Kaushalya is the Head of Fintech Partnerships for Corporate & Institutional Digital within HSBC. In this role, she leads the partnership and corporate venturing for HSBC's core businesses including Global Liquidity and Cash Management, Global Trade and Receivables Finance, HSBC Securities Services and Global Markets.
Kaushalya has led HSBC's partnerships with companies including Tradeshift and Kyriba among others. She has also led HSBC's efforts in the Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) space including the investment in and partnership with R3, and HSBC’s participation in major industry initiatives such as the Utility Settlement Coin (USC).
Kaushalya was recognised in the Brummell's list of the most inspirational women innovators in the city of London in 2016, top 100 women in Fintech by UK Innovate Finance in 2017 & 2018 and top 100 women in Fintech by global lattice80 in 2017 & 2018 and shortlisted for women in technology by Banking Technology Leadership Award 2017. More recently, Kaushalya has been quoted in Finextra, CoinDesk, Reuters, Financial News, Global Trade Review, Bank Innovation and Scottish Accounting Institute.