SIDBI Centre for Innovations in Financial Inclusion (SCIFI) was established through an agreement between two leading public institutions, SIDBI and IIM Lucknow on 18th July 2017. IIML SCIFI aims to nurture start-ups working on financial inclusion aided by technology (FinTech) by providing an enabling environment for growth of ventures. The incubator seeks to unlock the entrepreneurial potential of the Indian youth through capacity building measures and by mentoring of start-ups in the domain of financial inclusion.

Governing Body

Dr. Ajit Prasad
Director, IIM Lucknow (Chairman)

Mr. Manoj Mittal

Mr. Haragopal Mangipudi
FinUno Technologies India Pvt. Ltd.

Ms. Mamta Kohli
DFID Representative


Capt Ritu Dubey
CEO of SCIFI (Secretary)

Prof Sanjeev Kapoor
Professor, IIM Lucknow

Prof Prakash Singh
Professor, IIM Lucknow

Prof O S Vaidya
Professor, IIM Lucknow

Incubation at SCIFI

Incubated Startups


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