Kansas City, USA (April 27, 2020) – C2FO, the world’s largest market for working capital, announced today the appointment of Saket Sarda as Senior Vice President for the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, based in Singapore. Sarda brings an established background in the banking and IT industries, and will be responsible for the expansion of C2FO’s offerings, capabilities and partnerships in the Asia-Pacific region.
Sarda is an alum of the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad. Prior to C2FO, he was responsible for trade finance across Southeast Asia and the ASEAN region, specializing in ecosystem and supply chain management as well as structured finance.
“Saket provides the expertise needed to expand our footprint in this critical region, where partnerships and product offerings must be augmented in innovative ways,” said Dru Shiner, Chief Sales Officer for C2FO. “His leadership will help us build on our current efforts in India, Taiwan, China and Australia, as well as focus on new opportunities in the Asia Pacific region that are vital to global trade and corporate supply chains.”
Previously, Sarda worked for Standard Chartered Bank for 16 years. Most recently in the role as Managing Director, Transaction Banking, he focused on business development and sales, working closely with corporates, regulators and third-party platform providers in areas of trade finance and services, product development and governance, and digital implementation.
“I see a huge potential for harnessing the power of C2FO’s innovative platform, working with corporates to manage the supply chain and support their working capital needs, especially for the small and medium-sized businesses,” said Sarda. “APAC is the bedrock of manufacturing for the world and has a multitude of suppliers in need of access to timely and competitive cash flow.”
C2FO is working to deliver a future where every company in the world has the capital needed to grow. Our online platform matches more than $1 trillion of accounts payable and accounts receivable. Through this and our suite of innovative financial products, we connect businesses with the cash they need. Name your rate, and the C2FO platform will match your capital request with the available funds in seconds. Cash flow comes through early payment of invoices by your customers, A/R financing, and other data-driven funding options. C2FO is the world’s largest non-bank provider of working capital, serving over one million customers representing $10.5 trillion in annual sales across more than 180 countries. To learn more, visit C2FO.com.