Loan the mPokket app to recruit 1,500 people
mPokket, an instant loan app for students and young professionals, announced that it will hire over 1,500 employees in 2022, across all verticals. Between April and December 2021, mPokket hired over 500 people to grow its workforce to over 1,400.
More than 80% of new hires would be deployed in operations, and the rest would be split between technology, product, data analytics, HR, finance and marketing.
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For its flagship Tech Rangers program, mPokket is looking to hire from high-end Tier 2 colleges – 20 out of 70 engineering hires. quality and DevOps engineers.
Sukhpreet Singh, HR Manager at mPokket, said, “The new hire would put more emphasis on mPokket’s principle of being customer-centric.”
Based in Kolkata, mPokket has offices in major cities including Bengaluru and Hyderabad. Recent hires include Vikram Singh as Chief Product Officer, who was previously Associate Director at Myntra; Maninder Singh Grewal for the newly created position of Chief Data and Analytics Officer; and Sukhpreet Singh (formerly at Lenskart) as the new Human Resources Manager.
“At mPokket, we encourage a positive, people-oriented work culture at all levels. Our new hires can expect a collaborative and stimulating work environment,” said Gaurav Jalan, Founder and CEO of mPokket and member of the Fintech Association for Consumer Empowerment (FACE).
mPokket recorded ₹1,200 crore in disbursements in the 2020-21 financial year. The app has over 10 million downloads to date.