ISB Executive Education

Senior Leadership Programme in Fintech

Pioneer Leadership in Fintech

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8 months

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Online + Campus Immersion

ISB Executive Education Campus

About the Fintech Senior Leadership Programme

Participate in an exclusive 8-month Senior Leadership course in Fintech, tailored to meet the requirements of seasoned executives. Embrace an immersive learning experience exposing you to cutting-edge technology innovations in diverse financial sectors, including banking, insurance, lending, and other domains in the economic ecosystem—Utilise state-of-the-art technologies such as blockchain, machine learning, and analytics. The program culminates in a high-impact capstone project, live interactive sessions with faculty members from the Indian School of Business, fintech start-up showcases, weekly office hours with Industry Experts, and essential fintech mentoring.

Tailored for Fintech Mastery

Tailored for Fintech Mastery

Our programme curriculum is meticulously crafted to immerse senior leaders in Business, leadership, and strategy trends. Through diverse experiential learning, participants gain essential skills to navigate the challenges of leading in the era of fintech disruption.

Expert-Led Learning

Expert-Led Learning

The Indian School of Business (ISB) stands at the forefront of academic research, with faculty actively shaping government policies. Renowned for innovation and change management expertise, ISB faculty are industry magnets, ensuring an enriching learning experience in this programme.

Executive Alumni Status

Executive Alumni Status

Upon successful completion, learners attain esteemed status in ISB’s Executive Education. Enjoy exclusive benefits, including access to the alumni portal, nearest alumni chapters, and invitations to prestigious alumni events.

Innovative Blended Learning

Innovative Blended Learning

The programme's focal point is its dynamic blended learning experience. Participants augment their knowledge through self-paced, pre-recorded videos by globally renowned faculty, gain insights from showcases, and benefit from sessions conducted by industry experts on the practical implications of fintech applications and doubt-clearing sessions.

Executive Fintech Mentoring

Executive Fintech Mentoring

As a bonus, the programme offers Executive Fintech Mentoring with personalised solutions from top experts. This empowers existing and aspiring executives to transition seamlessly into influential senior leadership roles.

Campus Immersion

Campus Immersion

Experience the opportunity to connect with your cohort on campus and attend first hand sessions with ISB faculty to acquire access to avenues for professional development through this extensive one day campus immersion.

Programme Curriculum

This programme blends ISB’s leadership education expertise with Imarticus’ competence in providing learners with future-focused, outcome-oriented learning experiences.

Gain a comprehensive overview of fintech, from its disruptive impact on financial markets to its global ecosystem and business models.
Topics

Introduction to Fintech

Technology and Financial Markets Disruption

Understanding Platform Economy

Fintech Business Models

Fintech Ecosystem and its Dimensions

Fintech Around the World

Discover how technology innovation is driving the evolution of fintech, from cloud computing and APIs to AI, blockchain, and cyber security
Topics

Cloud Computing and APIs

Opensource Architecture

Blockchain Technology and DApps

Business Intelligence: AI & ML

Cyber Security

Generative AI

Learn the fundamentals of blockchain technology, from its origins in the financial crisis to its potential to revolutionize Web 3.0 and decentralized finance
Topics

Understanding Financial Crisis

The building blocks of Blockchain

Public versus private blockchain

Understanding Smart Contracts

Web 2.0 versus Web 3.0

Decentralized finance

Explore how fintech is disrupting the banking industry, from new lending models to open banking and beyond.
Topics

Fintech and Disruption in Banking

Banking as a Service Model

Loan Apps and P-2-P lending

Open Banking Architecture

Case Study

Embrace the digital revolution in asset management, from robo-advisors to goal-based investing and beyond.
Topics

Robo-advising: The Digital Financial advisor

Goal Based Investing

Disintermediation of Asset Management

Digital transformation of Wealth Management

Case Study

Explore how fintech is revolutionizing insurance, from usage-based and microinsurance to machine underwriting and smart contracts.
Topics

Usage based Insurance and Microinsurance

Machine Underwriting and Smart Contracts

Probabilistic to Deterministic Models

Insuring the uninsured

Case Study

Master the latest fintech trends in payments, from global ecosystems to digital wallets and programmable payments.
Topics

