Basic Info

Ravi Agarwal

8 years

Kolkata, India

Doctorate Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Manager at 123 stores ecommerce

Experience Details

Manager

Accounting/Finance, Operations/Management, Banking

Manager

• Finance lead responsible for accounting practices and policies for operations in India, Singapore, Canada and US.
• Responsible for finalization, consolidation and proper audit of accounts.
• Responsible to manage cash liquidity to ensure business continuity. Monitored cash flow and ensured seamless day to day activities of the business.
• Responsible for annual budgeting and proper resource allocations to improve financial performance of the company.
• Developed tools (Dashboard and matrics) and procedures (SOP) that drove efficiency and improved the financial control and performance of the company.
• Lead an IT Team from business side for development of software program for accounting.
• Developing and maintaining key financial and operational metrics, analyzing and reporting monthly variance analysis and providing ad-hoc reporting and analysis.
• Represented company in meetings with banks for loan utilization, pre-payment, cash inflows and outflows management.
• Responsible for identifying the risk areas and implementation of internal control to mitigate the risk.
• Performed due diligence activities for potential mergers and acquisitions.
• Responsible for reviewing and providing financial viability of new business and marketplace.
• Compliance lead for internal audits and taxation.


Company Details

123 stores ecommerce (multinational)

India

N/A

Retail

N/A

Dec 2012 to present (4 years)
Manager at SREI BNP Paribas

Experience Details

Manager

Accounting/Finance, Banking, Operations/Management

Manager

• Responsible for implementation of standard accounting and cash management system in 82 branches and 12 regional offices across India level with the objective of timely collection and least revenue leakage.
• Managing a team for keeping check on portfolio quality and regional performance in the basis of regional potential.
• Credit verification and risk analysis of various critical cases and new proposals
• Review the strength, adequacy and effectiveness of Financial and Operational Controls and recommend improvements in existing policies and process
• Responsible for designing and implementation of policy and processes by identifying potential risk areas in-coordination with PMO
• Performing control checks to identify potential internal fraud and/or process deviation leading to financial and operational loss
• Actively participated in implementation of real time collection control system and cash management system
• Evaluation of different process followed throughout the company putting special emphasis on revenue leakage & process improvements
• Drafting and review of audit reports, collection of management responses, releasing final reports and presenting to Audit committee


Company Details

SREI BNP Paribas (multinational)

India

N/A

Accounting and Auditing Services, Financial Services

N/A

Feb 2011 to Dec 2012 (1 year 10 months)
Senior Associate at Price Waterhouse Coopers

Experience Details

Senior Associate

Accounting/Finance, Banking, Operations/Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

• Financial Audit of US investment management companies like Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs and John Hancock.
• Review of pricing of different units in mutual funds.
• Forecast of pricing of different mutual fund units and check the variance with the current price range.


Company Details

Price Waterhouse Coopers (multinational)

India

N/A

Accounting and Auditing Services

N/A

Jun 2009 to Feb 2011 (1 year 8 months)
Article Assistant at BDO Lodha (Lodha & Co.)

Experience Details

Article Assistant

Accounting/Finance

Entry Level

• Sox Audit of iGate Global Solutions Limited (subsidiary of US based iGate Corporation).
• Managed team of 100 individuals for revenue assessment of National Highway Authority of India
• Statutory Audit of Revathi Equipment Limited, Duncans Industries Limited, Star Paper Mills Limited, Newby Teas Overseas Pvt Ltd (100% EOU)
• Internal Audit of Appejay Tea Ltd, Sitel Operating Corporation India Ltd (Joint Venture of ITC Ltd)


Company Details

BDO Lodha (Lodha & Co.)

India

N/A

Accounting and Auditing Services

N/A

Jun 2006 to May 2009 (2 years 11 months)

Achievements


• Rewarded for ‘Individual performance’ in 123 stores for automation of accounting process. • Rewarded for ‘Individual performance’ in 123 stores for closure of books and completion of audit in most efficient manner. • Rewarded for ‘Team performance’ in 123 stores for software development of Accounts Receivable process with the objective of timely collection of dues to ensure the proper liquidity management.

Education

Chartered Accountant in Finance

Education Details

Chartered Accountant

Finance, Account, Audit

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, India

Not specified

N/A

N/A

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
2003 - 2008
High School - Other

High School Details

Other

Shree Jain Vidyalaya

India

2006

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

Shree Jain Vidyalaya
2006

Certifications

Certificate details

Chartered Accountnat

Nov 2008

N/A

N/A

N/A

ICAI

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Computer course 250 hours

Jan 2006

ICAI

N/A

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Profile Skills and Keywords

123 Stores EcommerceAccountAccountingAccounting And Auditing ServicesAccountsAnalyticsArticle AssistantAuditBankingBusiness-orientedChartered AccountnatComputer Course 250 HoursEnglishFinanceFinancial ServicesInnovationInnovativeInsuranceInternetLeaderMISManagementManagerMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft OfficeMicrosoft PowerPointMicrosoft WordMySQLPlannerPrice Waterhouse CoopersRetailSREI BNP ParibasSenior AssociateTeam PlayerTechnologiesTravelling

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Internet

Internet

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

MySQL

MySQL

: Beginner

: High

:

3-5 years

Fields of Expertise

accounts

accounts

: Expert

: High

:

More than 7 years

finance

finance

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Audit

Audit

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

MIS

MIS

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Analytics

Analytics

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Key Skills

Leader, Planner, Business-oriented, Innovative, Team Player

Online Presence

https://www.linkedin.com/in/ravi-agarwal-95456a14?trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile

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