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Sudhesh Giriyan

Sudhesh Giriyan

CEO at Xpress Money
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Bio Sudhesh is CEO of the money transfer brand Xpress Money. With 15 years' experience, he oversees operations in over 160 countries and 160,000 locations, as well as its open API fintech platform which enables emerging brands to utilise its international network across the globe.



Outlook 2020: Digital trends that will shape the remittance industry

03 Feb 2020

Developments in the digital space are changing the dynamics of the remittance market, driving it on a steady upward curve. According to the World Bank, in 2018, remittances to low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) amounted to $529 billion – an increase of 9.6% over the previous year. Global remittances, which include flows to high-income countr...

Trends in Financial Services

The synergy between remittances and globalisation

09 Dec 2019

An appropriate time to talk about remittances and their effect on globalisation is right now. According to industry reports remittances have almost overtaken Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) as the largest source of foreign capital inflow in low and middle-income countries. As the number of people living outside their country of birth increased f...

Innovation in Financial Services

Collaboration: Central to building a well-connected MTO network

30 Oct 2019

Collaboration is a very powerful mechanism for the success of all kinds of businesses, regardless of the industry they operate in. Making connections and forming mutually beneficial alliances is what drives business expansion and growth. The benefits of developing business partnerships are manifold. Collaborating with other companies results in ve...

Trends in Financial Services

Remittance and migration trends within Africa

30 Sep 2019

Africa has one of the world’s most mobile populations, and African nations account for a large and growing slice of the global remittance market. In 2018, the World Bank reported that remittances to sub-Saharan Africa grew by almost 10% to $46 billion. African migration has been rising steeply in recent years, fuelling the growth of cross-border f...