Kavita Jain

Deputy Associate Director

Innovation Policy

Federal Reserve Board

Kavita Jain is a deputy associate director in the Office of Innovation Policy at the Federal Reserve Board’s Division of Supervision and Regulation. In this role, she is responsible for coordinating the Federal Reserve’s regulatory response to emerging innovation opportunities and risks in banking. Kavita has more than 15 years of experience working in financial services regulation, with expertise in several areas of FinTech including blockchain, digital assets, RegTech, artificial intelligence, data aggregation and online capital-raising. Prior to joining the Board, Kavita was a Director in the Office of Financial Innovation at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). In addition, she has served in key positions in the Offices of Finance, Strategy and Emerging Regulatory Issues at FINRA.

Kavita was named one of the leading women in FinTech by Innovate Finance in 219. She holds a bachelor of commerce from Bombay University, an MBA from the University of Southern New Hampshire, and a CRCP certification from the FINRA Institute at Wharton.