Rajesh Kaimal is the Business Head of Manipal City & Guilds Private Limited (MCG). As Business Head of MCG, Rajesh heads the India Operations and is responsible for all day-to-day management decisions and implementing the Company’s long and short term plans. He reports to the Board of Manipal City & Guilds and to CFO of Manipal Global Education Services Private Limited (MaGE).
Rajesh was the Senior General Manager - Corporate Finance and Investor Relations of MaGE, based in Bangalore. In his role, he was responsible for Management Accounts, Treasury and Procurement. He was also the Project Manager for the SAP implementation project (Srishti) at MaGE.
Rajesh has over 20 years of rich Corporate experience, of which the last 15 years has been with the Manipal Group - first 5 years being in Healthcare and the last 10 years in Education. He started his career at AFCONS Infrastructure Limited in Mumbai in June 1995. In July 1997 he took up an assignment at Blue Cross Laboratories Limited (BCL) where he was accountable for setting up the budgeting system of the Company, introduced the computerized MIS reporting system and introduced the concept of Product Profitability thereby making it possible to study the impact of price change, efficacy of marketing initiatives and impact of changes in raw material rates. Rajesh has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from K. J. Somaiya College, Mumbai and an MBA in Finance from the Institute of Technology & Management, Mumbai.