Bharath Sondur is the Chief Business Officer at Arohan and has been associated with the Company since December 2021. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science from Kuvempu University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications from SRNM College of Applied Sciences, Karnataka. He has also completed a Strategy meets Leadership Program from INSEAD Singapore and a short-term leadership program from INSEAD Fontainebleau, Paris. He started a career as a banking and finance professional with over 28 years of experience spanning both assets and liabilities in microfinance in a bank environment. He is responsible for the end-to-end business at Arohan. He also looks after the strategic and tactical perspectives covering products, distribution, planning, and alliances. Before joining Arohan, he was with Suryoday Small Finance Bank as the Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer. He started his career with the State Bank of Travancore. He worked with Global Trust Bank, HDFC Bank, ING Vysya Bank, Bank of Bahrain & Kuwait, IndusInd Bank, and Jana Small Finance Bank (erstwhile Janalakshmi Financial Services) in the past.