CoWrks Onboards Abhishek Goenka as the Chief Financial Officer
Corporate finance veteran, Abhishek Goenka joins as Chief Financial Officer of CoWrks, India’s fastest growing large-format shared office space provider. Bringing his deep expertise in finance and strategic planning, Goenka will also play the role of Chief Investment Officer at The CoWrks Foundry, an urban technology accelerator program launched with the vision to forge resilient and unsinkable businesses.
With an experience spanning over 25 years, Abhishek Goenka has worked with leading consulting firms like PwC, EY, Andersen and BMR Advisors. A chartered accountant by profession, he has dabbled in the areas of financial planning, financial structuring, fundraising, investments, taxation and corporate re-organization.
“As traditional offices have gone through a quantum shift and companies are now focusing on building workplace communities, the demand for world-class shared office spaces, such as ours, is swiftly rising. We have made significant headway since inception and with Abhishek’s expertise, we believe we can drive forward and execute a transformational change in a speedier manner. We are in a very exciting phase of our business and together, we look forward to laying the foundations that will augment our growth,” said Mr. Sidharth Menda, CEO, CoWrks.
“I am delighted to be a part of the CoWrks family. CoWrks has made rapid strides in a short span and I look forward to supporting its dynamic and young team in its next phase of growth,” said Mr. Abhishek Goenka. Chief Financial Officer, CoWrks and Chief Investment Officer, The CoWrks Foundry.
Since 2016, CoWrks has expanded its footprint to nine centers in four major metro cities. Spread across 1 million sq. ft., the collaborative community has strengthened to 10,000 members who believe that CoWrks offices are inspirational and reflect their unique personalities and preferences.
By the end of 2018, CoWrks envisions to establish 23 operational centers spread over 2.5 million sq. ft. and expand the community to over 25,000 members. The company further aims to increase their presence in major Indian cities - Bangalore, Mumbai, Delhi–NCR, Chennai, Pune and Hyderabad and foray into international markets.