SME Times News Bureau | 14 Sep, 2021
In a bid to connect Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) with finance and
fintech companies, TradeIndia, India’s leading online B2B portal, is organising
a two day mega virtual event, 'TradeIndia Finance First Summit (tiffs)
2021-Finance and Fintech for SMEs' during September 14-25, 2021.
Sponsored by India's leading digital payments and financial services
platform Paytm, 'TIFFS - 2021' will be live online from 10 AM to 2 PM on both
"TradeIndia is organising a Tradeindia Finance First Summit, 2021 to
help small businesses with knowledge sharing sessions taken by experts from
finance, fin-tech, insurance, banking, loan and other sectors to help them get
the right solutions for their concerns," said Tradeindia CEO Sandip Chhettri on
launch of the Summit.
He added that contributing approximately 50% of India's total exports
and more than 40% of domestic production, Indian SMEs form the backbone of
economy and they are the second largest employment generator in the country.
This is why we are organising the summit, particularly keeping in mind
the hardship Indian SMEs are facing during this pandemic period, Chhettri said,
pointing to findings of a recent survey conducted by Tradeindia showing over
80% of Indian SMEs in need of better access to credit and finance for their
The one-of-a-kind virtual summit, TIFFS - 2021 is expected to provide
SMEs with an opportunity to connect with several reputed finance providers and
get credit as well financial guidance from the comfort of their home.
Besides Tradeindia CEO Sandip Chhettri, industry experts who will
participate in the event as speaker include Punjab Police CTO Dhruv
Singhal, ePayLater co-founder Akshat Saxena, Ensuredit co-founder Amit Boni,
Drip Capital Head of Strategic Partnerships Piyush Dabriwal, Indifi co-founder
and CEO Alok Mittal, Payoneer E-Commerce Sales Team Lead Vivek Taneja, AIWMI
founder and CEO Aditya Gadge and Tradeindia Partnerships & Srategic
Alliances Head Samil Malhotra.