Paytm promotes Vikas Garg to deputy chief financial officer
today Sep 26, 2019
Digital payments company Paytm owned by One97 Communications has elevated Vikas Garg to the position of deputy chief financial officer from his current role of senior vice president finance.
In his new role, Garg will be in charge of the group’s financial operations. He will report to the company’s CEO and founder, Vijay Shekhar Sharma.
Garg has been with Paytm for over a decade and has been leading the finance operations for the group.
Commenting on the appointment, Vijay Shekhar Sharma founder & CEO of Paytm in a statement said: "Vikas has been with the company for long and his finance operating skills have grown alongside the company. I congratulate him on becoming Deputy CFO and working with Paytm leadership at the next level.”
Commenting on his new role, Vikas Garg added: “It has been an exciting journey and a phenomenal learning experience for me. I have tremendous respect for what we are building and I am looking forward to contributing towards our incredible growth. I am fully committed to the vision of our founder to make Paytm the largest and most successful Fintech company in India.”
Garg has over 20 years of experience in corporate finance, including corporate accounting, business planning & analysis, M&A and overseas expansion. He was worked with companies like goibibo, ICICI Bank before joining Paytm.