- 2018 Speakers
PayU India , CEO
As the CEO of PayU India, India’s leading digital payment solution providers, B. Amrish Rau is at the forefront of driving digital transformations in the Indian financial services space.
Amrish was the Owner & CEO of Citrus Pay, a leading consumer payments company, working to simplify payments for online merchants and consumers. Citrus Pay was acquired by Naspers in one of the largest Startup acquisitions in India. Upon Citrus Pay’s acquisition by PayU, Amrish came on board as the CEO and reported directly to the PayU Global CEO. Amrish has played a pivotal role in leveraging technology to disrupt the fast evolving payments industry and provide differentiated, contextual and experiential solutions.
Holding Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Amrish has previously essayed leadership roles at several noteworthy organizations, extending top-notch payment solutions. Working as the General Manager of ASEAN Region in NCR Corporation, Rau went on to serve as the Vice President and Country Manager of First Data Corporation, one amongst the largest electronic payment services companies in India. He ended his stint as the CEO of the organization, overlooking First Data Merchant Solutions in Asia. He founded and led as the MD for ICICI Merchant Services (a JV between FDC and ICICI Bank).
Amrish stays in Singapore and is a keen cricketer plus a Squash father!