Engage with the Movers & Shakers of Fintech

Listen in, or share a thought with The Who’s Who of Fintech - Entrepreneurs, CEOs and Executives who are shaping the industry

Hosted by: 

Ambika Sharma


Monisha Chakrapani

When: Every Wednesday at 5pm PT/8pm ET


Upcoming Episodes

November 16th 5PM PST

E61: Open Source & Financial Services with the Executive Director of FINOS

November 30th 5PM PST

E62: Student loans with the CEO of Earnest

December 7th 5PM PST

E63: Synthetic Fraud with Co-Founder & CEO of Sentilink

Previous Episodes

What our panelists have to say

It is engaging conversations like the one with the Fintech Cafe community that fuel momentum for Atomic's payroll connectivity market and make it hard to hide how excited our team is to be a part of building the next-generation of Fintech.

Jordan Wright, CEO & Co-Founder at Atomic

I’m a regular at the fintech cafe, so it was a real pleasure sharing our perspective on student loan land with Ambika and Monisha. Their show is an incredible resource for anyone interested in cutting edge financial services - they are way ahead of the curve!

Bobby Matson, Founder & CEO of Payitoff

Would get coffee from FinTech Cafe any day! Ambika and Monisha were not only fun to chat with, but are also great thought-leaders in the industry, making for really interesting conversations. Thanks for having me on the show.

Misha Epinov, Co-Founder & CEO of Nova Credit

Ambika and Monisha were a pleasure to work with and brought together a well-curated group.

Ryan Sandler, Co-Founder & CEO of Truework

Very fun and engaging conversation with Ambika and Monisha. I really enjoyed participating. The level of detail was great. Two thumbs up.

Tony Morosini, Head of Banking & Payments of Figure Technologies

What our listeners are saying

Thank you Ambika and Monisha for creating this channel on Clubhouse. It has been really interesting to hear from people involved in other Fintechs working in areas similar to my own. It is great to get insights from founders and pioneers in this field of technology driven finance.

Kiran Kaur, Sr. Director Risk Management at Figure Technologies

Fintech Cafe always puts together great interviews, with top-notch guests sharing their experience and insights on the evolving world of fintech and banking.

Jason Mikula Publisher Fintech Business Weekly

Fintech Cafe has been a very educational space for me. As a software engineer in the e-commerce industry, tuning in to the discussions every week has really helped expand my knowledge on how the products we build as engineers affects the world at-large, and vice versa how policies and the external factors informs the product we build.

Kemi Odusanya, Software Engineer at Adobe

Don't know how they do it - get the who's who of the fintech world to their shows! Great conversations with an expert audience- I've learned so much.

Pranav Khanna, Managing Vice President and Head of Product, Identity at Capital One

I love the Fintech Cafe show on Clubhouse. I listen to the show every week to hear from top executives at relevant and innovative companies in the fintech space. I’m even more intrigued by the level of questions from the well-informed presenters and audience members.

Jeffrey Rugley, Senior Accountant at SoFi

I have really enjoyed getting to know power players in the Fintech community through Fintech Café. The conversation is insightful and jam-packed with information that has shaped my thinking in the financial services space. A real bonus are the connections made which has enabled several exciting conversations about partnership opportunities with my current employer.

Jennifer Miller, Senior Vice President, Alliance strategy leader at U.S. Bank

Ambika and Monisha bring together a great set of senior leaders from the Fintech community in a weekly conversation that is enjoyable and relatable. Enjoy the coffee!

Anand Cavale, Former executive at SoFi and Citi

Ambika and Monisha are the wizards of the Fintech world - I look forward to their room Fintech Cafe on Clubhouse - they bring an amazing set of guests on their show and both are expert moderators . They are effectively using the clubhouse platform to create awareness around critical Fintech developments.

Gurvinder Singh Sahni, Global Head Partner Marketing & Analyst Relations at Wipro

I attend these calls weekly, and each has been eye-opening and extremely well organized. Ambika and Monisha really prep and work hard to make these calls engaging and educational. These calls are a highlight of my week

Nathon Swensen, Senior Director Business Operations at UHEAA

The show is very insightful for people with a vast range of interest and knowledge. Every time I login I learn something new. The speakers contribute new insights about FinTech and the moderators probe in a way the topics are relatable and easily digestible. Even if you’re not in FinTech, you can learn about product thinking. Highly recommended

Alejandro Panduro, User Research at Facebook

I'm a big fan of the Fintech Cafe. Ambika and Monisha invite relevant industry guests and have thoughtful and illuminating conversations regarding key trends in FinTech and Payments. Definitely worth adding to your weekly calendar.

Irfan Vaid, Director of Payments Compliance at Revance Therapeutics

About the show

Fintech Cafe is a live weekly show on Clubhouse featuring the leaders in the Fintech industry

  • Wednesdays at 5pm PT/8pm ET on Clubhouse
  • New episodes each week
  • Audience members get to ask questions live

About the hosts

Ambika Sharma

Fintech Product Manager & Community Builder

Ambika is a human dynamo architecting a world characterized by action, possibility and community. Within finance, Ambika has extensive international experience ranging from SoFi, U.S. Bank, Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, Central Bank of Chile, and the International Monetary Fund. Ambika started the Fintech Cafe to build a community of like-minded professionals and cultivate thought leadership on topics of financial technology to foster creativity, collaboration and purpose. In her free time, Ambika enjoys hiking and meditation.

Monisha Chakrapani

Financial Services - Product Strategy

Monisha is a leader focused on cultivating positivity and purpose. Monisha has 15 years of experience in the Financial industry, leading product strategy for the next generation of consumer deposits and co-branded  credit cards. In partnership with Ambika, Monisha aims to enable broader access and audience inclusion to the important discussions with the people disrupting the Fintech space. In her free time Monisha volunteers at a local food-shelf in Minneapolis and enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.