Naspers-backed PayU India has announced the appointment of Maneesh Goel as its new chief financial officer, said a company statement issued today.
As part of his new role at the company, Goel will directly report to Aakash Moondhra, CFO of PayU Global.
Goel has spent over 19 years in the field of finance. Most recently, he has served as the CEO of Den Snapdeal TV Shop, building a TV commerce business in 2014 and scaling it up to achieve the break-even.
Maneesh brings forth industry extensive experience in the financial and entrepreneurial domain. His expertise in strategic planning, working capital and funds management, M&A activities and establishing automated systems are going to work in the favour of PayU India,” said B Amrish Rau, CEO of PayU India.
“PayU India is one of the leading names to reckon with 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,” said Goel on his new appointment.
Goel has previously worked as a CFO for iDiscoveri Education and Get it Infoservices (Askme.com)
PayU is the leading online payment service provider in 16 high growth markets, dedicated to creating a fast, simple and efficient payment process for merchants and buyers. In India, PayU covers nearly 60% of the entire e-commerce sector and processes over 40,000 crores of digital payments in India annually. In September, PayU had acquired Citrus Pay, a Mumbai-based fintech company.