India has become the place where major companies create new products and the Indian markets are the test cases. It has become so prominent that Jeff Bezos called the 21st Century the Indian Century. Due to an incredibly affordable payment rails, policy that has pushed and pulled towards a digitalized economy, and a young, optimistic, increasingly educated population, India's fintech sector is leapfrogging legacy technologies and providing road maps for western markets.
Guest: Melissa Frakman, Founder & Managing Partner, EMVC (Emphasis Ventures) Melissa brings 15 years of experience participating in India's digital revolution to bridge the worlds for entrepreneurs and companies. She has been an advisor to companies including Amazon and Remitly as well as a guest lecturer on India’s financial sector at Harvard Business School, Cornell Johnson School of Management, New York University Stern School of Business, and Copenhagen Business School.
Hosts: Monique Ruff-Bell, Event Director, Money20/20 USA and Kisha Allison, Head of Content, Money20/20 USA
Producers: Roland Bodenham, Senior Video Editor, Ascential and Rachel Morrissey, Content Producer, Money20/20 USA
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