NEW DELHI: Electronic Payment & Services has appointed Harish Prabhu as its Chief Operating Officer (COO). He will report directly to EPS Founder, Mani Mamallan.
At EPS, Harish will look into building a fully integrated sales strategy and process in terms of organic & inorganic growth. His experience, knowledge and exceptional operational skills along with proven ability to accelerate turnarounds and ignite significant revenue progress, would be key elements to count on.
A global banker with senior level operating experience in South Asia, Harish brings over 25 years of experience. His field of expertise includes business development, operations & leadership in diverse transaction related business (including Global Payments), institutional banking, investment banking & corporate finance. He has worked with various prestigious global & regional banks such as JPMorgan Chase Bank, Credit Agricole Indosuez, Mashreq Bank and Trans-Arabian Investment Bank in South Asia.
With a specialization in both the global wholesale and Indian retail payments space, Harish also has an in-depth understanding of the principles, practices and trends of global banking and financial services as well as the rapidly changing landscape of the Fintech sector, primarily pertaining to the retail payments space in India.
Prior to joining EPS, Harish was engaged in leading the exponential business growth for one of India’s premier banking payments technology company, providing various payment technology solutions i.e.; RUPAY Debit and Kisan Credit Cards, IMPS, UPI, Mobile Banking, POS/Micro-ATMs and eKYC/Aadhaar Enabled Payment System (solutions on NPCI’s Retail Banking Payments Platform’), to around 400 semi-urban and rural banks in 25 states and 2 union territories (including Co-operative, Local Area, Private & Public Sector Banks and Urban Credit Co-operative Societies).
Commenting on this appointment, Mani Mamallan, said, “Harish is an extremely valuable addition to our team at EPS. The BFSI sector is undergoing massive changes as we speak. With Harish’s expertise, we will be able to play a greater role in this time of transformation.”
Harish is a science graduate from University of Mumbai, and holds a master’s degree in Management from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.