Jay has deep knowledge, skills and experience in the areas of strategy development, financial analysis, valuations and transaction management. He has a Masters degree from the University of California, Los Angeles and a Bachelors degree in Engineering from the University of Pune.
Prior to joining CEO ally, Jay worked with PA Consulting Group, a global management consultancy. During his time with PA, Jay worked with clients in sectors as diverse as high-tech, financial services, government, health care, and media & entertainment. He led clients to realize value through the development of new product and service initiatives, and the alignment of operations to support these initiatives. His work includes the definition of a new diagnostic product for a bio-medical device manufacturer with revenues in excess of $300M, delivery of a $250M vendor realignment strategy for a pharmaceuticals company, and the fair market valuation and TCO estimation of an operational division with a $50M+ asset base for a government entity.
Jay was an entrepreneur at Aajrekar Battery Plates, India, a firm manufacturing industrial batteries prior to joining PA Consulting Group. Under his leadership ABP grew at an annualized rate greater than 50% through new product lines and key government contracts that resulted in Aajrekar’s products being installed across most of India’s power grid, one of the key drivers for Aajrekar’s continued success.
Jay’s skills and experience spanning small businesses and large corporations, strategy and operations, and business environments in the US and India position him uniquely to deliver advice to that enables executives to realize their goals.