Employee Spotlight – Anjanikumar Shah

April 3, 2023
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A fast-growing organization offers endless opportunities for professional development for its employees. This potential is a very lucrative quality in an employer and many professionals are drawn to Kinara Capital for this very reason. 

Since its inception in 2011, Kinara has grown at a remarkable pace, expanding both its geographical presence and customer base very quickly. As the branch network has grown, more talent has been recruited to keep up with the growing demands. The professionals who have come on board during this growth journey have found themselves in the midst of the greatest opportunity to prove themselves and demonstrate their capabilities.

Now Kinara has a network of 125 branches across 100+ cities in India, and a workforce of over 1600 to support the vast customer base. Each individual brings something unique to the table, but hard work and dedication are things every member of Team Kinara has in common. Some of them have made exceptional contributions to the progress of the departments or branches they manage, and that of the company as whole. They have been rewarded not only with accolades and appreciation, but the respect and love of their colleagues and customers as well.

Anjanikumar’s Journey at Kinara

Anjanikumar Shah joined Kinara Capital 2 years ago in Mumbai, Maharashtra. In the months since he joined, he actively participated in the rapid development of the operations in the region, including the opening of 2 additional branches. 

In his role as Regional Sales Manager, he helped pull things together and build the entire front-end team nearly from scratch increasing sales by 500% in the region. This has been a very enriching experience for him, and one that established his acumen as a professional. He manages teams and guides people to excel in their roles while ensuring that the portfolio of the region remains high in quality.

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Anjanikumar takes a great deal of pride in how many small businesses have been helped and how far the team has come under his guidance. In his role as Regional Sales Manager, he handles close to 50 people, helping them to manage their tasks and goals.

He shares, “Kinara is an evolving company which means there is plenty of room for hard-working employees to advance in their careers. Kinara’s environment is a great one to grow along with the company. As someone who has been in sales for years, I love the customer interaction aspect of my job. I enjoy exploring various market segments and getting an in-depth understanding of how different businesses work, which I get to do every day. I’m proud of what I’ve accomplished at Kinara, and the fact that my efforts have helped turn the outlook for the Mumbai region positive in 2 short years.”

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Interests and Hobbies

Anjanikumar loves spending quality time with his family, and together, they like to travel. Over the past decade or so, they have been exploring the various amazing destinations that India has to offer. The country has enough amazing places to keep fascinating them and enticing them to plan the next trip. They are especially fond of visiting pilgrimage spots, which have such rich history and heritage to offer, as well as spiritual healing.

He is also an expert home cook, who steps into the kitchen to rustle up healthy and tasty dishes like poha quite often. To him, even making a cup of tea is an art that should be given the time and attention it deserves, to serve up a delicious, steaming cup of classic chai.

If Anjanikumar’s enriching journey at Kinara inspires you to explore opportunities at the company yourself, the timing is perfect! With the presence of Kinara Capital in 100+ cities, visit our careers page to check out career opportunities. 

Kinara Capital is a socially responsible fintech company dedicated to servicing the severely underserved MSME industry in India with easy access to formal credit. Kinara offers collateral-free business loans to small business entrepreneurs across 6 states and a union territory through its network of 125 branches across 100+ cities. Joining Kinara Capital would not only open doors for professional growth but also offer job satisfaction and a sense of belonging, given the culture the company fosters.

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