Mrs. G. Padmaja Reddy
Experience & Activities
Mrs. Reddy hails from Guntur in Andhra Pradesh. After her post-graduation in management, she worked in an NGO and later in 1998, started ‘Spandana’. Microfinance became her calling as she went searching for a scalable, viable, sustainable model of social development – especially focused at low-income women. Over time, she has built Spandana Sphoorty into an organization with 8,000+ employees and borrower base of 2 million+. She has pursued various trainings on Microfinance – all CGAP modules on Microfinance, a course on Microfinance at Naropa University, U.S.A, Credit and Micro Enterprise Development Training from Durham University Business School, U.K Market Research for Micro Finance at Uganda etc.