Our people

Sajeev Viswanathan - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

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  • Sajeev is the Founder of New Street Tech. He brings to New Street his vast experience in banking, microfinance, payments and technology.  He has run multi-billion dollar businesses, built and managed high performance organisations across the globe and has a passion for leveraging disruptive technologies in enhancing conventional business models. 
  • Sajeev served at Citigroup for over 18 years, and in his last assignment there, was Managing Director, Global Receivables and Trade Finance.  Most recently he was Executive Director & President, Earthport PLC an LSE (AIM) listed payments company headquartered in London. Previously, Sajeev held the position of MD & CEO of Bhartiya Samruddhi Financial Services (a part of the BASIX Group), a well-known microfinance company in India. Sajeev has also served as  Advisor to banks, technology and retail distribution companies.

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Mohit Davar - Non Executive Director

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  • Mohit is Co-founder and Non-executive Director of New Street Tech. He is an experienced payments executive, who has been working in the global remittance industry for over 20 years. He has extensive hands on experience of setting up and leading global teams and operations and managing relationships with banks/financial institutions and regulators at the senior most level. 
  • He served as the CEO of MoneyGram International, Travelex Money Transfer and  Coinstair Money Transfer. 
  • Mohit is the Chairman of the International Association of Money Transfer Networks. He also serves as a Non-executive Director on the Board of, and as an Advisor to several payment companies globally.

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Pramod Gururaj - Chief Technology Officer

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  • Pramod has spent 18 plus years in the Banking and Financial Services industry understanding, building, deploying and supporting enterprise applications. 
  • Having worked both on the Business side (State Street Corporation USA in their Asset Management and Servicing group) as well as the Services side of the industry (Wipro and Tech Mahindra leading the Innovation and Digitization charter for Banking and Financial Services), he understands implicitly the need to balance emerging technology trends with the hype around their benefits and implementation with his clients. He has successfully built organizational capabilities around emerging technologies such as AI, Machine Learning, Robotics & Process Automation and more recently Blockchain. He oversaw the first production implementation of Blockchain for the largest public-sector bank in India when at Tech Mahindra. 

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Naveen Rajendran - Business Development Manager

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  • Naveen is a management post graduate with a dual degree from Amrita University, India & Buffalo University, New York, USA, with a Masters in Service Management. His industry experience spans managing Corporate Relationships in the, Remittances and Forex sector across the UAE and India. 
  • Naveen managed new business acquisitions and channel management in reputed global organisations such as  UAE Exchange & Wall Street Exchange. His last held position was with Wall Street Exchange as Area Head, Abu Dhabi for handling Corporate & Retail sales of the region.

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Kishore Gowtham - Manager Strategic Projects

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  • Kishore has substantial experience in the field of Payments and Microfinance, across India and the Middle East. His last assignment was with Earthport PLC, an LSE (AIM) listed payments company headquartered in London where he was part of the Global Strategy Team. Prior to that he worked with Davinta Technologies , a technology start-up in the Micro Finance space as an Operations Manager where he was a member of the team that launched the company’s Digital Financial Inclusion business across India.
  • Kishore is a management post graduate with a dual degree from Amrita University, India & Buffalo University, New York, USA, with a Masters in Operations Management. 

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Our Partners

KrypC - Our Development Partner

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NextRu - Our Delivery Partner

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