The Advisory Board will operate like a Think Tank and complement the company’s ongoing efforts for continuous improvement and help leverage its strengths to exploit potential
BLS International today announced the creation of a high powered Advisory Board that will complement the good work being done by its strong management team. The members of the Advisory Board are senior and prominent Bureaucrats, recognized for their successful track record and leadership. The Advisory Board will operate like a Think Tank and complement the company’s ongoing efforts for continuous improvement and help leverage its strengths to exploit potential. This is yet another major step in its ongoing drive to grow its business ethically and efficiently.
Commenting on the development, Shikhar Aggarwal, Jt. Managing Director BLS International said “We operate in an industry that has immense potential and BLS International is growing rapidly. We are an agile and flexible company that constantly innovates to find solutions for its clients. This is a distinct advantage in a rapidly growing industry and added to the fact that we are the only listed company in visa, consular and citizenship industry we expect to create to generate significant shareholder wealth in the near future. The quality of the Advisory Board itself is testimony to the company’s potential and vision for the future.”
The advisory Board has following members.
|Mr. Vinod Kumar Duggal||Chairman||Former Governor of Manipur and Mizoram|
|Mr. Ravi Dhingra||Member||Former Secretary to Government of India|
|Mr. Anil Wadhwa||Member||Former Secretary to Government of India|
|Mr. Rajiv Kumar||Member||Former Central Vigilance Commissioner|
|Mr. Neeraj Kumar||Member||Former Commissioner of Police (Delhi)|
|Mr. Sanjeev Tripathi||Member||Former Secretary, R&AW|
|Mr. T K Viswanathan||Member||Former Law Secretary and Former Secretary General Lok Sabha|
|Mr. Subhash Goel||Member||Chairman and MD of STIC Group|
BLS International has been partnering Governments and Embassies to deliver efficient support for visas applications and other consular services as well as citizen services using technology enabled secure processes. BLS International is ranked amongst the top three companies globally in this industry and is slowly getting noticed by long term investors. A recent report by Reuters indicates that EBITDA multiple for VFS, another company in the industry is estimated at 15 times for a possible stake sale.
About BLS International
BLS International is a leader in Consular and Visa process outsourcing and is a preferred partner for Embassies and Governments across the world. Recognized for being an ethical company in the industry and recently rated as ‘Best under a Billion’ by Forbes Asia amongst 24,000 companies. The Company is ISO 9001:2015 certified for Quality Management Systems, ISO 27001:2013 certified for Information Security Management Systems, ISO 14001 verified for Environmental Management Systems and ILO-OSH 2001 certified for Occupational Safety and Health.