Global Payment Ecosystem

Payment and Digital Wallets

Programmable Payments

B2B and B2C Payment services

Case Study

Gain a deep understanding of fintech and cryptocurrencies, from ICOs and Bitcoin to trading strategies and NFTs.
Topics

iCOs, Bitcoin, and beyond

Cyrpto as an asset class

Crypto Trading Strategies

Non-Fungible Tokens

Case Study

Explore the transformative potential of generative AI in fintech, from improving productivity to unlocking new possibilities.
Topics

Understanding the technology behind Generative AI

Models for improving productivity in fin serv through Gen AI

CHAT GPT versus Google Bard

Case Study

Learn how fintech can drive financial inclusion, disintermediation, and development, from crowdfunding to digital identity.
Topics

Fintech and Financial Inclusion

DeFi and Disintermediation

Crowd Sourcing and Development

Digital identity and Development

Case Study

Gain insights into the challenges and opportunities of fintech regulation, from supervising new entrants to protecting consumers.
Topics

Supervising Fintech

Regulation of Digital Currencies

Regulation of Payment Services

Understanding CBDC

Data protection and Fintech

The Future of Fintech Regulation

Responsible AI

Gain insights into the challenges and opportunities of fintech regulation, from supervising new entrants to protecting consumers.
Topics

Change Management in Leadership and new initiatives

Managing Stakeholders across C-Suite positions in multi-jurisdictional organizations

Leading Future of Work and Second Level of Leadership

Agile Leadership

Fintech Showcases

Explore financial technology applications with ISB - the No.1 Executive Education B.School. This is an exciting opportunity to meet and interact with brilliant minds who have developed niche fintech applications. You will dive deep into these apps' technology, features, and benefits and learn about the founders' challenges and opportunities in developing and launching them. Join crucial discussions on how fintech apps impact the financial industry and the future of finance. Overall, exploring fintech apps with their founders can provide valuable insights and perspectives into financial technology and its potential to transform how we manage our finances.

Lending

Explore

Lending

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Discover valuable insights from the co-founder of Eduvanz, India's leading fintech company. Learn how they're transforming lending technology to make education financing more accessible.

Wealth Tech

Explore

Wealth Tech

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Learn about INDMoney's groundbreaking investment strategies and personalized financial planning from the co-founder.

Payment

Explore

Payment

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Gain insights into PayTech innovation from Pay10's CEO. Discover how to navigate market trends, revolutionize digital payments, and drive economic growth with Pay10's transformative approach.

Supply Chain Finance

Explore

Supply Chain Finance

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Join Finagg's co-founder to explore the world of supply chain finance. Learn strategies for improving efficiency, reducing risks, and increasing profits.

Insuretech

Explore

Insuretech

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Join Neo Insurance's CEO to explore how they use new technology to improve the insurance industry. Learn about their innovative solutions and how they're leading the way in making insurance better for everyone.

Disclamer: These are indicative fintech showcases.

Projects that you will work on

Given below is a list of a few indicative case studies that summarise challenges faced by business leaders and strategies to overcome them:

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M-PESA

M-PESA, Africa's leading mobile money service provider, serves over 51 million customers across seven countries, provides safe and convenient financial services, including money transfers, bill payments, and loans, to both banked and unbanked individuals.

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Prosper

Founded in 2005, Prosper is the first U.S. peer-to-peer lending platform, connecting over 1.4 million borrowers and investors to facilitate $23 billion in loans. It offers fixed-rate loans ranging from $2,000 to $50,000.

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PayTm

Paytm became India's largest mobile payments platform with 142 million users and a $5 billion valuation, in January 2017, offering services such as mobile recharges, bill payments, online shopping, and financial services.

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Pineapple

Pineapple's digital distribution strategy excels in converting clicks to clients with cost efficiency and employs a peer-to-peer model for improved risk management and lower fraud rates in a traditionally dominated market.

