Jacob has served two decades in the banking and finance industry. He has worked extensively in the supply chain finance space with industry pioneers like Citigroup, HSBC and ICICI Bank Ltd. Currently he is the COO of M1 Xchange, the TReDS business of Mynd Solutions. Before this he was Head Supply Chain Finance for Yes bank Ltd(2013-2016) Prior to this he was Vice President for Bibby Financial Services(one of the largest independent receivable finance co globally)(2012-2013).
Prior to this he worked with HSBC (2007-2012) last position he served there was VP- Global trade and Receivable Finance. Prior to this he worked with ICICI Bank (2005-2007) and Citigroup (2003-2005) in their respective supply chain finance verticals. He has worked on the credit processes at Escotel Mobile Communications (1999-2003) and Ashok Leyland Finance (1996-1999). He has done his PGDM from IFMR Chennai and graduation in commerce from Calicut University.
Today as a part of his COO role at M1 Xchange, he is involved in Creating a sustainable growth oriented organisation by:
a) defining the business development strategies.
b) Developing products and solutions for the stake holders.
c) Creating a robust operations setup for delivering customer delight and complying the regulatory requirements in letter and spirit.
What excites him most is to motivate and encourage people to take up challenges and achieve their goals. He believes in using scientific knowledge and as well as the power of inner soul to solve the problems one faces every day.
Off work Jacob is an avid collector of vinyl records and spends time by reading on Hi- res audio equipment like music streamers amplifiers and Speakers.