Raakesh Saraff founded InfodriveIndia a free online Exim encyclopedia and online Export Import Data bank way back in 1996.
He digitized entire Indian Exim laws, custom duties, notifications, HS codes, Exim policy, duty drawback, DEPB, rules, regulations , guides, data, statistics using appropriate hi tech technologies not in vogue at that time, and first time in history of Indian Exim trade, entire information was made accessible to the global audience free of cost.
InfodriveIndia.com was world’s third data base driven website at that time with more than 20 million shipment records.
In 2011, content related to Exim laws was shifted to Eximguru.com
Thanks to his efforts, everyday more than 20,000 visitors are able to access the required information on Indian International Trade on Eximguru.com.
Eximguru.com is updated regularly and is managed by a group of professionals. InfodriveIndia sponsors the cost of management of Infodriveindia.com as part of its corporate social responsibility and vision of InfodriveIndia.
Raakesh has led evolution of InfodriveIndia from a small startup to a trusted and reputed market leader in Export Import Market Intelligence by leading entire InfodriveIndia Team to believe in his mission, vision and values. He epitomized the spirit “dare to dream”, “learn to excel” “value to customer” and “learn to give ”.
InfodriveIndia today is a testimony to his indomitable will, single-minded dedication and an unrelenting commitment to his goals.
Today, InfodriveIndia is 200 strong professional group and serves over 21,000 corporates in 80 countries and reports on over 22,000 products.
Its online export import databank provides instant search to any export import shipment from 2003 till date and holds more than 220 million export import shipment records online from 2003.
Raakesh is an alumni of Anna University, Chennai. he hails from Fatehpur Shekhawati, Rajasthan and belongs to Marwari community.
He likes traveling, yoga, music and swimming. He is associated with many social & charitable organizations, he is a Director of Lions Club, Alaknanda, New Delhi, he is also associated with Landmark Education and Satsang Bhavan Giridih, he is passionate about education of poor children and care of aged people. He is 42 years old and lives with his wife and kids in New Delhi.