P2P Platform LenDenClub Appoints New Chief Business Officer

At LenDenClub, Mudit Agarwal as CBO - New Business Initiatives will be responsible for the identification, development and execution of new business segments within existing business lines

LenDenClub, India's largest Peer-to-Peer Lending platform, with its vision to drive financial inclusion, is building a formidable leadership team as it prepares for its next growth phase, chasing an ambitious goal of $1 billion in loan disbursals. To this effect, the RBI registered NBFC-P2P has made a key leadership appointment and hired CA Mudit Agarwal as its first Chief Business Officer - New Business Initiatives. Mudit joins LenDenClub with over two decades of experience in the Banking and Financial Services Industry (BFSI), managing risk and returns strategies, P&L ownership, Cost Optimisation Projects, solving Portfolio Management Challenges, and New Product Development.

At LenDenClub, Mudit will be responsible for identification, development and execution of new business segments within existing business lines to drive efficiencies. He will also explore new business opportunities to build the Alternate Investment Portfolio for investors with a combination of fixed and variable income product alternatives which aim to provide flexibility and liquidity.

Speaking on the appointment, Bhavin Patel, Co-founder & CEO, LenDenClub, said, “This financial year, we aspire to achieve exponential growth. $1 Billion in Loan disbursals is what we are targeting, and my firm belief is that we need a strong leadership team to achieve this and set up a base for the next 10X growth. I am delighted to have Mudit on our leadership team. He has demonstrated a strong track record of scaling fast-growing companies to become industry leaders. He shares a deep passion for our mission, and I feel that he is the right fit to make an impact in aiding LenDenClub's growth trajectory and achieving immediate and future growth targets. I wish Mudit all the very best in his endeavour to establish new lines of business and a long, fruitful and mutually beneficial stint with us.” 

LenDenClub is a uniquely well-positioned organisation that seeks to meet needs that other financial institutions have failed to provide. 

Speaking on his appointment, Mudit Agarwal said, "LenDenClub is a profitable and well-positioned organisation, which strives to fulfil the demands that have been left unmet by other financial companies. It has a strong business model, and I look forward to using my expertise to accelerate growth by expanding its current business lines and increasing profitability. The company is focused on growing aggressively, and I am keen to fuel LenDenClub and its ambitious growth plans. Ultimately, I want to contribute towards digital India by using my experience in building a sustainable alternate investment and finance option for the people of India." 

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