The announcement was made at The Economic Times Asian Business Leaders Conclave 2020, held virtually on Announces at the virtual conclave held on Tuesday.
In its 5th Edition the Economic Times Most Promising Business Leaders of Asia 2020-21 brought together business visionaries and leaders behind many of today’s outstanding corporate success stories. Pioneers in their field, these are leaders who stood out during normal times and have expanded their business empire. They have collectively, with their superior intellect and economic prudence steered the continent away from economic depression or at least helped it avoid from sinking to disastrous levels.
Acknowledging the recognition, Raj said “I am pleased and honored to receive this prestigious award. I would like to take this opportunity to thank the jury and The Economic Times for recognizing me as one of the Most Promising Business Leaders of Asia. As Asia’s role in global, social and political landscape becomes increasingly important, it is the leaders who have to navigate the challenges ahead of them in the coming decades. The future of the FinTech industry is extremely bright and promising and it will leave an indelible impact on the global financial system.”
During the virtual event, the upcoming leaders interacted with industry veterans and their role models taking part in candid interactive sessions in order to understand how enterprises and leaders from across the industries can come together to realize the dream of establishing Asia as a truly global business destination at the conclave. Business leaders that found a place in the prestigious award was divided into categories based on the size of the organizations they represent.
The first category comprised of those companies with a turnover of more than Rs 5,000 crore. Arvind Mehndiratta, MD & CEO, Metro Cash & Carry India, Anand Agarwal, Group CEO, Sterlite Technologies Ltd, Sharvil Patel, MD, Zydus Cadilla, Hardayal Prasad, MD & CEO, PNB Housing Finance Ltd, Abhijit Pati, CEO & Whole time Director, BALCO, Pankaj Vyas, CEO & MD, Siemens Technology & Services, Dr G R Chintala, Chairman NABARD, Mohit Ralhan Managing Partner & CIO, TIW Private Equity, were the chosen ones in this category.
Raj found a prestigious place among promising business leaders in the Rs 1,000 to Rs 5,000 crore category along with Akash Chaudhary, MD, Aakash Educational Services Ltd, Lavdeep Singh, MD – Asia Pacific, Wunderman Thompson LLC, Anshu Budhraja, CEO, Amway India, Moloy Banerjee, Head Gasses – South Asia, Linde South Asia Services Pvt Ltd, Anup Rau, CEO, Future Generali India Insurance Co. Ltd, Girish Kousgi, MD & CEO, Canfin Homes Ltd, Pankaj Bhardwaj, VP and GM, Avery Dennison, Ashok Jaipuria, CMD, Cosmo Films, Rajesh Thakur, CEO, Motherson Sumi Infotech & Designs Ltd among others.
Summing up his company’s role Raj said: “We at Zaggle are committed to build state-of-the-art financial solutions which would help automate and empower businesses to increase efficiency, transparency and productivity which would eventually help us to achieve the goal of becoming the Global Digital Bank”.