- Prateek Chandra, CFO IndiaMART has been awarded as the CA CFO in the category of “emerging corporate and services”
- The 16th edition of The ICAI Award by The Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of India was held in Kolkata on January 10, 2023
Mr. Prateek Chandra, CFO, IndiaMART has been awarded as the CA CFO-For Emerging Corporates – Services by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) at the 16th ICAI Awards Ceremony, at the Taj Bengal hotel in Kolkata. The event was held in the presence of Dr. C.V. Ananda Bose (Hon Governor of West Bengal), CA. (Dr.) Debashis Mitra (President, ICAI) ,CA. Aniket Sunil Talati (Vice President, ICAI) , CA. Ranjeet Kumar Agarwal (Chairman CMI&B of ICAI) and CA.(Dr.) Raj Chawla (Vice Chairman CMI&B of ICAI).
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) instituted ICAI Awards way back in the year 2007 to recognize the members who have demonstrated excellence and portrayed an abiding commitment to achieve heights as CA professionals. According to ICAI, “This award seeks to honor the individuals who possess excellent skills, dedication, enthusiasm, leadership, and the ability to deliver the best that we all strive to emulate.” This was the 16th chapter of the very initiative, where Mr. Chandra has been felicitated on stage for his achievement by Hon Governor of West Bengal, Dr. C.V. Ananda Bose.
While receiving the award Mr. Prateek Chandra expressed,“I am grateful to all for contemplating me for this award and would like to thank my family, friends, colleagues and team as getting this recognition would not have been possible without their help and support. This is a proud moment and a recognition for all of us at IndiaMART and every small business at the farthest corner of the country for whom we work relentlessly.”
About IndiaMART IndiaMART is India’s largest online B2B marketplace, connecting buyers with suppliers. With a 60% market share of the online B2B Classified space in India, the channel focuses on providing a “360- degree solution” to Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs), Large Enterprises as well as individuals. Founded in 1999, the company’s mission is ‘to make doing business easy’ and is trusted with 160 million buyers, 7.3 million sellers, and has 87 million products & services on its platform leading to ~40 million business enquiries every month. During FY-22, company had consolidated revenue of INR 866 Crores and profit after tax of INR 298 Crores. The company reported consolidated revenue of operations of Rs 241 Cr and consolidated EBITDA of Rs 67 Cr in Q2 FY23.