New Delhi, NFAPost: Pursuant to the approval of the Board of Directors, Planify announced the appointment of Uttam Prakash Agarwal as an independent director with immediate effect.
Uttam Prakash Agarwal brings in more than three decades of experience in the areas of taxation, finance and restructuring having worked extensively in areas such as statutory audit, income leakage audit, concurrent audit, and stock audit of public sector banks under RBI’s appointment.
Currently, Uttam Prakash Agarwal has been on the board of various companies including Mirae Asset, 3i Infotech and others. Earlier, he was associated with many big firms as Independent Director includes Reliance Capital Limited and Yes Bank
58-year old Uttam Prakash Agarwal is a CA and holds B.Com, FCA, ICA, CPA (Australia) as his educational qualifications.
He has been the youngest President of ICAI 2009-10, and has been acknowledged by the former President of India, for his commendable work in the industry and presented with ‘Recognition of Excellence Award’.
Uttam Prakash Agarwal was a technical advisor on the Board of International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), Developing Nations Committee (DNC) of IFAC and Small and Medium Practices Committee (SMP) of IFAC. He is also a member of the Disciplinary Committee constituted by the Council of the Institute of Actuaries of India and nominated by the Ministry of Finance from 2009 to till Date.
Speaking on the appointment, Planify Capital Founder and Chief Executive Officer Rajesh Singla stated the organisation is delighted and honoured to welcome Uttam Prakash Agarwal to the Board.
“His depth of experience spanning over three decades is exceptional. I am confident his broad-based expertise and strategic insights will add high value to our Board and our operations. We look forward to working with him as we further grow our business and strengthen our mission to help every family enjoy quality grocery at their fingertips,” said Planify Capital Founder and Chief Executive Officer Rajesh Singla.
Uttam Prakash Agarwal said he is delighted to join Planify Capital Private Limited as an Independent Director and be a part of the company’s rapid growth journey.
“This is an exciting time for Planify, as it is rapidly approaching its Vision 2025 growth targets and surpassing significant milestones in doing so, which also becomes a source of excitement to me,” said Planify Capital Founder and Chief Executive Officer Rajesh Singla.
About Planify Capital:
Planify Capital Private Limited is a fintech company that aims to build India’s biggest private equity marketplace. It helps startups and entrepreneurs for fundraising by providing seed funding, start-up funding, and growth funding through accredited investors.
It offers pre-IPO, upcoming IPO & private equity through secondary share sales by providing liquidity to angel Investors, AIFs, VC, and Private Equity funds. It helps employees unlock their net worth by liquidating ESOP of employees, pool of employees, or startup ESOP sale program. It offers to sell the startup and business to help founders make an exit and pass the baton to the new founders.