Kiran Shetty is a Payments & Financial services leader with 20+ years of rich experience and a strong working exposure to International markets & cultural diversities. Kiran is the CEO & Regional Head, India & Sub-Continent for SWIFT since 2016 based in Mumbai.

Kiran acquired his experienced in the international money transfer industry at Western Union in 2003 when he joined as the Head – New Products – South Asia becoming later Country Director – North/West India, Nepal & Bhutan (2006-2009), Regional Vice President & Country Head, India, Managing Director, India and Regional Vice President – South Asia, position he held until 2016 when he joined SWIFT.

Before Western Union, Kiran was AVP-Corporate Treasury at GE Capital and Operations Manager for Bank of America.

He graduated from the Indian School of Business, AMP, General management in 2008 and has a Bachelor in Commerce from Delhi University. Check his article entitled “India and its growth in the Global Remittance Market” (2015).