Saneesh Singh has over 29 years of experience in the fields of development banking, financial inclusion, MSME lending and social & impact investments. He is currently the MD & CEO of Dia Vikas Capital Pvt. Ltd. (Dia Vikas), the leading Social Investor in India. Dia Vikas is a subsidiary of Global Impact Investor Opportunity International and Saneesh leads Opportunity’s initiatives in India, which is its largest operation globally. Saneesh had earlier worked in senior managerial capacities at SIDBI and was part of the core team that initiated SIDBI’s highly successful microfinance program. He played a key role in start-up support and growth of Bandhan which is now a leading commercial bank (Bandhan Bank) in India. Saneesh is an Alumni of London School of Economics, Indian School of Business and Harvard Business School, as also an Aspire Fellow and British Chevening Fellow. He is a member of the Board of Studies of India’s first National Skill University (SKSU) and steering group member of Social Finance India and India Impact Fund of Funds. Saneesh is a recipient of The ET Now & World BFSI Congress’ 101 Most Influential BFSI Leaders Award 2020