|RAJESH AGRAWAL - ASIAN LEADERSHIP AS YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR 2011|
Mr. Rajesh Agrawal is the founder of RationalFX, Europe's leading online foreign exchange and international payments company.
RationalFX was started as a two-man business in 2005, and is now one of the fastest growing businesses in the UK. With offices in UK, France and Italy, it provides foreign exchange and international payments services to thousands of businesses across Europe. RationalFX recently launched its online money transfer service called Xendpay which enables users to send money to almost any bank account in the world, for no fees and great exchange rates. RationalFX is also the principal sponsor for Birmingham City Football Club for the season 2011-2012.
Rajesh has over ten years of experience in IT, currency risk management and commercial foreign exchange. In July 2008, Rajesh Agrawal was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce (FRSA) on a personal invitation by the trustee board and is also a Charter Member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE).He has been nominated for several awards including Asian Achievers Awards and Lloyds TSB KPMG Awards for Business and Commerce. Rajesh holds a Bachelor's degree in Finance & Marketing, and an MBA in IT & Marketing.
Rajesh is also an adept speaker and writer on foreign exchange markets, work philosophy and entrepreneurship.