Nirmit Parikh - Founder & CEO, apna

Nirmit Parikh

Founder & CEO, apna

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Founder & CEO - Apna | India's largest jobs and professional networking platform

apna - India's largest professional networking & job opportunities platform. Hire on today!

Founded in 2019, is India's #1 jobs platform.

Over 50mn users and over 545k employers trust the Apna platform - India has a new destination to discover relevant opportunities.

We’re currently live in 74 cities and expanding rapidly to meet the growing demand for jobs, as India comes back to work - Mumbai, Delhi-NCR, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Pune, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Ranchi, Kolkata, Surat, Lucknow, Kanpur, Ludhiana, Chandigarh, Chennai, Nagpur, Indore, Patna, Bhopal, Vadodara, Rajkot, Visakhapatnam, Nashik, Agra, Goa, Aurangabad, Coimbatore, Vijayawada, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Guwahati, Amritsar, Bhubaneshwar, Jodhpur, Gwalior, Mysore, Allahabad, Raipur, Malappuram, Asansol, Madurai, Varanasi, Jamshedpur, Jabalpur, Aligarh, Hubli, Kannur, Bhilai, Meerut, Dehradun, Mangalore, Bhiwandi, Jalandhar, Ernakulam, Guntur, Bikaner, Cuttack, Solapur, Salem, Kota, Kolhapur, Tiruchirappalli, Udaipur, Belagavi, Ajmer, Panipat, Ahmednagar, Dhanbad, Bareilly, Saharanpur, Warangal, Puducherry, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Gorakhpur and Ujjain.

Several of India’s leading companies, like Zomato, Burger King, Bharti-AXA, Delhivery, Teamlease, G4S Global, Shadowfax and 1MG rely on us to address their most urgent and critical hiring needs. In addition, we have partnered with some of India’s leading public and private organizations and also support the National Skill Development Corporation, UNICEF Yuwaah, the Ministry of Minority Affairs of India, in their endeavour to provide better skilling and job opportunities to candidates.

We’re just getting started and are looking for the best business, product and tech talent to join our team in this journey.

Going forward apna will be the official partner of AICTE to help all Engineering and Management graduates find a job and help them in career discovery. Honoured to exchange an MoU with AICTE, led by esteemed Prof. Sitharam T.G, Chairman of AICTE.

“There is no dearth of jobs, we just need to connect students with opportunities. We are thrilled to announce that Apna and AICTE will make this happen for all India’s Engineering and Management College students.”

The ceremony was graced by the august presence of Union Minister of Education, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan-ji, Secretary Higher Education Shri K Sanjay Murthy, UGC Chairperson MAMIDALA JAGADESH KUMAR, NCVET Chairperson Dr. Nirmaljeet Singh Kalsi IAS (retd), and other dignitaries whose guidance and blessings make this journey even more meaningful.

Inspired by Hon’ble PM Shri Narendra Modi-ji's words, “The energy of the youth and their passion for development are what drive a nation forward.” It is a privilege to work alongside such visionary leaders and dedicated institutions in our shared mission to nurture and equip India's youth for the opportunities of tomorrow.

The collaboration envisions to unlock job and career discovery, provide AI-powered support for building resumes & interview preparation and set up a community platform for all-round professional development of students, ensuring they step into the professional world with confidence and the right opportunities at their doorstep. All Engineering and Management students graduating from AICTE-affiliated colleges will be benefitted by this initiative.

A heartfelt thank you to everyone involved in making this a reality. Karna Chokshi Shuvajyoti Ghosh Kathak Mehta, PhD and the entire team at apna, and Hiranmay Mahanta. 
Together, we will be nurturing a skilled, competent and confident generation ready to lead India's growth.

Photo courtesy: AICTE
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