Committees

To focus on the vast sectors in the digital payments space, seven committees have been formed under PCI.

Each of the eight working committee's is led by the Chair and Co-Chair:

Prepaid Payment Issuers

Prepaid Payment Issuers Committee works toward the industry issues, representations and the growth of Prepaid Payment Ecosystem in India. Non-Banking Organizations licensed by RBI to issue semi closed Prepaid Cards, Prepaid Technology Providers, Prepaid Payment Facilitators, Co-branded Prepaid Card Issuers can be a part of this committee. This committee is further divided into three subcommittees namely: Cards, Wallets & Corporate.

Chairman - Mahendra Nerurkar, VP and CEO, Amazon Pay
Co- Chairman – Bipin Preet Singh, Founder and CEO, Mobikwik

Merchant Aggregators and Acquirers

Merchant Aggregators and Acquirers Committee work towards the industry issues, representation and the growth of the payment processing ecosystem in India.
Merchant aggregators, Merchant acquirers, Payment Processors, Card Networks, Payment Facilitators etc. can be a part of this committee. This committee is further divided into three subcommittees namely: Online Payment Gateway (PG), Physical & Mobile POS and Soft POS

Chairman – - Srinivasu MN, Founder and Director, BillDesk
Co-Chairman – Manish Patel, Founder and CEO, Mswipe

Payments Bank

Payments and Small Finance Bank Committee works toward the industry issues, representations and the growth of payments bank ecosystem in India.
All entities engaged in Payments Banks and Small Finance Banks can be part of this committee.

Chairman – Anubrata Biswas, MD and CEO , Airtel Payments Bank
Co-Chairman – Bhavesh Gupta, President and Chief Operating Officer, Paytm

International Remittance

International Remittance Committee works toward the industry issues, representations and the growth of international remittance ecosystem in India.
Remittance facilitators like International Money Transfer Operators can be part of this committee.

Chairman – Nath Parameswaran, Director, PayPal
Co-Chairman – Chetan Mehra, Vice Chairman, Weizmann Forex

Bharat Bill Payments Operating Units (BBPOU)

BBPS Committee works toward the industry issues, representations and the growth of Bill Payments Ecosystem in India.
All the entities engaged in bill payments can be a part of this committee

Chairman - Vishwas Patel, Director, Infibeam Avenues
Co-Chairman - Pranay Jhaveri, Managing Director - India & South Asia, Euronet.

Payments Network

Payments Network Committee works toward the industry issues, representations and the growth of Payments Network Ecosystem in India.
Companies providing platform for reliable transaction processing & licensing its payment brands to Issuers and Acquirers can be a part of this committee

Chairman - Sandeep Ghosh, Group Country Manager India and South Asia, Visa
Co-Chairman - Praveena Rai, COO, NPCI

United Payment Interface

United Payment Interface Committee works toward the industry issues, representations and the growth of United Payment Interface ecosystem in India All entities live on United Payment Interface platform can be part of this committee

Chairman - Sameer Nigam, , Founder and CEO, PhonePe
Co-Chairman - Shivnath Thukral, Director & Head of India Public Policy, Whatspp