Home Credit India Finance Pvt. Ltd., one of India’s fastest growing non-banking financial companies, has appointed Anirban Majumdar as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Anirban will be responsible for financial planning and analysis, accounting, procurement and treasury functions.
Prior to joining Home Credit, Anirban spent nearly 17 years with the General Electric Group, working in Australasia, Europe, India, Japan and the USA. He has significant financial and operational expertise in various roles covering auditing, controlling and financial planning & analysis. In his last role, Anirban was the Group Financial Controller for GE Capital Australia & New Zealand.
Anirban takes over from Mr. Mariusz Dabrowski, who will continue to work with Home Credit India until June 2018.
Welcoming Anirban on board, Mr. Pavel Maco, CEO of Home Credit India, said, “Anirban’s knowledge in varied areas across finance coupled with his global experience will be very valuable and an important asset for our future development in a growing market like India. He is a great addition to our strong and diverse management team.”
Mr. Anirban Majumdar, CFO of Home Credit India, said, “I am extremely delighted to join one of the world’s leading consumer finance providers. The Indian operations under the leadership of Pavel and his team have achieved significant milestones. These include having over 5 million customers and over 20,000 points-of-sale in the last five years. I look forward to working with all the stakeholders to drive the desired future results and improve the business for long-term operational and financial sustainability and success.”
Anirban has a Masters in Management Studies degree from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.
Home Credit launched its operations in India in 2012. In 2016, Home Credit crossed the 1-million customers mark, driven by is pan-Indian expansion across major markets, and a range of diversified and innovative products backed by superior customer experience. The company added another 4 million customers last year, further consolidating its position as a leading consumer finance provider.
About Home Credit India
Home Credit India Finance Pvt. Ltd. is a leading consumer finance provider that is committed to drive credit penetration and financial inclusion by offering financial solutions that are simple, transparent and accessible to all. One of India’s leading Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs), Home Credit India has its operations in over 100 cities across 20 states in the country. The company has a strong network of more than 20,000 points-of-sale (POS) from where it serves over 5 million customers. The company’s employee base stands at over 19,000. Home Credit India has been recognized by Aon Hewitt as a Regional AON Best Employer 2017 for employer excellence. www.homecredit.co.in
About Home Credit Group:
Home Credit India is part of Home Credit Group, an international consumer finance provider with operations in 10 countries where there is high potential to grow. Founded in 1997, we focus on responsible lending primarily to people with little or no credit history. Our services are simple, easy and fast. We operate in highly attractive markets with significant barriers to entry. We are a leading provider of consumer finance in selected countries. It is our experience and knowledge across the different markets, which sustainably puts us ahead of our competitors. We drive and broaden financial inclusion for the unbanked population by providing a positive and safe borrowing experience – the first for many of our customers. We promote higher living standards and meet borrowers’ financial needs. Our 155,000 employees have so far served over 90 million customers through a vast distribution network comprising nearly 400,000 points of sale, loan offices, branches and post offices. www.homecredit.net