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Varthana was founded with a vision to transform affordable education in India. We do this by providing timely loans and support to domestic students attending college, technical training and short-term courses, or postgraduate studies.

Our process is designed to be convenient and efficient so that you can focus on your studies, and our payment plans are designed to minimize the amount of interest paid.

Varthana has partnerships with many of India’s leading educational institutions that allow us to integrate the loan and enrolment processes, simplifying life for students.

Varthana’s work aligns with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and agenda.

Ambitious and Agile with an unwavering commitment to transform affordable education by partnering with those who share the same sense of urgency and hope.

Our endeavor is to be a student’s most valuable and long-term partner as he/she grows and improves to reach his/her full potential.

Board of Directors

Anand Sudarshan

Anand Sudarshan

Independent Director
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Ankit Singhal

Nominee Director
Brahmanand Hegde - Varthana

Brahmanand Hegde

Independent Director
Brajesh Mishra

Brajesh Mishra

Executive Director

Divya Venkatavaraghavan

Nominee Director
Kumar Ramanathan - Varthana

Kumar Ramanathan

Independent Director

Nandita Ganapathy

Nominee Director
Steve Hardgrave - Varthana

Steve Hardgrave

Executive Director
Treasa Mathew

Treasa Mathew

Nominee Director

Our Team

Bhupendra Kumar

Bhupendra Kumar S

Head-Technical
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Chandra Kumar CS

Chief Human Resources Officer &
Head - Customer Experience
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Rabin Stephen

Head-Credit
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Sachin Navale

Head-Product
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Satmeet Singh

Head-Student Loans
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Sivaram P. Raja

Chief Compliance Officer
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Sumit Gawshinde

Head-Collections
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Sushree Panda

Head-Marketing & Communications
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Talib Lokhandwala

Chief Financial Officer
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Vinayagam P

Head-Operations
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Yogesh Gaat

Chief Business Officer
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Yogesh Mashalkar

Chief Technology Officer

Our Investors

Elevar Equity
Kaizen
LGT Impact
Omidyar Network India
Chryscapital