Hemant Gala

Head of Payment, Banking & Financial Services, PhonePe (Flipkart)

Hemant Gala is the Head of Payments, Banking & Financial Services at PhonePe Internet Pvt Ltd since 2016. Having worked in the Payments Space for over a decade he brings to PhonePe multidimensional views on payments.
He started his career as a Manager at ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Limited. Post which he worked with ICICI Bank as the Head of Alliances & Spends. He then moved to HSBC as the Vice President of Portfolio
Management and then moved on to becomes the director of Acceptance with Visa. He then moved from the banking sector and started his stint with Flipkart as the Director for Payment Business Development at Flipkart in 2014.
Mr. Gala has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business/Commerce from the University of Mumbai and has an MBA in Marketing Management from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies.