On 7th April, 2005 Mr Krishnan R started his journey with UAE Exchange & Financial Services Ltd as its Manager-Internal Audit. He continued in the post till January 2006 and successfully handled internal audit of branches and administrative office. Then he was elevated as Manager-Finance with responsibility of Finance, Tax & MIS of the organization. Now he serves the Company as its Director and Chief Finance Officer monitoring the entire finance, Tax, Annual Budgeting and MIS operations of the organization in India.
Achievements: As Director and Chief Finance Officer, Mr Krishnan successfully raised funds from various banks for the company. Spearheaded financial aspects for transformation of 40 Crore company into a more than 200 Crore topline company. Established stronger financial reporting, enhanced cost controls and built new tax department.
He played a key role in obtaining credit rating for the banking limits and in obtaining membership with CIBIL for the company. It was under his guidance an efficient MIS system for the company and branches was developed and influenced the management in making various decisions.
Played Key role in positioning the company for IPO/PE investment to further augment the growth of the company.Played key role in the team for making Banking License Application for the Company. As Manager-Internal Audit, he was instrumental in developing standard audit questionnaire for branches, dealing room guidelines and daily audit of rate loading, receivables etc.
Future Plans: Looking ahead into the future Mr Krishnan sees the PE/IPO Listing of the company, credit rating for the whole company and ISO accreditation for the operations.
Personal Front: Mr Krishnan lives with his father, mother, wife and son in Cochin. His wife Ms Kavitha is also employed with UAE Exchange. He likes traveling, Sports and Music.