Mr. Arun Agarwal, Chairman, Ebizindia Consulting Pvt. Ltd. is a Gold medalist from Jadavpur University, having topped the university in 1986, as a post-graduate in computer engineering.
During 1999-2000, the year of the dreaded “Y2K problem”, which was an important moment for the entire business community all across the globe, Arun worked with utmost confidence, convincing lots with his opinion that there was no reason for fear. This was extensively covered by the local press at that time, naming Arun as a “Y2K EXPERT”.
His company, Ebizindia, an organization based at Kolkata, sets up and promotes web sites for the clients, with specific focus on usability and conversion of visitors into sales leads. They deal with companies not only in India, but also in USA, UK and the rest of Europe. The company also helps its clients leverage the power of social media and mobile Internet to improve their branding with the use of blogs, press releases and video.
Arun claims himself to be "an engineer by profession and marketer by passion".
Mr. Dinesh Jain:
Managing Director of AUM Group, Mr. Dinesh Jain encompasses 30 years of experience in financial & Commodity industry.
Initially started career in family business of trading under Anup Chand Akhilesh Kumar and was instrumental in smoothening of the Jute Trading business, wheat products and expanded other new areas like Pulses, Mustard Seed, Oil cakes, etc. In 1985, expanded on Jute trading business in the style of Namokar Jute supply which, in not more than 3 years, became one of the top few largest broking houses in Calcutta.
Moving on, in early 1990s, apprehensive of the scope in the stock broking business, incorporated Gentleman Share Broker, as one of the first integrated systematic stock broking houses in Kolkata. In 1995, he along with Mr. Hemant Kanoria, Managing Director of SREI as a Partner, entered into a novel and futuristic business of Debt Market, to serve the requirements of Provident Fund Trusts and Cooperative Banks, in the name of SREI International Securities Limited (SISL). Under his leadership, SISL got Satellite Dealership license and in not less than 2 years SISL became the largest Satellite Dealer in Government Securities in India, empanelled with all the major Banks and Institutions. Due to their very active role, SISL was the only Satellite Dealer whose license was renewed by RBI.
Later on in 2005, exploring more of entrepreneurial abilities, Mr. Jain established AUM Capital, for mutual fund distribution. Thereafter, till date AUM is expanding with the speed of light and currently is in the business of equity commodity broking, currency derivatives and hedging, Trade Finance Credit (Buyers & Suppliers Credit), Debt Market, Loan Syndication, Project Finance, Commercial Paper and Insurance.
An FCA, CS & CWA, Mr. Jain holds an LLB degree and is a Certified Financial Planner.
He is actively associated with city-based leading Chambers of Commerce & Associations.