DigitalCFO Newsroom | 16 November 2021
Group head and Global Finance
WadzPay Worldwide (WWPL) announced the appointment of Nikunj Aggarwal as Group Head & Global Head of Finance. Nikunj will have the responsibility of managing and developing the finance department of WadzPay globally.
“WadzPay has a financial governance structure that enables the independent, experienced and accomplished director to provide advice, insight, guidance and oversight to advance the interests of the company and our stakeholders. We have maintained strong governance standards and a commitment to strong internal controls,” MD & CEO WadzPay, Anish Jain, said in a statement.
Recently Nikunj held risk control group & credit operations positions at CLIX Capital Services Pvt Ltd. His scope of works includes loan management, regulatory compliance, KYC management, post-funding management, liaising with the in-house legal team and external legal counsel, post-disbursement audit support, process management and MIS reporting, such as oversight for timely and accurate MIS reporting of processing/escalation metrics and carrying out developments & enhancements of various loan processing systems.
Nikunj is a Chartered Accountant by profession, having over 20+ years of experience across the Banking and Financial sector, based in India, having worked with multiple financial services organisations. He has managed diverse roles in Finance, Risk and Credit, including Financial Reporting and Budgeting, with vast knowledge on payment, forecasting and hedge funds. He also managed Credit Administration/Portfolio Management of Corporate Finance Portfolios, documentation & policy implementation.
“Collaboration is a key part of the success of any organization, executed through a clearly defined vision and mission and based on transparency and constant communication. At WadzPay, we are building the digital system of tomorrow that is more efficient, faster, more rewarding, and levels the playing field for everyone. My Mantra- enjoy every part of the journey, cherish & celebrate the experiences & learnings and wait patiently for the light at the end of the tunnel.” Said Nikunj.
The Alumnus of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, held several strategic positions, including Assistant Vice President – Risk Management at General Electric Capital, Manager at Citicorp Finance India Ltd, Assistance Vice President at SBI cards, and Risk Control Group & Credit Operations at CLIX Capital Services Pvt Ltd. and ABN Amro Bank.