Anand Prakash

Anand Prakash, Deputy Manager, is a part of Business Consulting Team at Mahindra Comviva. Business Consulting team focuses on advising clients on best market practices and enhancing overall growth. Anand has diverse and rich cross-functional experience of over 7 years in Product Management & Innovation, Business Development, Strategy and consulting in the domain of Mobile wallets, Semi-closed prepaid instruments, mobile banking and Rural Banking, Financial Inclusion, remittances etc. Anand has a B.Tech degree in Electronics and did his MBA from IRMA. He has previously worked with Reliance Jio, Financial Softwares and Systems Ltd, FINO Paytech and TATA Communications. Anand loves to play Chess and enjoy reading books of historical fiction.

HIS ARTICLES

Mobile Financial Solutions

Somaliland, Where Mobile Money Is A Part Of Everyday Life. How Do They Do It?

Zouhair runs a tea stall in the busy street market in Hargeisa, Somaliland. What he shares with thousands of other merchants/small vendors in Somaliland is his ability and more importantly…
Anand Prakash
30th September 2015
Mobile Financial Solutions

Evolution from otc to wallet transactions – a case study

Hasan, while returning on his way from work goes to a mobile money agent, tells him the mobile number of his mother back in his village and hands over Rs.3000…
Anand Prakash
10th August 2015
Mobile Financial Solutions

Mobile POS: different approach for big and small retailers

It has often been advocated that mobile POS system is more suitable to small retailers and shops that were till now only accepting cash and are averse to making high…
Anand Prakash
17th July 2015
Mobile Financial Solutions

Commission is no longer the key to a successful and sustainable mobile money deployment

If there is one key take away from my extensive field study for one of the top mobile money (read remittance) service providers in India, it is the eye-opening and…
Anand Prakash
13th May 2015