Nandan Nilekani appointed as the Chairman of the newly constituted RBI committee of digital payments ecosystem
Nandan Nilekani was appointed as the Chairman of the newly
constituted RBI committee to suggest measures to strengthen safety of digital
Nilekani was the co-founder of Infosys.
The committee’s major role will be to review the existing
status of digitisation of payments in the country, identify the current gaps in
the ecosystem and suggest ways to bridge them.
Other members of the committee are HR Khan, Former RBI
Deputy Governor, Kishore Sansi, Former MD and CEO Vijaya Bank, Aruna Sharma,
Former Secretary, Ministry of Information Technology and Steel; and Sanjay
Jain, Chief Innovation Officer, Center for Innovation, Incubation &
Entrepreneurship (CIIE), IIM Ahmedabad.