Vasudevan currently heads the payments and settlement systems function in RBI. This involves regulating, supervising, facilitating innovation and playing a catalytic role in the payments space, encompassing many bank and non-bank payment system operators; and includes handling fintech-related activities in RBI. He has led and successfully implemented many large payment system projects in RBI. A career central banker with over 28 years of experience, he also has extensive experience in the banking and non-banking supervision space and has handled technology audits of large institutions as part of this role. He represents the RBI on the CPMI, the SAARC Payments Council and the SEACEN Payments Group. He is also the Vice-Chair of the Legal Entity Identifier Regulatory Oversight Committee. He is a cost and management accountant with masters in finance and certifications in information systems audit and information security management. He is also an alumnus of the Wharton School.