Deena Jacob is the Co-founder, CFO and Head of Revenue and Growth of Open, a fintech startup, which offers a neobanking service for SMEs and startups.
She is a result driven highly dynamic senior executive with demonstrated ability of spearheading organizations, with strategic outlook. Deena is experienced in developing large teams, she has built and established finance teams from scratch, and has led teams across a broad range of functional areas like finance operations, purchase operations, HR and performance management systems, business strategy, financial planning & analysis, treasury, tax, pricing, legal and compliance.
Jacob has demonstrated abilities to mobilize resources and maximize their potential to achieve stretch targets. With over a decade of senior leadership experience as a part of executive and operational committees of fast growing companies, setting ambitious goals, changing the course of action based on market dynamics and directing operations on critical decisions, She is currently on a mission to simplify business banking through Open.
Open is a technology platform in India – it is not a bank and does not hold or claim to hold a banking license. The business current accounts, VISA corporate cards, business loans and other similar banking services/financial services offered on the Open platform are provided by RBI-licensed banks and financial institutions. All funds in the Open powered business current account are insured as per limits prescribed under the RBI’s deposit insurance scheme. The banking services/financial services offered on the Open platform are powered by their partner banks/financial institutions and follows all security standards and legal requirements prescribed by the partner bank/financial institution, in accordance with extant RBI regulations.