Dr Alok Misra is the CEO and Director at MFIN, an industry Association for Microfinance and an RBI recognized Self-Regulatory Organization.
He has over 30 years of experience in international development, rural finance, microfinance, inclusive finance and research at both policy and implementation level. He has worked globally across 22 countries with premier institutions like NABARD, NCDEX, M-CRIL and MDI. He has provided consulting to ADB, UNCDF, World Bank, IFC, IDLO, Rabo Bank among others. He is a member of SMART Campaign Accreditations committee, Inclusive Finance India Group of Advisors and member of digital finance working group constituted by ITU, Geneva.
Dr. Misra holds a PhD in Development Studies from Victoria University of Wellington, Master’s in Development Management (Gold Medallist) from Asian Institute of Management, Manila. He has been trained at Harvard Business School and was a Fellow, Fletcher Leadership Program for Financial Inclusion at Tufts University.