Financial advice portal InvestmentYogi has recently received a new round of funding from its existing investors. The Company also announced that the Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Anirudha Basu as the Chief Operating Officer, and Mr. Kranthi Kiran, as the Vice President of Technology. In addition, Mr. Safa Rashtchy, a founding investor and member of the Board, has been appointed the Chairman of the Board.
Since 2008, the company claims to have served more than 4.3 million Indians with questions on personal financial issues, exceeding the company’s initial mission. The Company’s TaxYogi product has the top market share now, and the financial planning software has helped tens of thousands of Indians manage their finances and plan for a secure future.
Anirudha Basu has over 12 years of experience in transforming businesses and creating value. Prior to joining InvestmentYogi, Anirudha was with GAP Miners India Pvt Ltd as a founding member responsible for Revenue, P&L Management and Marketing for UPto75.com and NoMoreQueue.com. Kranthi Kiran, VP of Technology has over 8 years of experience in building intelligent systems.
Prior to InvestmentYogi, Kranthi founded a social help network called DoesAnyone.com. Safa Rashtchy isan international investor and advisor, based in Silicon Valley. Until 2007, Safa was a Managing Director at Piper Jaffray and Company, a global Investment bank. InvestmentYogi also announced the addition of Ms. Sindhura Reddy as Assistant Manager – Marketing. She has a Master’s degree in Engineering Management from University of Southern California, Los Angeles and Bachelors in Computer science from Osmania University.