Pune and London, 21st November 2018: More than 90 percent of startups fail, but with an increasing number of professionals shunning off their cushy jobs and taking a plunge in uncertain waters of entrepreneurship, these numbers have only increased over time. SRKay Consulting Group, a Private Equity, and acceleration firm based in Pune had embarked on a journey to decode every possible factor that can be managed to improve the success probability of startups.Read More
Pune and London, 5th October 2018: SRKay Consulting Group, a private equity venture of the multi-billion dollar SRK Group, has been going all out to get on board the best in the industry to lead their ambitious technology investments. SRKay had earlier announced its second round of funding for its talent commerce and consulting venture SCIKEY that is now getting launched in the Indian market and will expand to other global locations by 2019.Read More
Pune and Geneva, 19th July 2018: SRKay unveiled the path-breaking MindMatch Algorithm, based on the research by its Talent Solutions venture SCIKEY which can predict startup success, at the recently held UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development) meeting in Geneva. The algorithm utilizes several human-only attributes for the prediction, which have been largely ignored by startups and funding agencies across the globe, leading to massive startup failures so far. Thrashing some famous studies that point out several reasons why startups fail, Mr. Alok Kumar, the Managing Partner of SRKay said, "78 percent of startups are successful due to human only factors while the failures are primarily because of ignoring these factors."Read More
Pune, India. – July 10, 2018: SRKay Consulting Group, a private equity arm of the Mumbai-based multi-billion dollar SRK Group continues its rapid growth and announced the inauguration of its new office at the prestigious World Trade Centre in Pune. The company had recently opened a new office at The Willis Towers in Chicago in the month of May and the Global R&D Hub for its Ventures in Helsinki, Finland which was inaugurated in April 2018. The new office at WTC in Pune will cater to SRKay's ventures.Read More
Chicago and London, 27th June 2018: SRKay Consulting Group today announced the appointment of Philip Robbins-Jones as the President of its Technology Services venture, ScrumStart. Philip will be based out of Chicago and will manage the ScrumStart (SRKay Venture) operations in the US and Europe. Philip is an experienced, innovative CIO and Technology leader with a deep background in retail. His broad business background coupled with extensive technology experience has enabled success in multiple business critical leadership positions at some of the world's leading retailers, including Tesco, Sainsbury's and Sears.Read More
Pune and Chicago, 3rd May 2018: SRKay Consulting Group today announced the opening of its US office in Chicago. With its presence in the US, SRKay intends to open the vast market of North America to its ventures. Recently SRKay announced its intention to open the Helsinki R&D office in Finland to support innovation needs of its funded and accelerated ventures.Read More
Helsinki, London and Pune, 26th April 2018: SRKay Consulting Group announces its second round of investment in 'SCIKEY', a hiring lifecycle automation and talent marketplace that is planned for beta launch in select markets in May-June this year. SCIKEY got onboarded onto SRKay's accelerator ecosystem in late 2016, and since then team SCIKEY has been deeply engaged in cutting-edge research.Read More
Pune, 7th March 2018: SRKay Consulting Group, a technology private equity venture of the multi-billion dollar SRK Group, has been going all out to on board the best in the industry to lead their ambitious technology investments. SRKay today announces the joining of Sooraj Keswani as the Head of Consulting Practice, to lead the go-to-market strategy for products and solutions of ventures in Asia Pacific region.Read More
Florida & Pune, 21st December 2017: SRKay Consulting Group, a London-headquartered private equity venture of the multi-billion dollar SRK Group, announces the joining of Stuart Kippelman on its advisory board. Stuart is a highly acclaimed business and technology leader in the U.S., and is the former Senior Vice President and Global CIO at Platform Specialty Products, based in Florida.Read More
London, Pune, 10th October 2017: SRKay Consulting Group , a venture of the multi-billion dollar SRK Group, announces the appointment of Vinit Teredesai, ex-Senior VP & Global Head of Finance, HSBC GLT’s, as the Advisor Finance. He would be advising the Group in the areas of strategic global expansion, value measurement, pricing strategy, financial discipline and M&A for streamlining the growing global business operations for the group’s ventures.Read More
Pune, 16th August 2017: SRKay Consulting Group , a venture of the billion dollar SRK Group, based out of London and Mumbai, today announced its first product venture 'Serena Way', that will focus on solving customer experience challenges for businesses with its CXM (Customer Experience Management) platform and services.
Serena Way , a CXM venture is the outcome of more than one year of research and development effort.Read More
Pune, June 14, 2017: SRKay Consulting Group, a venture of the multi-billion dollar SRK Group, is going all out to get on board the best in the industry to lead their ambitious technology ventures. SRKay announces Shriram Viswanathan as the Group Chief Business Officer (CBO). He would be responsible for streamlining the global business operations for the group ventures.
"Shriram brings rich technology leadership that will help SRKay streamline its global business operations for several of its technology ventures after months of R&D efforts," said Alok Kumar, Managing Partner, SRKay Consulting Group.Read More
Pune, 27th July 2017: SRKay Consulting Group, a private equity venture promoted by Mumbai-based multi-billion dollar SRK Group, has taken yet another step in their vision towards becoming a global company. SRKay Consulting Group Limited UK will start operating their global operations from London and will focus on creating a footprint of its ventures from UK to other global destinations.
"We decided London as our global headquarters at the time when our first venture ScrumStart gained multinational clients and now is well-poised to accelerate its growth through physical presence in leading global locations. With this expansion, SRKay is looking at creating a network of strategic channel partners that would help us with our expansion plans," said Alok Kumar, Partner of SRKay Consulting Group in London, where he visited as part of the NASSCOM business delegation from India.Read More
Pune, 12th May 2017: SRKay Consulting Group, a private equity backed by one of the largest diamond manufacturing groups in the world, SRK Exports, has been able to break-even with one of its ventures in the first year itself. "Our first venture, ScrumStart Services, gets its break-even right in its first year. We are highly hopeful to repeat this success," said Alok Kumar, Managing Partner, SRKay Consulting Group, who is a renowned personality in the IT fraternity.
Since its inception last year, ScrumStart has been able to advise and help organizations around the globe in setting up and running their technology centres in India in the most effective way. It is now extending its services to assist organizations, especially in the technology products' domain, set up and launch their businesses in India.Read More
MUMBAI, November 25, 2016: SRK Group, India's leading diamond manufacturing company, is all set to make its arrival into IT industry. SRK Export, a well-known name in global diamond industry, has engaged Ex Managing Director of Sears IT and Management Services India Pvt. Ltd., Alok Kumar, to lead their ambitious high-end IT Company - SRKay Consulting Group. A well-known personality from technology industry, Kumar has previously started two technology companies successfully and he is set his standard higher with his new partnership with Shreyans Dholakia, Owner and Director - Marketing and IT at Shree Ramkrishna Exports Pvt. Ltd. (SRK Exports).Read More