Anju Patwardhan
Managing DirectorCreditEase Fintech Fund and Fund of Funds
Anju Patwardhan is Managing Director at CreditEase for its global Fintech Investment Fund and Fund of Funds. CreditEase, established in 2006, is a leading Fintech company in China, specializing in Wealth Management, Asset Management, and Marketplace Lending.

Anju is a Fellow at Stanford University’s Distinguished Careers Institute (DCI). She is also a 2016 Fulbright Fellow and Visiting Scholar from ASEAN at Stanford.

She is a member of the World Economic Forum steering committee on ‘Disruptive Innovation in Financial Services’. She has also served as FinTech Industry Expert at UC Berkeley (SCET) and on the advisory board of Government of Estonia’s e-Residency program. She is an experienced board member and has served on boards of banks, fintech companies, and non-profit entities.

Anju has over 25 years of banking experience with Citibank and Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) in global and regional leadership roles, such as Chief Operating Officer, Chief Risk Officer, and Digital Banking Head, and her last role at SCB was as the Global Chief Innovation Officer. She was a member of SCB’s global executive leadership team, member of its Global Technology & Operations Management Group, and member of the Global Risk Management Group.

She is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Management.