Krishna Thacker
MetLife Foundation

Krishna Thacker is Asia regional director for the MetLife Foundation. He’s responsible for advancing the foundation’s mission and commitment to bring financial inclusion to the unbanked individuals and families in the region. He has more than a decade of hands-on experience in working with a wide range of financial inclusion institutions in Asia, including public and private banks, central banks, NGOs, Mobile Network Operators and technology companies as both a practitioner and a consultant. He has worked on and implemented large-scale financial inclusion programs with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, ADB and the United Nations. For the past eight years, he has worked closely with several institutions in Asia, advising and working with them as they “go digital” and restructure their business models to offer a wide range of technology-enabled financial services and a better customer experience for the un/underbanked communities to help them better manage their financial lives.


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