Jijy Oommen joins Aavas Financiers as CTO

Jijy Oommen joins Aavas Financiers as CTO

Former Kinara Capital CTO Jijy Oommen has joined Aavas Financiers as Chief Technology Officer. Aavas, formerly known as Au Housing Finance, is a fast growing housing finance company and market leader in affordable housing segment.

Ms. Oommen is a business technology leader who built, managed and transformed robust and scalable technology architectures and systems for retail BFSI industry. She comes with extensive experience in the finance services sector and has led several high impact technology & digital transformation programs across organizations.

At Kinara Capital, she led the technology function of the company as CTO for two years and seven months. Previously, Ms. Oommen has served in the capacity of CIO, Wonderla Holidays and GM – IT/ CIO – Gold Loan Business at Manappuram Finance. She had a long stint of close to 17 years at Bajaj Capital where she worked as the CIO before moving on.