Manish Kumar is the Head of the Micro Enterprise Loan Business of the Company.
He has a Bachelor's degree in Commerce with a specialization in Accounts from Ranchi University and has completed his Masters in Rural Management from Xavier Institute of Development Action & Studies (XIDAS), RDVV, Jabalpur. He has also completed a Certificate Course on Community-Based Microfinance from Coady International Institute, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Canada. He is a seasoned professional with over 18 years of experience across Microfinance Operations, Financial Inclusion, Product Financing, Training & Capacity Building, Institutional Development, and Research. At Arohan, he is responsible for managing the business vertical of Micro Enterprise Lending. Earlier, in Arohan he was the Zonal Business Head for Bihar & Jharkhand, handling a portfolio of over INR 1360 Cr. Prior to joining the Company, he was associated with renowned organisations such as Unity Small Finance Bank, Janalakshmi Financial Services Ltd, Population Services International (PSI), ACCESS Development Services (Access Assist) and BASIX (BSFL).