GirnarSoft, the parent company behind many of those used vehicle portals namely CarDekho, BikeDekho, TruckDekho and others, is announcing fresh executive appointment today. The company has brought in ex-Zomato CFO Umesh Hora, for the same role within GirnarDoft — i.e. CFO
He will be part of company’s senior management team and responsible for spearheading the company’s financial strategy and planning. He will also be responsible for development of financial and legal infrastructure to support company’s expansion trajectory. Umesh was previously associated with online restaurant search and discovery platform Zomato as its CFO. He also delved into the entrepreneurial field by opening the Mind Cafe in Gurgaon.
Speaking on the appointment, Amit Jain, co-founder and CEO, Girnar Soft, commented,
We are excited to welcome Umesh onboard. Having an experienced professional like Umesh makes complete sense at this juncture. He brings with him a wealth of multi-dimensional experience across different industries. His experience in dealing with acquisitions, fundraise and expansion to multiple countries can create tangible impact on our business.
Girnar Soft has established its niche as one of the most innovative, value-driven solutions experts and growth incubators in the Indian start-up ecosystem.
With experience in diverse organisational functions such as corporate finance and planning, acquisitions, financial analysis, regulatory and compliance management, investor relations, tax and strategic business planning, Umesh has particular expertise in enabling finance and legal function with commercial insight. He has worked with start-ups in defining new products/services and markets, and has operated in high risk circumstances with a superlative rate of achievement.
With Umesh onboard, along with numerous other recent executive hires, GirnarSoft is perhaps gearing up to accelerate its planned global expansion drive. The company more recently hired ex-PwC Associate Director Shobhit Mathur as its Director – Strategy, signalling the company’s efforts to build a strong leadership team.