Bala Nagaraj

Senior Manager, neosfer (Commerzbank)

Bala Nagaraj is a versatile professional with a rich background in finance and technology. Currently serving as the Senior Manager of Prototyping and Venture Building at neosfer, the R&D unit of Commerzbank Group, Bala plays a pivotal role in developing innovative ventures and tech products. In addition, Bala is passionately working on founding a startup in the realm of corporate well-being solutions, aiming to provide innovative offerings for corporate clients to promote a healthier and more productive workforce.

Prior to these roles, Bala freelanced in digital transformation within the financial services sector, gaining invaluable insights into the industry’s evolving needs and challenges. As a Senior Manager at PwC, Bala specialized in creating tech-powered ventures and products, further refining their expertise in financial innovation. Bala’s extensive experience is underpinned by a strong educational foundation, including an MBA from Mannheim Business School and an engineering degree in Electronics and Communication from RV College of Engineering in Bangalore. Bala’s dedication to innovation, entrepreneurship, and well-being continues to shape the intersection of finance and technology.