Ms. Jayshree A Vyas

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Chairperson, CCFL; Managing Director, SEWA Bank

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Jayshree Vyas is managing director of SEWA Bank, in Ahmedabad, and has been for the last seventeen years. Formerly she was a financial analyst for Central Bank of India, a commercial bank. She is from Ahmedabad. The SEWA Bank was founded in 1974 by 4,000 SEWA (Self Employed Women’s Association) members each contributing ten rupees. This interview was conducted on August 29, 2003 by Nic Paget-Clarke for In Motion Magazine in Ahmedabad. Also see interview with Ela Bhatt, founder and the first general secretary of SEWA.

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