Raj Ahuja is the Chief Financial Officer of FINO PayTech. He heads Corporate Finance, Accounts, Legal & Secretarial, Financial Planning & Analysis and Risk & Internal Audit at the company.
He has over 22 years of experience in IT, Banking, Consumer Electronics, Media and Telecom companies. During this period, he has worked in Finance, Accounts and Commercial Operations with focus on Investor Relations, Analytics, Operations, Mergers, Financial structuring and the sub-functions like Planning, Controllership, Legal, Compliances and Taxation.
He was with Wipro for 15 years and worked for its various businesses holding important positions such as General Manager-Finance for BFSI vertical of Wipro Technologies; Controller for Wipro Infotech, Business Finance Head for IT Products; Corporate Audit Manager and CFO of various business units. During his long stint with Wipro, he was placed in various verticals spanning the entire gamut of Finance and Accounts Function of the group and shifted locations between Delhi and Bangalore.
He has also worked with Star India Private Limited as Executive Vice President - Finance in Mumbai and as Director - Finance & Operations with Philips/NXP Semiconductors India Limited in Bangalore. Immediately prior to joining FINO, Raj was working with One97 Communications in NCR as the Chief Financial Officer with specific focus on preparing the company for next level of growth and business expansion plans.
Raj is a rank-holder Chartered Accountant besides being a qualified Cost Accountant. He is a commerce graduate from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi. He has had the distinction of being among the top rankers throughout his academic career.