Rajesh Iyer

Co-founder and Chief Business Officer


Rajesh is a consumer banking professional who has ~27 years of experience in banking & financial services. Prior to joining Herald Logic, he was Director – Migrant & Expatriate Banking – South Asia with National Australia Bank. Rajesh has also served with Barclays where he was Director – Customer Propositions and Chief Marketing Officer for India, and with HSBC for 13 years, where his last role was Head of Marketing for Retail Banking & Wealth Management in India.

At HSBC, he was key part of the core team that set up their Retail Lending and Wealth Management businesses in India, where they went on to become market leaders. Before entering the core banking arena, Rajesh worked with 20th Century Finance Corporation Limited and Tata Finance Limited – two leading Non-Banking Finance Companies, where he was part of the teams that set up and grew their lending business across consumer durables, 2-wheelers, cars & commercial vehicles.

During his long career, Rajesh has worked across a wide array of roles ranging from Sales & Distribution, Products & Marketing and Credit Administration, and therefore, is a repository of a fairly unique and diverse skill-set. He led various global projects during his stints with HSBC and Barclays, working across resident as well as the non-resident consumer segments across multiple geographies. He has also led his teams to several awards – both, internal and external across his various roles.