Mr. Arjun Muralidharan
MD & CEO
Mr. Arjun Muralidharan is the MD & CEO of IDFC FIRST Bharat Ltd, which is a business correspondent and wholly owned subsidiary of IDFC Bank. He has worked in the field of inclusive finance for over 13 years in Grama Vidiyal Microfinance which later got acquired by IDFC Bank. He is passionate about creating a positive impact in the society which led him to the field of microfinance / inclusive finance. An engineer with an analytical bent of mind, Arjun works to improve efficiency and create large scalable systems. He transformed Grama Vidiyal from a trust into a NBFC and further managed the merger with IDFC Bank while simultaneously infusing multiple rounds of equity and growing the business pan-india. Arjun also loves sustainable organic farming and cricket. He has completed B.Tech from IIT Madras and M.S from University of California, Berkeley.