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V George Antony

After completing graduation in commerce from Sacred Heart College, Cochin, Mr. George joined Catholic Syrian Bank in the year 1981. His thirty seven years career in management began with the brief experience with this bank. Being a very energetic individual, having a flair and determination to come up in life, he left for UAE in February 1982, and joined UAE Exchange Centre LLC, Abu Dhabi, in its 2nd year of operations. From a humble beginning Mr. George has worked in various capacities within the company.

Present positions Held
  • NE Director Unimoni
  • Advisor – UAE Exchange & Finance Ltd (Broking Division)
  • Country Head – UAE Exchange Centre llc, Liaison Office India
  • Secretary – Kerala Management Association
  • Member – Governing Council, St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam
Core Expertise
  • Business Turn Around Specialist
  • Business Automation Specialist
  • Business Director
Hobbies
  • Farming
Career

Quest and aspiration spurred him to look for something more challenging, finally taking him to UAE in 1982. He joined the UAE Exchange Centre LLC, Abu Dhabi, in the 2nd year of operations. Mr. George was entrusted with numerous portfolios and in all those, he shone well with sincerity, reliability and candor.

The confidence that the Company had in him was evident, when Mr. George was chosen to start its operations in India. In his courage and industriousness, he took up the challenge boldly. The Indian operations commenced in 1994, opening its first office in Kochi, Kerala. Mr. George is instrumental in setting up & further developing the following companies today, in India

UAE Exchange Centre Liaison Office

Liaison office of UAE Exchange Centre LLC was started in the year 1994, with an intention to streamline the reconciliation work of the company.

UAE Exchange & Financial Services Ltd

UAE Exchange & Financial Services Ltd currently Unimoni is a Non Deposit accepting NBFC (Non-Banking Financial Company) (NBFC-ND)/ a Public limited Company carrying out Loan business, Foreign Exchange business, Foreign Money Transfer business, Travel services, Gold Loan, Insurance, X-Trade etc. The company started its operations in the year 1999 and Mr. George was heading the Company since its inception till December 2017 as its MD and CEO till he stepped down.

  • Largest Authorized Dealer (AD Category II)
  • First AD II license holder and one of the largest currency exporters
  • AD II to get Semi Closed Prepaid Instrument license
  • Largest Foreign Inward Money Transfer agent under MTSS license from RBI

It had a countrywide network of 370 plus direct branches with over 3500 plus direct employees as on December 2017. It had over 5000 subagents spread in 19 states. The Company had a customer base of 21 lakhs, approximately around 15000 customers daily.

UAE Exchange& Finance Ltd

The company is into whole gamut of wealth management services and is a member of the National Stock Exchange of India Ltd and the Bombay Stock Exchange and provides screen based share trading services to its customers. Currently associated with this company in the capacity of an Advisor.

Business Accomplishments

An awesome tale of success which he built up from the scratch, is what a huge financial enterprise is today, thereby placing him among the few exceptionally successful business leaders in India. His Company makes profits by manifolds each year and diversifies into a plethora of consumer services at a brilliant pace.

Technology

He has been the driving force behind IT infrastructure and solutions that caters aptly to the varied needs of a business spread across the country throughout mega cities, towns and villages. All applications and products run on home grown ERP system developed with the business lessons, the company has learned over the decades used by 3500 plus direct employees of the company as well as its 5000 agents.

People

Mr. George has for his unique assets, his people skills and down to earth manner which motivates his workforce to stay dedicated and inspired. Standing by him is a strong team of over 3500 plus direct employees, held by a well-defined organizational hierarchy providing a strong platform for the employees to prove themselves.

Mr. George has proved to be the most successful Business Manager in tune with the times of virtue of his inimitable ability to delve deep into the psyche and aspirations of the customer. He owes this skill to the hands on experience he had gained in the field of Customer Relations, Business Development, Information Technology and Management. His high technical awareness and sound knowledge in vast areas ably supplements his planning and key decision making skills.

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