Karan Walia

Karan Walia

Senior Advisor, Investor and Mentor

Startupbootcamp FinTech Mumbai Mentor

Karan is a seasoned banker with a prime working experience in trade & supply chain, payments, capital markets and retail banking. In his latest role, he was Regional COO managing change/digital transformation business across Europe in conjunction with managing and running the integration of biggest brokerage arm into Societe Generale spread across 22 countries as a global COO/business manager.

Leveraging the experience as a practitioner, took a self-imposed route to anchor me within Fintech industry by working with entrepreneurs helping them define and deliver the right mix of business strategy, technology, and marketing initiatives to drive growth and engagement models.

I actively mentor & advise first generation entrepreneurs looking at starting out on their own and help them by VC contacts, negotiating funding, start-up strategy, introduction to different POC engagements and drive convergence between technology offerings they have for the end customer or financial services