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Truelayer

In April 2021, TrueLayer, after securing $70 million in Series D funding, faced the decision of whether to prioritise product innovation, expand within its existing European markets, or venture beyond Europe to chart the next phase of growth.

Key Traits of a Fintech Leader

Technology Leader

Technology Leader

Strategic & Creative Thinker

Strategic & Creative Thinker

Data-driven Problem Solver

Data-driven Problem Solver

Catalyst for Innovation

Catalyst for Innovation

Global Thought Leadership

Global Thought Leadership

Strategist & Risk Mitigator

Strategist & Risk Mitigator

ISB Executive Alumni Status

ISB Executive Alumni will receive the following benefits upon successful completion of 100+ learning hours:

Access to the Executive Alumni portal with features such as alumni directory, chapters, special interest groups and more

Networking opportunities via ISB Executive Education Network Group on LinkedIn.

Preferential pricing with 20% discount on programme fee on ISB Executive Education programmes.

ISB Executive Education newsletters, articles, podcasts and videos.

Access to ISB Executive Education support team over email.

Exclusive invitations to Online and Offline events like Webinars, Conferences, and Master Classes, amongst others.

Opportunity to be a Guest Speaker at ISB Executive events (invited on the discretion of ISB Executive Education).

ISB Executive Alumni Credentials: ISB Email ID.

ISB Executive Alumni
ISB Executive Alumni
ISB Executive Alumni

What Makes ISB Exceptional?

What Makes ISB Exceptional
What Makes ISB Exceptional
What Makes ISB Exceptional
About Indian School of Business(ISB)
About Indian School of Business(ISB)
About Indian School of Business(ISB)

Know More About ISB

Indian School of Business (ISB) is the #1 Executive Education B-school in India. Through its Executive Education, ISB equips executives with the necessary skills, mindsets, and valuable networks to effectively manage and lead in the ever-evolving business landscape while attaining their unique personal and professional objectives. In contrast to many prominent international business schools, ISB stands out by cultivating robust intellectual capital and an extensive collection of case studies that delve into critical issues faced by organisations and leaders in both advanced and emerging markets.

The ISB faculty comprises distinguished academics with deep domain expertise, drawing from extensive research, real-world involvement, and substantial teaching experience gained at esteemed global business institutions. ISB's Executive Education programmes are known for their distinct teaching methodologies and a rigorous and stimulating learning environment that pushes participants to expand their learning boundaries beyond their beliefs.

Academic Director

Vijaya Marisetty

Visiting Professor

Professor Marisetty is an authority in fintech and works closely with both industry and government on fintech initiatives. He has received research grants to develop Blockchain fintech platforms for the empowerment of the bottom of the pyramid from the Ministry of Electronics and IT and the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. He is leading a team for developing a Blockchain-enabled co-lending platform for banks to address the priority sector lending targets.

Prof. Marisetty runs the Blockchain lab at ISB and trains senior executives of many of India's top banks and corporates for undertaking their digital transformation journey in financial services. He has published several research papers on fintech in top international journals. ...see more

Vijaya Marisetty

Faculty Spotlight

Shashwat Alok

Shashwat Alok

Associate Professor, Finance

He is a faculty member at ISB's Finance Department since 2013 with a Ph.D. in Finance from Washington University, directs the Digital Identity Research Initiative. His research delves into corporate finance's impact on emerging markets, encompassing law, governm...See More

Nandkishore Doreswamy

Nandkishore Doreswamy

Adjunct Professor (Practice), Marketing

He is a seasoned global executive and inspirational global executive and inspirational leader is a Visiting Faculty at the Indian School of Business, Nandu boasts 34+ years of exceptional leadership experience in diverse environments, including NESTLE, where he ...See More

Learning Experience

30 Weeks Pre-Recorded Video Lectures

30 Weeks Pre-Recorded Video Lectures

5+ case studies

5+ case studies

6 Live sessions with ISB Faculty

6 Live sessions with ISB Faculty

5 Fintech Showcases By Industry Experts

5 Fintech Showcases By Industry Experts

Sessions with Industry Experts on Fintech Practice

Sessions with Industry Experts on Fintech Practice

Executive Fintech Mentoring

Executive Fintech Mentoring

Disclaimer
  • This programme is self-paced and will have limited live faculty interactions.
  • The faculty will not be a part of the live weekly office hours. Our curated panel of subject-matter experts will be conducting these sessions.
  • There are 6 Live sessions with the faculty during the programme. Date and time for the same will be communicated at batch launch.
  • Assessments and evaluations are graded by a panel of experts approved by the institute. The institute has the final say on the grade awarded.

