Govvind Raja

Expert in Strategy, Funding, Market entry strategy for India/MENA/UK, M&A

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Rudra Investments

1000 /30mins

Short Biography

- A seasoned Investment Banking professional with hands-on experience in Corporate strategy, General Management, Finance, HR, Operations & Process improvement. - Strong advocate of Entrepreneurship - By qualification, a Chartered Accountant & a Company Secretary with around 13 years of experience. - Worked in leadership positions in US, Europe and Middle East based MNCs. Has worked in start-up companies in different capacities and contributed for the organizational growth. - Managing Partner, Moneybag Ventures - Advisory Board member,JGI Ventures - Board member, Etisalat Software Solutions Pvt Ltd. - Identified as Top 100 influential CFOs of India by CIMA. After taking baby steps, Moneybag Ventures is galloping now. We are now in India, US and Dubai, very soon starting in Singapore.


Member Advisory Board for Tech deals, Rudra Investments

Dec 2014 to Present

Advisory Committee Member, JGI Ventures India Pvt. Ltd.

May 2014 to Present

Managing Partner,

Dec 2013 to Present

Moneybag Ventures, Investment Banking firm is a part of JGI Group, a reputed Venture Catalysts based in Bangalore. Moneybag has been advising early and growth stage Companies on fund raising and advisory services. In the first phase of its global expansion plan, Moneybag has recently started its operations in Dubai & US. The Firm is run by seasoned professionals with hands on experience in strategy, finance, operations & process improvement. Moneybag Ventures assists its corporate clients in capital structuring and arranging optimal financing solutions for various requirements such as recapitalization, asset financing, bridge funding, acquisition financing, pare-IPO financing and project funding amongst others. We also cater to Strategic Advisory Services, New Market Entry Strategy, New Venture Scouting , Mergers and Acquisitions, Sell Side/Buy Side & Valuations.

Member of the Board, Technologia

May 2008 to Present

Started as the Manager - Finance & HRA and is currently the Member of the Board

Sr. Manager, Natural Search

Dec 2004 to May 2008

Finance manager, TYCO

Dec 2000 to Dec 2004


BCOM, VNC,Hospet

Jan 1994 to Jan 1997

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