Mr. Veeraraghavan brings to URC an impressive financial background of over 25 years of experience. Prior to joining URC, Mr. Veeraraghavan held the position of Chief Financial Officer and Chief Treasury Officer for the MENA region, at KEO International Consultants. He has also held a number of high profile positions at such as CFO and Head of Investment of Commercial Real Estate Company (Al Tijaria) and Group Controller at Alghanim Industries,– Fast Moving Consumer Goods.
In URC, Mr. Veeraraghavan is responsible for leading strategic financial planning, development, evaluation, and the coordination of the Finance department, as well as the management of URC’s financial resources to maximize shareholder value and ensure compliance with the best industry practices on regulatory, financial control and reporting requirements.
Mr. Veeraraghavan holds an MBA in Finance from Saint Mary’s University, Canada. He is also a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), and a Cost & Works Accountant from the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (ICWAI).