What Certificate Will You Get?

Upon successful completion of the programme, you will earn a certificate of Completion for the Senior Leadership Programme in Fintech by the Indian School of Business (ISB). Successful programme completion is contingent on meeting the attendance requirements and the criteria for course evaluation.

Earn a Senior Leadership Programme in Fintech Program Completion Certificate

Admission Process

Admission Process
Admission Process
Admission Process

Programme Fee Structure

Programme Fee

₹ 5,00,000 + GST
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Instalment Schedule
Amount
Registration Fee
₹ 50,000 + GST
1st Instalment
₹ 95,000 + GST
2nd Instalment
₹ 95,000 + GST
3rd Instalment
₹ 95,000 + GST
4th Instalment
₹ 95,000 + GST
5th Instalment
₹ 70,000 + GST

Note: Registration Fees includes ₹ 5000 + GST as non-refundable application fee

FAQs

About the Programme

Indian School of Business (ISB) is India's #1 Executive Education B-school. Global brands widely recognise the Indian School of Business for the premium learning experience and rich academic expertise it brings. It is ranked among the top 50 institutes globally for its executive education programmes.

    The Senior Leadership Programme in Fintech is a first-of-its-kind premium Fintech certification programme. During the course, the senior faculty members engage with the learners. These faculty members are actively consulted by the government and regulatory bodies for policymaking. Learners will gain a sideline view of the emerging trends in the market and be better prepared for a Senior Leadership role in Fintech.

    A special discount offer exists only for a minimum of five nominations. A discount of up to 10% on the programme fee may be offered for bulk nominations of 5 participants or more from a single Corporate. However, the extent of the discount will be determined on a case-to-case basis.

      The programme design is well balanced between the day-to-day commitments of the participants. It will prepare learners for a Senior Leadership role and give them a thorough understanding of the fintech products. The curriculum includes a good mix of synchronous and asynchronous learning through Case Studies, Working Sessions, and Masterclasses.

        Our series of masterclasses from marquee CXOs will help participants relate to the day-to-day functioning of the senior executives in a leadership capacity under different contexts through a different lens.

        A total of 1 day in person campus immersion will be held at the end of the program.

          Eligibility

          The minimum education qualification for candidates to apply for this programme is a UG Qualification. Either Diploma (10+2+3) or Bachelor's Degree or equivalent (10+2+3) or (10+2+4).

            Candidates with two years of Master's Degree or equivalent from a recognised University (such as UGC, AICTE, DEC, AIU, State Government, etc.) in any discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks are preferred.

            Candidates require a minimum of 8 years of work experience post-completion of the qualifying education mentioned above.

            Admission to this programme involves a rigorous review of your resume and your statement of purpose by the ISB Admissions team.

              Only participants with demonstrated fast-track career progression and high learning intent required for Senior Leadership roles will be admitted into this programme.

              Selection is by invitation only and on a rolling basis. We generally overbook our batches. In case of an overbooked batch size, applicants in earlier selection rounds who have received their provision offer letters and paid registration fees to block their seats will be preferred over applicants from later selection rounds.

              ISB seeks participants with high intellectual rigour and intent to learn to complete the programme.

                Learners are evaluated throughout the programme through various activities such as in-video assessments, weekly / bi-weekly assignments, case-based assignments, capstone project, and mid-term and end-term assessments.

                They will qualify for successful completion only after fulfilling the programme evaluation criteria.

                Fees

                The programme fee has been split into a standardised instalment schedule to facilitate ease of payments for participants.

                However, if you still need to avail yourself of a loan, pleaseget in touchwith our counsellors for more details.

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