Kishore has over 31 years of experience in leadership & managerial capacities in financial services His rich experience spans business verticals like microfinance, Rural finance, Retail/Consumer finance, Corporate finance, Construction equipment finance, Vendor finance, Bill discounting, Distribution of financial products & surveillance.
During his corporate career, his longest stint was with L&T Finance where he was Business Head for Microfinance and alsopart of the Rural, Corporate & Construction Equipment Finance divisions. He has held Director-ship at Microfinance Institutions Network (MFIN) during his stint with L&T. His earlier assignments were with IL&FS Investsmart Ltd, Alpic Finance, Nagarjuna Investment Trust among others.
He also has entrepreneurial experience, prior to joining FFSL, wherein he was an Advisor to a few family-owned groups helping in restructuring of business, creating family-holding entity and corporatization of the ventures.
Kishore holds a bachelor's in science from BSc Bangalore University, PGDM from Maastricht School of Management (MSM), Netherlands, a PG Diploma in International Marketing and PG Diploma in Alternate Dispute Resolution.