEO, Shriram Housing Finance
  • - Jairam Sridharan, Managing Director, Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Limited (PCHFL)
  • - Moderator: Raman Aggarwal, Director, Finance Industry Development Council (FIDC)
04:10 pm-04:50 pm

Session 8: Leaders' Discussion

Changing Landscape & Emerging Trends in Financial Services & FinTech


  • - Vineet Rai, Founder & Chairman, Aavishkaar Group
  • - Ranjit Shah, Managing Partner, Gaja Capital
  • - Soumya Rajan, Founder & CEO, Waterfield Advisors
  • - Moderator: E Kumar Sharma, Deputy Editor, FE Digital
04:50 pm-05:30 pm

Session 9: Leaders' Discussion

Strategising Digital First Approach in Small Finance Banks: Leaders Take on Staying Ahead of the Curve

Points of Discussion:

    • - Digital 2.0 strategy for Small Finance Banks
    • - Digital onboarding of customers: New opportunities, new challenges
    • - Improving operational efficiency and resource utilisation
    • - Leveling-up marketing strategies for customer engagement

  • - Samit Kumar Ghosh, Founder & Chairman, Ujjivan Financial Services Ltd
  • - R Baskar Babu, Managing Director & CEO, Suryoday Small Finance Bank
  • - Rajeev Yadav, Managing Director & CEO, Fincare Small Finance Bank
  • - Moderator: Nilesh Jajoo, Partner, Deloitte India
05:30 pm-06:00 pm

Hi-Tea & Networking Break

06:00 pm- 07:00 pm

Felicitation Ceremony

07:00 pm Onwards

Networking & Cocktails - Dinner

Why Should You Attend

  • Gain global overview
  • Powerpacked panel discussions underlining present and future strategies
  • Chance to connect and network with industry leaders, in person
  • Exhibit latest product & solutions at the expo
  • Close door round tables & more

Who Should Attend

  • Policymakers
  • Regulatory Bodies
  • CXOs-Public & Private Banks, Small Finance Banks, Payments Bank, NBFC, Insurance providers & more
  • Senior Decision Makers-Technology Solution Providers


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