Shruti Chandra

Sector Head, Senior Assistant VP

Invest India

Ms. Shruti Chandra is Senior Assistant Vice President at Invest India. She leads the Retail & E-commerce and the Banking & Financial Services and teams to Invest India and is in charge of the facilitation and handholding efforts for all investors in these sectors. She also leads Canada and the United Kingdom Country desk at Invest India and is responsible for the investor targeting and facilitation efforts for these countries.

She is recognized as a thought leader in the Retail, E-­‐Commerce & Fintech ecosystem in India and has represented Invest India at various domestic and international forums to present and discuss the varied opportunities for investors in India. She has successfully supported a number of global Retail & E-­commerce companies across diverse segments to invest and expand to India and is currently working closely with the Project Development Cell at DPIIT to further propel investments in the sector.

She is particularly focused on Retail, E-­‐Commerce, and the Fintech Policy Advocacy and has contributed towards the draft E-­‐Commerce policy that has been recently released by GOI. Apart from this she also represents Invest India in the Joint Working Group on Fintech between India-­‐UK and India-­Singapore.

Ms. Chandra has both international and domestic strategic management and consulting experience and has worked in key roles with PwC, MasterCard, Deloitte and Sanofi across global markets/industries

Ms. Chandra holds a Bachelor’s Degree from University of Melbourne and a Double Masters in Management and International Management from University of Sydney Business School and CEMS (European Alliance in Management Education), Rotterdam School of Management.