Vipin Kalra:  Somewhere Between Overbanked Singapore and Underbanked India, Malaysia Attractive to Sequoia-Backed Fintech BankBazaar

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Vipin Kalra: Somewhere Between Overbanked Singapore and Underbanked India, Malaysia Attractive to Sequoia-Backed Fintech BankBazaar

BankBazaar is the latest online marketplace that has arrived on Malaysian shores. Having raised over USD 100 million in funding rounds, the company boasts highly desirable but demanding backers, including Sequoia Capital and Amazon.com. CEO of BankBazaar International Vipin Kalra tells AWANI Review’s Ibrahim Sani how the company intends to deliver the promises made to their investors.

BankBazaar is an online marketplace that gives consumers access to customized rate quotes on loans, credit cards or personal finance products such as insurance policies, bank loans and credit card offers. But they are branding themselves as a fintech company that is heads and shoulders above the rest. Frankly, we believe there are no other company like ours in the market “Frankly, we believe there are no other company like ours in the market,” says Vipin Kalra, CEO of the company’s international arm...

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