As the co-founder and chief technology officer, Rahul Chari has built PhonePe into one of India's fastest-growing and largest fintech companies. Chari is also an active stock investor and has been using various stock-broking apps recently to learn more about the stock market and competition. Chari is now on a mission to scale up PhonePe's stock broking platform 'Share.Market', which the Walmart-owned firm unveiled on Wednesday. In an interview with Peerzada Abrar, Chari said that building a broking platform is a natural completion of PhonePe's financial services strategy. Edited excerpts:
Q. What are the technology and innovation bets that PhonePe is making?
We've always been very clear about the fact that we want to build and win for payments on the merit