Mr. John Arunkumar Diaz is a consultant, entrepreneur, mentor and an advisor to a Venture Capital company. He holds a degree in Mathematics and an MBA from XLRI, Jamshedpur. He has worked with Standard Chartered Bank for 28 years in all areas of banking with assignments in India, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia Pacific Region. He is on the boards of several companies and he had a brief stint as Head, Reuters Consulting South Asia before taking up freelance consulting in Banking with assignments in Indonesia, Thailand, Laos, Mauritius and Seychelles among others. More recently, he was MD of Jain Sons Finlease Limited, an NBFC which provides loans to SME and MSME companies with limited or no collateral. He has also had some experience as an entrepreneur in the healthcare sector with two ventures in the healthcare delivery space; one a clinic and the other a hospital chain. Arun is also an active member of TiE-Mumbai (The Indus Entrepreneurs, Mumbai Chapter) and enjoys mentoring new and upcoming entrepreneurs whilst also doing some Angel investments.