Sudhir Kumar Yenmakaje Shetty

Sudhir worked with UAE Exchange for nearly 28 years until he retired in January 2019 while serving as the President and a member of the board of directors of UAE Exchange. As an acknowledged expert and thought leader in the money transfer, compliance, innovation and financial inclusion domains, Sudhir is a sought-after speaker at industry forums and conventions. He has spoken at the United Nations, World Bank and IIMs among others. He is also a regular contributor to various industry and business publications and is considered an authority in aspects related to remittance and migration.

Before joining UAE Exchange, Sudhir had worked with NMC group and a range of audit firms gaining good insight and hands-on experience in financial management. Currently he is director of Sadhbhawana Holdings Private Limited.

He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a Law and Commerce Graduate from the University of Mysore in India. He also completed the Key Executive Programme at Harvard Business School, USA.