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Puja Agrawal

Puja Agrawal

About Puja Agrawal

Puja Agrawal is a FinTech/RegTech executive, board director, and turnaround specialist with decades of experience driving hyper growth in startups and public companies during times of recession and prosperity.

Acknowledged as an industry leader, Puja has deep expertise in B2B enterprise software across sales, go-to-market, product management & global operations.

Puja is currently the COO Americas at Finastra, the third largest FinTech in the world. Previously, as Global General Manager/CEO of the Financial Markets Compliance business at NICE Actimize, Puja led the vision, strategy, full P&L, and was responsible for global operations across all functions of the business.
Tasked with turning-around a non-performing business, Puja led the organization to becoming a global market leader, achieving 109% growth within 3 years.

She achieved 500% over quota and a 3 year business CAGR of 129% in her previous role as Head of Sales while she also led the company to sustained growth in a variety of leadership roles throughout the financial crisis.

Puja’s career accomplishments and results have been recognized with multiple industry awards & speaking engagements. These include:
Women in AI Global Summit 2020 – Conference Speaker
JWG RegTech London 2018 – Panel Speaker
Wall Street Letter Awards 2018 – Best Compliance Product
Wall Street Letter Awards 2017 – Most Innovative Use of Technology
Silicon Review Magazine -10 Fastest Growing Compliance Solution Providers
FX Week – Cited as “Pioneers of Holistic Surveillance”
Global Association of Risk Professionals – How Behavioral Analytics Can Reduce Operational Risks

The consistency of Puja’s success over the course of her career can be attributed to her ability to:
* Balance strategy & execution while driving a truly customer focused mindset
* Drive exceptional performance from sales to operations to product management due to her technical & business background
* Lead a culture of continuous innovation to uncover & sustain a competitive advantage in the market

Puja has advised multiple private companies. She currently serves on the board of directors for Quantifind, and as a board advisor to Hummingbird RegTech.

With her deep domain expertise and relationships within global financial services firms including the top 10 banks, analyst community, regulators, consulting firms, and other providers, Puja brings leadership experience, technical acumen, industry knowledge and a unique voice to the strategic dilemmas that firms face on their journey of growth and innovation.

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