Rise India recognised as one of Asia's 100 Greatest Brands & Leaders 2016

| Updated: Jan 27, 2017 20:48 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 27 (ANI): Rise India, a strategic investment firm contributing to skill development and education, was recognised as one of Asia's 100 greatest brands, in the education sector. The Co-founder and CEO, Ajay Chhangani was recognised to be one among Asia's 100 greatest leaders. With an endeavour to build a robust skill eco-system in the country, Rise India has contributed immensely to skilling the youth and helping them build a sustainable livelihood. Under the leadership of Mr. Chhangani, the company has accomplished skilling nearly one lakh candidates across India, with a presence in over 10 states, 85 skill development centers and smart classes in over 100 school campuses. "Youth are the backbone of a nation and we at Rise India look forward to diligently offer modern approaches to enhance skill training and education in India," said Chhangani. Through its ventures, Rise India has succeeded in the training and placement of students in sectors such as retail, IT, BSFI, construction, driving, and renewable energy. Since its incorporation in 2012, Rise India has witnessed an escalated growth with employee strength of over 300 and a PAN India presence, distinguishing itself from its contemporaries. "Over the years, we have meticulously worked with Government and private players to enhance skill capacity of the country. Rise India is committed to boost skill training and development in India and we aim to continuously build the momentum in the coming years," said Chairman of Rise India, Ashok Jain. Asia's 100 Greatest Brands and Leaders 2016 is a research based listing using both primary and secondary data researched across 15 industries in Asia, with scores from jury members, United Research Services International and PwC. The brands are scanned, researched, understood and, after much deliberation by a competent team of experts, put on deserving pedestals for the admiration and veneration of the world. In the next seven years, Rise India is committed to provide effective training to over 2.5 lakh candidates and simultaneously up skill another 2.5 lakh candidates in various sectors including driving training. (ANI)