One of India’s most successful young entrepreneurs and amongst its foremost digital experts, Dilip Kumar Modi is the Chairman and Group CEO of DiGiSPICE Technologies and Founder of Spice
Money. Dilip is a second-generation entrepreneur who has pioneered several new innovations and built a strong portfolio of businesses within the Indian mobility and technology space during his stellar
career spanning over two decades.
Dilip always believed that technology will be a key enabler for achieving inclusive growth in the world
and started several innovative, technology-driven businesses. Today, he is furthering the cause for
financial inclusion and empowerment of rural India through Spice Money, India's leading rural fintech
company. Spice Money is progressing, at a great pace, with a clear mission to bridge the gap
between the served and the under-served by providing digital financial and e-retail services to the
customers at their doorstep. The company’s mission is to digitally and financially empower over 1
crore rural entrepreneurs in India.
In keeping with his passion to support entrepreneurship and the next wave of business leaders
emerging within the country, Dilip has also assumed the role of a mentor and has even made
investments in a personal capacity into several promising start-ups. These include Shuttl, AdGyde,
Uolo, Curofy, etc.His latest venture, iExponential and he has also been helping enterprises achieve
rapid scale through innovative solutions leveraging disruptive technologies, and is aimed at promoting
the creation of high-value corporations in the B2B and B2C spaces while improving consumers’ lives.
Dilip’s leadership attributes are widely recognized by corporate India resulting in his being the
youngest ever President of Associated Chambers of Commerce (ASSOCHAM), one of the most
prestigious industry bodies in India. He was also the youngest Chairman of the Cellular Operators
Association of India (COAI), in 2004 -05.
Dilip Modi was awarded the “Youth Icon Award” by the Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry
for his exemplary leadership. He is the founder of Ek Soch, a social impact initiative to support
innovation and entrepreneurship in the areas of Mobility, Education and Environment.
Dilip holds a First Class Bachelor of Science Degree in Management Technology from the Brunel
University, London, UK. He has also done his Masters in Business Administration from the
Management School at the Imperial College, London, with a specialization in Finance.