Dr. Ashok Ajmera
Mr.Ashok Ajmera, a qualified Chartered Accountant , is the Chairman and Managing Director of Ajcon Global Services Ltd, a BSE listed Company engaged in the entire gamut of capital markets & financial services. He possesses over 40 years of experience in the field of Corporate Advisory, Banking & Project Financing,Equity Research, Merchant Banking and Capital Markets.
During his long professional career, Mr.Ajmera has helped more than 500 small & medium enterprises setting up their projects and assisting them to arrange the required finances. The scope of his work included right from preparation of Project Report, TEV Study to the project implementation, project monitoring and arrangement of the required finance from the Banking system, Private Equity Firms, Venture Capitalists and NBFCs. Mr.Ajmera has in depth knowledge of almost all the sectors from textile to plastic, chemical to oil & petroleum, engineering to automobile, cement, steel to construction, Paper to packaging, banking & financial sector to software and so on so forth. He has tremendous contacts & networking with experts & professionals.
Mr.Ajmera is also on the Advisory Board of Association of Certified Financial Crime Specialists (ACFCS-USA), India Chapter.
In the past he served as an Independent Director of Canara Bank Securities Ltd (100 % Subsidiary of Canara Bank), Board Member of BSE Brokers Forum (BBF), NSE Members Association (ANMI), BSE’s SME Working Group & several Committees of NSE. He is also the Founder Member & Director of JITO Incubation & Innovation Fund (JIIF).
Mr Ajmera has contributed several articles and interviews in Newspapers & magazines. Leading news & business channels interview him on regular basis as a Capital Market Expert / Stock Analyst. He has more than 2500 appearances on these channels to his credit. He has also presented well researched papers in Universities, Management Institutes, National & International Seminars on subjects related to Indian Economy, Capital Markets and Project Finance.
He also authored a hand book on financial planning, published by the CPE Board of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He also presented a well-researched paper on the ‘Opening up of Indian economy’ in Japan way back in 1992.
On the social front, Mr.Ajmera is an active Rotarian as the Past President of Rotary Club of Bombay North. All through his life he was engaged in various social activities and was an active Jaycee, Past President of Lions Club of South Bombay, Managing Committee Member of Nana Chudasama’s “I Love Mumbai” & F.T. Khorakiwala’s Citizen Council for Better Tomorrow (CCBT), Member of JITO, Board Member of International Vaish Federation(Mumbai) & Mahavir
International (Mumbai). Most importantly, he was appointed by Government of Maharashtra as a Special Executive Magistrate for over 6 years. Ajmera’s name appears amongst a very few Indians who have the fellowship of all the large three International NGOs viz. Henry Gissinbier Fellowship (JCI), Melvin Jones Fellowship (Lions International) and Paul Harris Fellowship (Rotary International). He is also a Senator of JCI and an International Trainer having conducted more than 300 training seminars and workshops on Individual & Personality Development. He also has a Youtube Channel in the name of “ Project Share the Wisdom”.
Mr.Ajmera has received many awards and accolades, a few of them are Management Man of the Year Award for consecutive three years at the hands of Governor of Maharashtra, International Award for Excellence in the field of Management by IES. He has been conferred with the honorary doctorate in Financial management by KIU, South Korea.
Mr.Ajmera has toured extensively abroad and has addressed several International Business Conferences most recent being ICSA, AGM. He is also an Angel Investor and takes keen interest in promoting entrepreneurship skills amongst the youngsters.
On Personal front, Mr.Ashok Ajmera is married to Pragati , managing her NGO Pehchaan Pragati Foundation and the couple has two sons Ankit married to CA. Pallavi and Anuj married to Shikha and have four grandchildren. His hobbies are travelling, meeting people, public speaking, training and social work.