Category: Microfinance Interviews

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Interview with Mathew Titus, Sa-Dhan about the problems facing MFI’s

The microfinance sector has gone through several ups and downs in India. After the euphoria of exponential growth, the crisis in Andhra Pradesh and the subsequent freeze in business along with non-repayments saw many organizations going under, while many are still on the edge. Mathew Titus, executive director, Sa-Dhan, an association of microfinance institutions, talks […]

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Interview with Chairperson and CFO of SKS Microfinance – News Digest

Q&A: Puranam Hayagreeva Ravikumar, SKS Microfinance Puranam Hayagreeva Ravikumar, who takes over as SKS Microfinance’s new non-executive chairperson-interim with immediate effect, has also been the head of the board’s audit committee. In an interview with Rajesh Bhayani, he talks about the new strategies and business models SKS Microfinance would adopt. Edited excerpts : BS   […]

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Role of Women in Microfinance – Women’s World Banking CEO

Mary Ellen Iskenderian, CEO of Women’s World Banking says women have emerged as key players in microfinance industry in Latin America and the Caribbean. In the below interview she speaks about trends in the sector and elaborates on what WWB is doing to increase and improve women’s participation in microfinance. Interview Mary Ellen Iskenderian, Women’s World […]

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Interview with Mr Sunil Agarwal MD of SE Investments Ltd

Mr Sunil Agarwal MD of SE Investments Ltd , a non banking finance company listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange with operations in western and central India spoke to CNBC TV-18 about the draft Microfinance Institutions (development and regulation) Bill 2011 introduced by the central government in India. Mr Sunil Agarwal also added that microfinance […]

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SKS Microfinance CFO – Dilli Raj Interview

CNBC TV- 18 has conducted an interview with SKS Microfinance’s CFO, Dilli Raj where he sheds information about SKS Microfinance’s financials and balance sheet. He also reveals why SKS Microfinance chose to reject the corporate debt restructuring route and how much additional funding it has been able to tie-up in Q3 . He also states […]