Welcome to Sav.
Building an app the world would love.
Meet the team.
Founder and CEO
Much obsessed about bringing simplicity and innovation to Financial services, Purvi is a seasoned Consumer Banker and Management Consultant with experience across building and scaling commercially viable, consumer banking products ground up.
In her last role with Mastercard in Dubai, she was handling strategic advisory and implementation engagements for Mastercard key accounts, to launch new product propositions and functionalities.
She has led launch of some of the headline consumer banking products including CitiBusiness OneWorld, Paytm First Credit Card, IKEA Virtual Credit Card, Lending at Point-of-sale etc.
Co-Founder and COO
Mithil is all things digital at Sav and building a rewarding ecosystem for customers and merchants.
He is an experienced entrepreneur with successful exit in his previous venture BetterGhar.com. He is a digital business expert and has led business strategy, strategic alliances, marketing and international expansion across Retail, BFSI and Fintech in MEA and India.
He has worked with industry leaders and MNCs to drive holistic growth through unique business models, aggressive customer acquisition strategies, and technology primed marketing.
Abdul is the man behind the future-ready and scalable fintech platform that we are building at Sav.
Earlier, with Emirates NBD, he led launch of a full suite of banking services in KSA, and also lay foundation to ENBD’s blockchain Center of excellence enhancing the bank’s technology delivery capabilities manifolds.
Technology Advisor & N/E board member
Stewart is the tech-wizard at Sav, and the truest enabler to Sav achieve its tech ambitions
He over 35 years international blue chip corporate experience with specialist business acumen within Digital, IT and Customer Services across automotive, telecommunications and financial service sectors.
In his most recent stint, Stewart built Atom bank, a mobile only, self-service, digital bank, from scratch. Stewart has been with Atom Bank from its inception in 2014 and has led the bank as both the Chief Operating Officer and the Chief Technology Officer.
He has been delivering digital solutions since the mid 1990s. He went on to work in mobile developing and supporting mobile applications, then went on to work for HSBC, where he set up the first Digital Centre of Excellence for HSBC across Europe, which he led for 3 years.
Business Advisor & N/E board member
Narendra is a catalyser to Sav’s vision towards products, business and growth.
He carries over 25 years of experience in Large Consumer facing businesses where he has helped create and scale up Businesses across Schemes, Payments, Financial Services. Presently, he is the CBO of Nymcard and leads the business and growth functions. In his other recent career stints, he has been the Global Business Head for Issuances with FSS Technologies, and also led Market Development for Mastercard in South Asia.
He headed Rupay,the Domestic scheme in India and laid the foundations of UPI which is the fastest growing payment ecosystem in the world. He was also the co-founder of PayU, the fastest growing Payment aggregator in India and no exaggeration, he shaped the Acceptance infrastructure in India. He was also a part of large consumer business like GE, Whirlpool, Aviva and HSBC in his early part of career.
Sales Strategist & Partnership Manager
Regulations & Compliance Advisor
Sonali is helping Sav evaluate the regulatory landscape in the UAE and is prepping us to go places!
She is a veteran in MENAT’s regulatory compliance space and, as a consultant and owner of SYG Consulting, works with some of the Big4s and FIs to evaluate and advise on the ever evolving regulatory landscape of the region. Earlier, Sonali was with HSBC for 15 years, the last six as the Regional Head of Regulatory Compliance for the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey, leading a team of 150 staff across 8 countries. Prior to that, she was with KPMG for 10 years managing financial services audit.