Category: Times Group

Category: Times Group

Former Hulu exec is building a go-to remittance app for Indian expats

Foreign inward remittances to India have surged significantly in recent years as Indian diaspora expands globally. The past five years have seen a 30% increase, with remittances rising to $89.13 billion in 2021-22 from $69.13 billion in 2017-18, according to official government data. Naturally, a growing number of startups have been quick to spot this upward trend, tailoring their services for Indian expatriates to win them over banks and incumbents such as Western Union, PayPal and MoneyGram. A former media executive is joining the fray. Nishkaam Mehta, who worked at Hulu as head of its mobile strategy and growth for

Read More »