Vipul Prakash

Vipul Prakash

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Bio:

Mr. Prakash is a Partner at EVC and specializes in evaluating investment opportunities as the leader of EVC´s Analysis Committee. Mr. Prakash has over two decades of experience in financial planning and business development, with a strong track record of delivering growth by defining and executing strategic plans, recruiting and developing high-performance teams and driving product development and commercialization. Mr. Prakash’s responsibilities include conducting financial analyses, assessing technologies and development efforts, interviewing references, and researching markets for companies under evaluation. A serial Entrepreneur, an Innovator and a Business creator, Mr. Prakash until recently was the Managing Director- India of Gi Group (global leaders in temporary staffing.) Mr. Prakash entered the recruitment sector 12 years back when he founded Elixir Consulting which Gi acquired from him in March of 2012. Under his leadership, Elixir Consulting transformed into one of the leading names in the industry of Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO). A concept that was pioneered by Elixir for the first time in India. He also founder the “Elixir School of Recruitment” India’s first school to train recruiters. In addition to his role at Gi Group, he is also championing the objectives of Indian Staffing Federation (ISF) as a Trustee and Member, Executive Board. Earlier in his career, Mr. Prakash has managed several other ventures including Websity which was into IT education, Regarde New York a high fashion ladies wear company, Pristine UAE a Middle East Based Trading Company. In the year 2011, he was awarded as one of the top 50 Inspiring Entrepreneurs of India by, Cyber Media.


Education:

Mr. Prakash is a University rank holder and distinguished alumni of Delhi University.