February 25, 2014
Early February, I went to hear the Fintech Panel discuss about the FinTech Innovation in Underbanked/Under-served segment in a NY downtown meetup. In the backdrop of an office at work, we were discussing prepaid cards, companies and investments for the poor and so on. It was an enlightening evening on the future of the $89 Billion opportunity for innovation for underbanked/underserved consumers. And thats where I got a chance to hear and meet Arlyn Davich. Terrific energy, Great idea @PayPerks and Amazing execution. These are the traits that define her and PayPerks.
Pic: Arlyn is in the center in the 5 people Fintech & Underbanked/Unbanked panel
Here is a small story about how Arlyn Davich got the idea of starting PayPerks. Arlyn went to Columbia Business School and after passing out she came across the topic of Financial Inclusion on CFSI website. She started peeling ...