24 November 2016 | Naspers backed PayU India, has announced the appointment of Maneesh Goel as its new Chief Financial Officer. As part of his new role at PayU India, Maneesh would directly report to Aakash Moondhra, CFO, PayU Global.
Recipient of the Global CEO award ‘Dinner with CEO’ at Dell, Maneesh Goel has spent over 19 glorious year spent in the field of finance. Most recently, Maneesh has served as the CEO of Den Snapdeal TV Shop, building a TV Commerce business in 2014 and scaling it up to achieve the breakeven. Owing to his efforts in the domain, he was recognized as the ‘key biz talent’ at Dell and put on a structured career acceleration program for 3 years.
Sharing his thoughts on the appointment, Aakash Moondhra, CFO, PayU Global said, “Maneesh brings forth industry extensive experience in the financial and entrepreneurial domain. His financial acumen for strategic planning, performance management, working capital and funds management, along with M&A activities and establishing automated financial and business systems are going to work in the favor of PayU India. I extend him a warm welcome and look forward to together achieving the goals and objectives of the organization.
”Commenting on his appointment, Maneesh Goel, CFO, PayU India said, “PayU India is one of the leading names to reckon in the digital payment landscape today. I am excited to be part of a team that has some of the best creative and innovative minds in the industry. We share our vision towards financial inclusion and digitalization and I am inspired to put the best foot forward and contribute towards PayU India manifesting the same vision.
”With a knack for communication, result orientation, leadership and problem-solving, Maneesh has previously worked as a CFO for iDiscoveri Education Pvt Ltd and Getit Infoservices Pvt Ltd (Askme.com)
PayU is a leading financial services provider in global growth markets. We deliver innovative technology that enables billions of people and millions of merchants to buy and sell online.
Our local operations span 17 markets across Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa.
As a leading online payment service provider, we deploy more than 300 payment methods and PCI certified platforms to process approximately 1.2 million payments every single day. We also specialise in innovative consumer and small business products that improve access to credit and banking services in markets that are underserved by traditional financial services providers.
With a heritage in payments, PayU has a strong track record creating fast, simple and efficient financial services technology that meet the unique needs of the merchants and consumers in our local markets.
We believe in collaboration and partnerships. That’s why we have become one of the leading fintech investors globally, combining the expertise of high growth companies with our own unique local knowledge and technology to ensure that our customers have access to the best financial services.
PayU is the fintech and e-payments division of Naspers, a global internet and entertainment group and one of the largest technology investors in the world. Operating in more than 120 countries and markets with long-term growth potential, Naspers builds leading companies that empower people and enrich communities. Naspers is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (NPN.SJ) and has an ADR listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: NPSN).