Employee Spotlight - Mukund Kedia

May 3, 2023
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Motivation is a critical factor that drives employees to achieve their goals and fulfil their potential. It can come from a variety of sources, including personal satisfaction, financial rewards, career advancement, and the impact their work is having on others. At Kinara, employees are motivated by the company's mission to empower small business owners and drive economic growth in India. Kinara's commitment to empowering small businesses resonates with its employees, who are passionate about supporting entrepreneurship and economic development in their communities. Knowing that their efforts are making a difference in the lives of small business owners and their employees is a powerful motivator for Kinara's team.

As a tech-first organization, Kinara enables its employees to focus on brainwork instead of repetitive tasks, which can be a significant source of motivation for those who value intellectual challenges and creative problem-solving. By leveraging cutting-edge technologies and innovative solutions, Kinara's employees can work on projects that have a real impact on the lives of small business owners and contribute to the growth of the Indian economy. The company fosters a culture of collaboration and continuous learning, which further enhances employees' motivation and engagement. The company encourages its employees to share their ideas, experiment with new approaches, and learn from their mistakes, creating an environment that values creativity, innovation, and growth.

Mukund’s Journey at Kinara

Mukund Kedia joined Kinara Capital in 2021 as a member of the Strategy and Products department, where he has excelled in producing innovative products and solutions over the past two years. Mukund has appreciated the opportunity to work on projects that he can fully call his own throughout his time at Kinara. Now he holds the position of Product Management Lead and handles a variety of projects.

Mukund shares, "As someone from a tech and solutions background, I really appreciate Kinara’s tech-first approach, as well as the fact that the company invests significant time and resources into developing a robust tech architecture and infrastructure that not only benefits customers but also empowers employees. Kinara enables employees to focus on improving their talents and tackling more complex challenges. I’m very grateful to be part of Kinara's mission and look forward to contributing further value to the bigger picture in the long term."

Best Experience Working at Kinara Capital

One of Mukund’s most cherished projects is the rollout of the Bill Discounting product which was released after extensive market research and coordination with critical departments such as credit, sales, operations, and compliance for a comprehensive and effective solution. The chance to design customer-centric solutions that connect with the company's vision of driving impact and value creation is what he loves most about his work at Kinara. 

He enjoys collaborating with his team of subject matter experts and solution specialists, who work together to directly impact the customer experience and improve overall service offerings. This component of his job is what motivates Mukund and inspires his enthusiasm for it.

Interests and Hobbies

Mukund loves to travel and has gone on a variety of trips to various destinations, both in India and abroad. His favourite travel experience remains his month long Ladakh trip with his friends. They rode their motorcycles across the rough terrain on the stunning destination, and the joy and camaraderie he shared with his friends during that trip, as well as the challenges and thrill they experienced are incomparable.

He has had his share of relaxed trips and ones that involve exploring new places, but Ladakh, with its strange beauty and the sheer excitement of taking on new challenges with his friends will remain with Mukund all his life.

If Mukund’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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