Mrityunjay Shahi is a resident of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India and 1st generation entrepreneur. He hails from Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, where his father was a teacher, mother a homemaker and a sibling who is well accomplished in his field.
Mrityunjay graduated in commerce from Gorakhpur University and has a Master of Business Administration from University of Mumbai.
He started his career with IndusInd Bank and held roles in major banks Development Credit Bank, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, Reliance Life Insurance and ICICI. He has wide exposure to entire gamut of retail & corporate banking, branch management, customer acquisition, building business, bancassurance, insurance and technology in finance.
As one of the recognized and talented cluster head and senior manager of ICICI, in his 12 years with them, he handled multiple roles and responsibilities, demonstrated unwavering passion for customer service, built relationships and reiterated his belief that giving personalized attention to its esteemed customers is one of the competitive edge of any company.
He has dabbled with an advisory venture in personal financial advisory space and figured out fast that despite the push for digitization from various quarters, the lower strata of the society, entry-level middle-income sectors, gig earners, unstructured salaried personnel struggle to seek respectful credit line. With 100’s of digital lenders this space was still struggling and not in line with true open banking.
The current focus at SalaryDost as envisaged by Mrityunjay is to scale the technology platform, build capabilities in his team, spread too 100+ cities in next 2 years with an aim to improve conversion using as few clicks for his customers as possible.