Jaipur, Nov 27, 2017: YES BANK, India’s fifth largest private sector bank, launched a knowledge series for Top Executives and Promoters of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises in partnership with Rajasthan Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 24 Nov, 2017 in Jaipur. The event strives to help local entrepreneurs scale their businesses for global audiences and gain competitive advantage.
The ‘Scale-up’ Knowledge Series is designed to focus on equipping SMEs with information about resource planning and management of challenges associated with scaling up, more so, in the context of the tectonic shifts taking place in global commerce due to rapid changes in technology and a dynamic geo-political and regulatory environment.
The exclusive forum of SME CXOs witnessed an august audience of over 150 leaders and engaging discussions led by Chief Guest Shri Rajpal Singh Shekhawat, Cabinet Minister - Industry, NRI, Govt. Enterprise, DMIC, Govt. of Rajasthan who set the tone of the discussion by highlighting the vast unexplored business opportunities in Rajasthan and importance of Scaling up Businesses in the state. The event also saw participation from industry captains such as I.C. Agarwal, Promoter, Genus Power Infrastructure Ltd; Rajesh Dhamani, Hony. Secretary, Jewelers Association Jaipur; Harendra Singh, Promoter, HG Infra Engineering Ltd. and Deepak Data, Promoter, Data Group. The panel was moderated by Gaurav Goel, Senior President and Country Head, Commercial Business Banking, YES BANK.
Addressing the forum, Chief Guest, Shri Rajpal Singh Shekhawat said, “Rajasthan is moving forward towards becoming Investment Capital in Northern India. Rajasthan with easy availability of raw materials, human resources and consistent law & order is all set to become a major logistics and IT sector hub. Efforts should be made to promote research in the MSME sector and towards the same, I urge the banking and financial sector to meet debt requirements in the MSME sector”.
YES BANK continues to ensure a digitally-enabled banking solutions platform wherein SMEs are equipped with a GST-ready product suite which includes - customized current account, credit card, dedicated webpage & call-back service for any GST query, and a unique cash flow management solution designed by Numberz, a start-up which recently graduated from YES BANK’s Fintech Accelerator.
About YES BANK
YES BANK, India’s fourth largest private sector bank is a high quality, customer centric and service driven Bank. Since inception in 2004, YES BANK has grown into a ‘Full Service Commercial Bank’ providing a complete range of products, services and technology driven digital offerings, catering to corporate, MSME & retail customers. YES BANK operates its Investment banking, Merchant banking & Brokerage businesses through YES SECURITIES and its Mutual Fund business through YES Asset Management (India) Limited, both wholly owned subsidiaries of the Bank. Headquartered in Mumbai, it has a pan-India presence across all 29 states and 7 Union Territories in India including an IBU at GIFT City, and a Representative Office in Abu Dhabi.
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