Ankush Aggarwal

Founder and CEO, Avail Finance

Ankush Aggarwal founded Avail Finance with the vision of providing a financial umbrella to every
Indian. Ankush graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois
at Urbana-Champaign. He had a year long stint with Ola, where he was at the forefront for the launch
of Ola Auto and integrated auto-rickshaws onto the Ola mobility platform. His interaction with the
auto drivers while building Ola auto made him aware of the magnitude of the problem of financial
inclusion, this inspired him to start Avail Finance.

Hailing from an entrepreneurial family, Ankush embarked on his journey as one of the young and
promising entrepreneurs of the country, at the age of 25 years, in Fin-tech space; and established Avail
Finance – a Financial Wellness Platform for the blue collared workers.

The company aims to build India’s first neo-bank that caters to the financial requirements throughout
the life of the blue collared worker. The current product offering works towards identifying creditworthy individuals in the Indian population that are currently underserved by formalized lending
institutions such as banks and NBFCs and provide them with a line of credit using an online app that
enables access to personal loans in just a few moments. Credit is just the beginning, the future for
Avail finance holds building exciting financial products like savings, insurance that work for this
segment. Avail is based out of Bangalore and is one of India’s leading Fintech start-ups.

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Saturday 20th March, 2021

Panel discussion : The future of credit

12:00 - 1:00 PM

20 march-2021 new_schedule

The Future of Credit