Mr. Pinaki Ranjan Mitra, Chief Operating Officer

Before joining TSL, Mr. Pinaki headed the Credit Operations of Ananya Finance for Inclusive growth (An NBFC and a wholesale lender for microfinance & other socially relevant enterprises promoted by FWWB, India). He was involved in wholesale lending operations, relationship management with partner institutions across India, capacity building, policy design, and advocacy work. He has done due diligence on nearly 80 Indian MFIs. Earlier he has worked for Govt. of India in the pension, insurance, social protection, process reengineering and change management domains. He worked as a Regional Commissioner in Govt. of India's Ministry of Labour & Employment. He has 14 years of public service experience and 5 years of experience in the private sector. He has spoken at different national and international forums on financial inclusion, microfinance, and pension. In 2013 he authored the 'India country report' on savings and credit cooperatives for the London - based Commonwealth Secretariat. He holds post graduate degrees from IIM (Ahmadabad) and Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi). He has also studied at University of Texas at Austin (USA).