Shashi Raghunandan leads the Identity practice at Mastercard, supporting Development Organizations and Governments. In his role Shashi works cross-functionally to understand the needs and to develop a range of solutions for relevant stakeholders that include Governments, NGOs, Corporates, and citizens.
Most recently, Shashi was the Personal Payments Solutions (PPS) product lead for Asia Pacific, where he has been responsible for drawing out the PPS product strategy and executing upon it for the region. Prior to this Shashi worked at Mobile Payment Solutions (MPS), a joint venture between Mastercard and Smart Hub Inc, where he was the product solutions expert delivering mobile payment services and solutions with several of the market programs. He has extensive experience in financial services, and has held previous roles in JP Morgan Chase, Times of Money and ICICI Bank. He has a Masters degree from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad and his undergraduate degree from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras. Shashi loves to paint in his free time.