Harshvardhan Lunia

Co-Founder and CEO, LendingKart

As the Co-founder and CEO of Lendingkart, Harshvardhan Lunia plays an imperative role in building and scaling a world-class team that designs innovative credit solutions and delivers growth for MSMEs. An exemplary leader and a pioneer at heart, Harshvardhan has always been driven by the passion of small business owners who despite of being creditworthy were not served by existing lenders.

With a vision to implement technology and enable easy MSME financing, Harshvardhan founded Lendingkart in 2014. Harshvardhan possesses an in-depth understanding of the evolving MSME ecosystems and has over 15+ years of experience. Harshvardhan's expertise includes managing the overall business leadership and growth conversations, developing the company's macroeconomics, focusing on new business and growth opportunities, in addition to contributing to growth projections and trends.

Prior to Lendingkart, Harshvardhan has served as the founder & director at Domestic Finance & Investment Private Limited, where he specialized in arranging alternative modes of financing for SME's. As the relationship manager at ICICI Bank bank earlier to that, Hashvardhan’s primary role involved interacting with clients, understanding their requirements & structuring the deals, in addition to interacting with risk, credit, legal, operations, and executions. Harshvardhan has also worked with The Standard Chartered Bank and HDFC Bank in varying capacities.

Harshvardhan's goal encompasses implementing Big data credit scoring with analytics and artificial intelligence. He is a Chartered Accountant and pursued his Post Graduation from ISB (Indian School of Business, Hyderabad).

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Saturday 20th March, 2021

Panel discussion : Building for India's SMEs

5:00 - 6:00 PM

20 march-2021 new_schedule

Building for India's SMEs