Voyager Innovations recently appointed former American Express and Visa executive Shailesh Baidwan as its new president.
Baidwan will be in charge of the company’s operations and help shape its strategy and business direction. He will be reporting to Voyager’s Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Orlando B. Vea.
We welcome Shailesh to Voyager and PayMaya. I’m confident that his extensive global experience and track record will complement our vision for digital and financial inclusion in emerging markets.Orlando B. Vea, CEO and Founder of Voyager and PayMaya.
Baidwan is an internationally seasoned business leader with more than 25 years of management, operations, business development, sales, and marketing experience. His most recent responsibility was as President of Insights & Loyalty Solutions Division at Aimia.
He also had a four year stint as the CEO of American Express Banking Corporation – India.
For those not familiar, Voyager Innovations is the company behind PayMaya, the leading prepaid wallet in the country. Their mission is to accelerate digital and financial inclusion in the Philippines and enable the broader population to be a part of the country’s growing digital economy.