Aiaze Mitha

Aiaze currently leads UNDP/UNCDF’s joint program on digital finance for the SDGs in UNDP’s Sustainable Finance Hub. His work focuses on developing national-level strategies and designing, implementing, and scaling innovative digital finance/fintech approaches to accelerate national development priorities around social, economic and environmental outcomes.
Aiaze has worked in Fintech/Digital in 40+ countries and advised many financial regulators and international organizations on inclusive digital finance. Previously, Aiaze led a coalition of digital platforms (wealth management, e-commerce, banks, payments) harnessing AI/tech to enable greener choices for their users. Aiaze was also a Senior Advisor to the UN Secretary General’s Task Force on Digital Financing of the SDGs and was leading a global Dialogue platform seeking to align the governance of BigFintechs with the SDGs.