Ritesh Shukla, is the CEO of NPCI International and is responsible for formulating the business strategies and leading the business development by deploying NPCI's Technology and solutions in International Markets. His responsibility includes engaging and collaborating with traditional as well as non-traditional players in the ecosystem to drive business strategy and achieve growth. He holds over 20 years of experience in areas of managing country business, leading business development, and relationship management. Prior to NPCI, he has worked at Mastercard - Middle East and North Africa, VISA, and leading financial institutions like Axis Bank, HDFC Bank, and SCI Cards. He holds MBA in International Business.