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About Us

The Bharat Fintech Summit is envisioned as a two-day industry conclave dedicated to fostering meaningful discussions and deliberations on the ever-evolving landscape of the BFSI sector, with a specific focus on digital transformation. This summit serves as a platform for sharing collective wisdom with a diverse ecosystem, including regulators, key BFSI stakeholders, fintech innovators, investors, industry associations, and technology solution providers.


Our primary objective is to empower each participant with valuable insights and knowledge, facilitating collaborative efforts aimed at catalyzing innovation and advancing digitization. By doing so, we aspire to pave the way for the extensive dissemination of financial services to even the remotest corners, ensuring that the benefits of the digital revolution reach the farthest segments of our society. The Bharat Fintech Summit embodies the spirit of a knowledge-driven endeavor dedicated to fostering collaborations and driving positive industry-wide transformations.


The Digital Fifth is India’s largest

Digital Transformation Consulting Firm for Banking

The fintech space is evolving rapidly, and we are committed to empowering this growth as active enablers within the ecosystem.

We were among the first to offer fintech consulting, catering our solutions to the BFSI segments such as Banks, NBFCs, Fintechs, Wealthtechs, Regtechs and Insurance organisations. We are dedicated to creating and rendering the most apt methodologies for financial institutions and startups.

Amongst the Largest Players in this segment in Asia

Have Mentored Leading Founders &
Digital Leaders

Recognized as strong influencers on Fintech, Digital & Open Banking

Sizeable Network in Banking and Fintech Industry

What We Do


We provide bespoke solutions for the digital evolution journeys of clients ranging from established BFSI organizations to emerging gamechangers alike.


We have conducted over 30+ certification programs & have trained 4100+ participants in various segments in Fintech.


We advise Fintechs on go-to-market strategies and enable strategic tie-ups between them and BFSI customers.

Organising Committee

Founder & CEO

The Digital Fifth


Recognized among Fintech Asia Top 100 by, Sameer leads the The Digital Fifth team. A digital veteran with over two decades of experience spanning across Asia, Europe and America, he has won multiple Best CIO and Innovation Awards

• Led technology and digital for DCB Bank as CTO

• Managed multiple banking programs in WIPRO as Program Director

• Built multiple Digital Banks, Internet Banking, Mobile Banking in Finacle, Infosys as Domain Expert and Delivery Manager

• Founding Member of Kotak Mahindra Bank

• Headed Digital, Payments and Core Banking Implementations of Citibank

He brings experience of building technology setups for banks, driving multiple digital initiatives, and responsible for multiple turnarounds of projects

You will often find him sharing his knowledge and conducting in-depth training sessions at industry events, and various institutions


Cofounder & Head of Sales and Partnerships

The Digital Fifth

Sreekant has built sales teams nationally, building sales funnel and revenue stream from ground zero for multiple products – TV channels, print, Martech product launched and made them profitable.

New product launch strategies through Digital platform

• Auto: Swift, Dzire, Ertiga

• Consumer durables: Whirlpool

• Insurance: Met Life

• FMCG: Oriflame

• Education: LPU and The Digital Fifth Certification Program


• B2B: IFTA, Brand Equity Quiz

• B2C: Filmfare and Femina regional

• Print : TOI Hyderabad and ET Cochin Edition

• Regional News Channel: PT News, V6 News

• Regional GEC: PY

• Radio: Hello FM

• Martech Product: Resultricks (Omni channel Marketing Automation Tool)

• Fintech: Credolab, Lokyata, GLIB


Cofounder &  Head of Consulting

The Digital Fifth

Over 17 years of experience in managing technology setup and security & governance functions, worked on design & execution of digital strategy & transformation initiatives.

•Managed Technology Infrastructure, Digital Banking & Governance function at Bank; as well Build Open Banking strategy & implementation of same for Bank including onboarding of partners

•Deep understanding of banking technologies, and won IDC award for Omni Channel Framework

•Build Technology & Digital Strategy for DCB Bank, including setting up Open Banking Technology stack.

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