Sanjay Sharma

COO, NewDay

Sanjay is COO of NewDay, a leading unsecured credit provider in the UK owned by CVC and Cinven. He has been with NewDay for last 9 years and in his role he has built and transformed NewDay’s tech stack and operational capability. Given the strength of its tech stack, NewDay has now launched ‘platform as a service’ business where NewDay offers its tech platform to other issuers of unsecured credit. Prior to NewDay, Sanjay was COO of BAWAG PSK in Vienna for 5 years where he was responsible for transformation of a loss making entity.

Before BAWAG, Sanjay was with Barclays in London in several different roles with the last role as COO of Barclays Corporate Bank. His early career was in strategy consulting and technology industry. He is an engineering graduate from Indian Institute of Technology and has an MBA with Distinction from INSEAD