At Indifi, Hodges will work with management and other stakeholders to provide advice on key strategic and operational issues.
Indifi Technologies, India’s leading ecosystem-based lending platform for MSMEs, has recruited Mr. Sam Hodges as a Strategic Advisor. Hodges, is the CEO and co-founder of Vouch Insurance, a venture-backed insurance company focused on the needs of startups and high-growth companies. He was a serial entrepreneur and investor with two decades of experience working with high-growth fintech companies. At Indifi, . Hodges will work with management and other stakeholders to provide advice on key strategic and operational matters.
He previously served as Co-Founder and Managing Director (US) of Funding Circle (FCH.L), a leading global lending platform for small businesses, where he helped scale the US operation to over 1 .5 billion in start-ups, serving thousands of small businesses. During his career, Mr. Hodges has helped found several other fintech companies and currently, aside from Vouch Insurance, Hodges sits on the board of two other organizations.
Commenting on the nomination, Hodges said, “Over the past 5 years, India has made breakthrough progress in terms of building one of the best public digital infrastructures in the world. This has led to incredible opportunities for founders and innovators to create data-driven models that challenge the status quo and can scale across industries. It is encouraging to see the steady progress that Indifi has made in leveraging the same to enable access to credit for underserved Indian MSMEs through its ecosystem and digital based lending approach. I am delighted to partner with Indifi to further this mission and look forward to helping create value for its customers and other stakeholders”
Alok Mittal, CEO and Co-Founder of Indifi Technologies, said, “We are delighted to have Sam join us on the advisory board. He brings with him a deep understanding of the fintech space and experience in scaling small business focused organizations. We believe that Indifi can benefit enormously from its rich and varied international experience in its efforts to grow. We look forward to doubling our momentum for growth and inclusiveness under his leadership. »