March 27 2013  |  People

Raj Shah joins Flemingo as Executive Director – Finance with focus on the Americas

By Ryan White

“I believe Flemingo, with its focus on the high-growth emerging economies, strong business model, visionary leadership and excellent execution capabilities, is uniquely positioned to drive substantial growth and value over the next few years and provide a strong value proposition." Raj Shah, Executive Director - Finance, Flemingo

Raj Shah has joined the Flemingo team as Executive Director - Finance to focus on the company’s aggressive growth plans in emerging markets, investor/funding relationships, financial reporting and preparation for listing. He has lived and worked in the USA for over 30 years, with several years of experience as CFO of large- and medium-sized global companies listed on the US stock exchange. As such, Flemingo notes that he has significant experience with the rules, regulations and compliance requirements of the US market. His principal role at Flemingo will be to work closely with the Board and the senior management team to achieve the vision of reaching US$2 billion in sales by 2020. As part of this objective, Shah will lead the preparation for public listing in the US. 

“I believe Flemingo, with its focus on the high-growth emerging economies, strong business model, visionary leadership and excellent execution capabilities, is uniquely positioned to drive substantial growth and value over the next few years and provide a strong value proposition,” says Shah. “It is an exciting story and I am delighted to be part of such a dynamic company and management team.” 

Atul Ahuja, CEO of Flemingo, welcomed Shah to the team at the companies Next Frontier meeting in Dubai: “Raj brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and a track record that our company needs to accomplish its goals over the coming years,” he said.

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