About the Summit

In today's fast-paced world, the BFSI sector is undergoing a profound transformation, driven by digital advancements and evolving customer expectations. The 8th Elets BFSI Leadership Summit, India's Biggest Banking & Finance Congregation taking place in August 2023 in Mumbai, will serve as a platform to explore the challenges and opportunities that arise from this digital revolution.
This prestigious event brings together industry leaders, policymakers, technocrats, and experts from the BFSI sector to delve into the theme of "Digital DNA - Reinventing BFSI for the Future."
At this summit, we aim to facilitate insightful discussions, engaging presentations, and thought-provoking interactions to enable participants to gain a comprehensive understanding of the current landscape and shape the future of the BFSI sector.



Knowledge Partner

Silver Partner

Digital Experience Partner

Digital Transformation Partner

Telecomunication Partner

Retention Partner

Associate Partner


Cheif Guest

O P Gupta

Additional Chief Secretary (Expenditure), Finance Department

Government of Maharashtra

Key Participants

Sumnesh Joshi

Deputy Director General

Ministry of Communications and IT

Sadaf Sayeed

Chief Executive Officer

Muthoot Microfin

Subhrajit Mukhopadhyay

Executive Director

Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance

Anuradha Bhatia

Executive Director & Head - Data Analytics & AI

Standard Chartered Bank

Ashton D'Cruz

Executive Director

Natwest Markets

Manu Lavanya

Director & Chief Operations Officer

Max Life Insurance

Rajita Bhatnagar

Head Strategy Transformations: COO IT

BFSI Expert

Deepak Sharma

President & Chief Digital Officer

Kotak Mahindra Bank

Ajay Vernekar

Chief Information Officer

SBI Life Insurance

Balaji Rajagopalan

Chief Technology Officer

State Bank of India

S Sekar

Chief Information Officer & General Manager

Karur Vysya Bank

Rajesh Choudhary

Chief Information Officer

CSB Bank

Sumanta Ghosh

Chief Technology Officer

Aegon Life Insurance

Abhay Johorey

Design Authority


Balakrishna Singhania

Chief Digital Officer

HDFC Life Insurance

Sivakumar Nandipati

Chief Digital Officer

Febank Financial Services

Suryanarayanan K

Chief Information Security Officer

Central Bank of India

Bhaskar Rao

Chief Information Security Officer

Bharat Co-operative Bank

Rajendra Bhalerao

Chief Information Security Officer

Scotia Bank

Alok Pathak

Chief Risk Officer

Utkarsh Small Finance Bank

Jasmeet Singh

Chief Risk Officer

Reliance General Insurance

Ashutosh Mishra

Chief Risk Manager


Rajaram Manian B

Chief Risk Officer

Adani Capital

Atul Srivastava

Head-Operations, Transformation, Innovation


Santanu Shyam

Head Digital Hub

Unity Small Finance Bank

Satyanarayana Gidugu

Deputy General Manager - IT

Bank of Baroda

Tejasvi Addagada

Senior Vice President, Head- Enterprise Data Management, Data Office


Ajit Kumar

Deputy Compliance Officer, heading Regulatory Compliance

Federal Bank

Vivek Zakarde

Senior Vice President (Head - Analytics-RACC)

IndusInd Bank

Mallika Haria

Senior Vice President - AI Leaders

Citi Bank

Mahesh Agrawal

Head - Core Applications and Information Management

SBI General Insurance

Preetam Biswas

Head of Analytics

Aditya Birla Health Insurance

Arihant Jain

Head of Data Science | Analytics & Product

IIFL Finance

Deepak Bhatia

Information Technology Specialists

Exim Bank India

Shaik J Ahmed

Vice President, Head of Information Security - Risk and Governance

Mashreq Bank

Bhagwati Prasad Dubey

AVP - Information Security

Axis Mutual Fund

Hardik Thaker

Deputy Vice President- Digital Analytics & BI

Aadhar Housing Finance

Utkarsh Gupta

Solution Architect


Bosco Remedios

VP – Technology

Wysetek Systems Technologists Pvt. Ltd

Abhishek Rastogi

National Head- Enterprise Sales,
Strategy and Solution


Sujit Shetty

Director – Channels & TSS (India & SA)

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise

Vamsi Yeluri

CEO Nuacem AI & Chief Evangelist


Key Highlights


Industry Sessions






Hours of Networking





Small finance banks

Payment banks

Cooperative banks

Who Should Attend

The Elets 8th BFSI Leadership Summit welcomes a diverse range of participants who are actively involved in the development and adoption of banking innovation across the region. Previous editions of the summit have attracted over 800+ senior professionals from leading banks, insurance companies, and other financial sectors.

Finance secretaries from central Government and various states of India
CMDs, MDs, CEOs, EDs from Banks & Insurance companies
COOs, CTOs, CIOs, CDOs, CROs, CISOs, GM-ITs from Banks, Insurance & NBFCs
IT Decision Makers/ Technology Solution Providers

This event provides a unique opportunity for face-to-face interactions with senior leaders, enabling participants to engage in meaningful discussions, exchange ideas, and foster collaborations.

Focus Areas

Digital Disruption & Transformation

Blockchain in BFSI

Digital Identity Management

Data Analytics & Predictive Modeling

Evolving Payment Systems

Cybersecurity Trends

RegTech & Compliance Automation


AI & Automation in BFSI

Upskilling for the Digital Future

Why Attend?

Thought Leadership

Listen to industry stalwarts, regulators, and experts as they share their perspectives on the latest trends, innovations, and regulatory developments shaping the BFSI sector.

Speaking Slots

Participate in interactive panel discussions that bring together diverse perspectives on critical topics such as digital transformation, cybersecurity, fintech disruptions, regulatory frameworks, customer experience, and sustainable finance.

Collaboration Opportunities

We cannot undermine the importance of interacting and learning from one another. Collaborate to build for the future together with industry peers and share experiences.

Technology Presentations

Get up close and personal with cutting-edge technologies and innovative solutions in the BFSI space.

At the Elets 8th BFSI Leadership Summit, you will have the opportunity to network, discover key trends and technologies, explore business opportunities, and gain insightful knowledge from industry leaders.

Past Speakers

Past Partners

Join us at the 8th Elets BFSI Leadership Summit to gain fresh insights, foster collaboration, and be at the forefront of reinventing the BFSI sector for the future. Together, let's embrace the digital DNA and drive innovation to shape a more inclusive, efficient, and customer-centric banking and finance industry.
Register now to secure your spot at this landmark event and be a part of the transformational journey ahead.

Express Interest



For Partnership and Speaking Opportunities (Corporate)

Shivam Pathania
+91 9560042405

For Speaking Opportunities (BFSI Institutions)

Shivani Singh
+91 8527697687


Hotel Sahara Star

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