Razorpay, an omnichannel payments and banking platform for businesses, announced the promotion of Rahul Kothari to Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Malaysia and India.
This promotion coincides with Razorpay’s announcement that it is starting to expand internationally, primarily in the SEA area. This calls for a more comprehensive integrated strategy aimed at enhancing customer experiences and generating higher revenue outcomes across Razorpay’s diverse business and product lines.
Rahul will identify new ways to improve customer experience and boost internal systems, procedures, and business structures in this capacity. Rahul’s creative approach to business allows him to establish a highly inclusive work atmosphere where team members may create, build, and thrive, boosting productivity. He will also oversee efforts to deepen partnerships with external stakeholders, putting Razorpay at the forefront of innovation in the growing ecosystem.
Congratulating Rahul on his elevation, Harshil Mathur, CEO & Co-Founder, Razorpay said, “We are delighted to have Rahul take up the new role of Razorpay’s COO. This appointment represents a pivotal moment in our journey, where innovation meets precision, and vision converges with execution. His deep expertise and relentless dedication will be the cornerstone of our mission to redefine the future of payments and financial technology on a global scale. We are confident that under Rahul’s guidance, Razorpay will not only meet but exceed the expectations of our customers, partners, and stakeholders, setting new standards of excellence in the industry.”
Razorpay’s Chief Business Officer (CBO) Rahul Kothari defined and implemented business development strategies that aligned with the company’s mission and ambition before becoming COO. As Razorpay’s CBO, he led company executives to co-create long-term business goals and address organisational priorities. He led Razorpay’s success by promoting innovation, introducing Malaysia’s first international payment gateway, improving operational efficiency, and developing critical alliances.
Rahul Kothari, Chief Operating Office Officer at Razorpay said, “Razorpay has consistently been a trailblazer, introducing innovative products in the realm of everything payments and banking. We have consistently pursued our vision of empowering businesses in India and globally through continuous innovation in payment solutions. And all our innovations have been aligned to this mission. As we continue to create a global footprint, I am excited and deeply honored by this opportunity. I look forward to working with our business leaders to co-engineer long-term plans and strategies, further contributing to this rapidly evolving global fintech landscape.”
Rahul has over twenty-one years of expertise in the US, Europe, Australia, and India markets. He has developed new products and expanded revenue lines in technology-led firms, and he has done it successfully.
One of the most valuable and quickly expanding fintech companies in India, Razorpay employs over 3500 “Razors” who are dedicated to creating the financial backbone of both India and Malaysia.