Blue Jay Finlease Limited
Zip Loan (Blue Jay Finlease Limited) is a Non- Banking Financial Service Company which focuses on lending to Small Business Owners. There are 50 MN Small Business Owners in India who are still un-served by Financial Institutions. We believe that through our technology driven underwriting, we will be able to serve this large untapped market segment. ZipLoan provides working capital loans of upto INR 5 Lakhs to small businesses.
Started in early 2015, the Management team at Zip Loan is building a lending platform that has the capability to revolutionise the financial services industry.
ZipLoan is led by Kshitij Puri & Shalabh Singhal. ZipLoan has raised over $4 mn in equity from some of Indias best VC Investors like Matrix Partners (Series A), WaterBridge Ventures(Pre-Series A), Growx Ventures(Seed round) and Sarbvir Singh(Angel Investment).
We are currently hiring and are looking for people with enthusiasm, motivation and energy who are willing to work in a start-up environment. Management at Zip Loan Co-Founder & CEO- Kshitij Puri Finance professional with experience across Corporate Banking, Private Equity and Micro Finance. Kshitij was always keen to address the financing needs of Small Business Owners.
Kshitij has worked with ICICI Bank, Bank of America, CarVal Investors. Prior to founding ZipLoan, he was heading the Investments Team at Pragati Fund, an SME focused Private Equity Fund. He is a Chartered Accountant (AllIndia Rank Holder) and a UCLA Anderson Alumni. Co-Founder & COO- Shalabh Singhal
Technophile with interests in new technologies and data science, Shalabh believes small business financing can be cracked in a cost efficient manner using technology and data science. Prior to founding ZipLoan, Shalabh co-founded a Real Estate start-up that helped people to take data driven decisions in a rather unorganised market. He was earlier working with Goldman Sachs Asset Management Division in New York. He is an engineering graduate from IIT and a Chartered Financial Analyst from CFA Institute, USA.