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The Pioneer

Feb 2, 2022

MSMEs and the Union Budget 2022

The MSME sector is hailed as the backbone of the country's economy, comprising 6.3 million units and employing over 11 crores of the Indian population, accounting for more than 28 percent of the Indian GDP. However, the sector has been impacted by both the first and second waves, and the now the variant is wreaking havoc on their operations and worsening their pre-existing problems.

The Pioneer

Jan 31, 2022

Ashutosh Kharangate, Founder & MD of MARC says, "Internationalization is Crucial for MSMEs

Over the last few years, working closely with clients, we have realized that several Indian companies have incredible quality products that are limited in a local market, ahead of its time or better suited for an overseas market.

The Pioneer

Dec 2, 2021

MARC aims at helping SMEs throughout life

MARC’s robust portfolio has led the company to receive rewards, recognition and acknowledgements across the country. Their research concepts make it easy for clients to gauge Profitability & ROI, before commencing any business

Mid-day

Nov 18, 2021

MARC is assisting SMEs & MSMEs in their growth journey

MARC helps the small and medium scale businesses to start well, prosper and grow. Believing that every business is unique and has the capability to be the best.

Bangalore Mirror

Oct 27, 2021

It’s time to dine and wine again

After almost two years of grim tidings, the hospitality sector is grooving back to its pre-pandemic days. Festival fervour is helping businesses get back to profit levels of the times before covid.

Hotelier India

Oct 7, 2021

What does the future hold for Goa's tourism business?

Dipping occupancy and ARR levels post-pandemic saw many standalone hotels in Goa down their shutters. What does this bode for the state’s hospitality sector?

SME Futures

Sept 22, 2021

Internationalization: New frontiers for SMEs in India

If you thought Internationalisation was only the act of exporting, that’s akin to saying Marketing and Sales are the same things. Exports are a part of internationalization, not the other way round.

The Economic Times

Sept 16, 2021

Hinterland or Rural Tourism to boost India's tourism industry

While we keep mourning the tragic demise of the tourism industry due to the pandemic, we miss the unique characteristics displayed by the Indian traveler.

The Navhind Times

Aug 16, 2021

Scaling up a business

Scaling a business proves to be a lot harder than starting one. Ashutosh Kharangate shares his key learnings on the 4 important aspects you need to analyse in order to scale your business to new heights.

Your Story

Aug 10, 2021

‘Your vibe attracts your tribe’ – 35 quotes from Indian startup journeys

Ashutosh Kharangate, Founder and MD of MARC was quoted among the top 35 Indian Startup Entrepreneurs. Get an insight into the memorable journeys of these entrepreneurs in the country.

Your Story

Aug 04, 2021

How this ex-CA from PwC helps SMBs, MSMEs scale their business

A former CA, now one of India’s leading business advisor has lead to the success over 300 MSMEs across the country. Ashutosh shares insights on the vitality of research and analytics for entrepreneurs at every scale of their business.

Your Story

Jul 28, 2021

Can MSMEs and small businesses survive a potential third wave?

It is evident that a few enterprises which took their business online thrived during the first wave and some in the second, but will they be able to survive during the third wave? A few lessons to be learnt to ensure business survival is a must.

Business World

Jul 26, 2021

PPP Models in Domestic Tourism

The hospitality and tourism industry in India have recently begun to flourish again thanks to the influx of domestic tourists and their contribution to the industry’s revival. Ashutosh Kharangate sheds light on a few models which can be adopted to boost the industry further.

The Economic Times

Jul 12, 2021

Role of social media to win travellers confidence

It’s been over a year where people have be stuck at home and their passion for travel has been under house-arrest. With lockdowns lifted and vaccination drives taking place. There is a sudden urge to travel. Assuring tourist safety is key and using modern day advertising mediums is the way ahead.

Outlook

Jun 23, 2021

Financial Advisors, the Guiding Lights for SMEs

With the pandemic affecting multiple industries and business across the globe. Financial advisors have proven to be the saving grace for SMEs. Their valuable Market, Industry and Performance Analysis have proven to salvage the situation.

The Economic Times

Jun 22, 2021

Despite demand, luxury housing has taken a hit in Goa due to lockdown : Survey

The coastal state of Goa has been a popular tourist hotspot. Luxury housing grew with the rise in demand over the last few decades. However, the ongoing pandemic has taken a huge toll on the real estate industry in Goa.

The SME India

Jun 05, 2021

How SMEs can leverage finance efficiently and prudently

Being prudent in leveraging your finance while planning your business venture is crucial. There are a few key aspects you need to keep in mind before arranging for funds and drafting a proposal to the bank.

The Navhind Times

May 17, 2021

Goa’s hospitality industry paradox

The possibilities to improve the hospitality sector in Goa to enhance tourist experiences is endless. Ashutosh Kharangate talks about the little tweaks in the industry that can boost revenue in the state of Goa.

oHeraldo

Apr 30, 2021

The requirement of market research and project feasibility study

If you plan on starting a business of your own, it is vital to take into account all the factors which can affect your venture’s growth. A comprehensive market research and feasibility study is the key to your business growth.

The Finance Story

Apr 01, 2021

7 questions with this CA who quit the Big 4 to run a consulting firm in the sandy shores Goa

Starting one of Goa’s very first Due Diligence and Advisory Firm was not an easy task. However, the challenges and obstacles ahead were no match for Ashutosh Kharangate. MARC has grown tremendously, with over 250 satisfied clients.

The CEO Magazine

Jan 20, 2021

How this CA quit his Big 4 job & against all odds built a thriving due diligence firm in the sandy shores of Goa

An inspiring journey of Ashutosh Kharangate who made a bold move to follow his passion and change his profession. His sheer determination and perseverance for over the last decade led him to become an entrepreneur of a successful due diligence business in the coastal state of Goa.

The Finance Story

Apr 09, 2019

Ashutosh Kharangate: Advising Businesses To Reach The Apex Through MARC.

Progressing at a fast pace, the company has served more than 200 SMEs across the country, offering project reports/ business plans and outsourced CFO services. MARCs clientele envelops several leading and reputed names including the Government of Goa, Goa Electronics Limited, Planet Holywood, Vikings Venture, Payatu, Monginis, Magsons, Alcon Group, Optel Vision Inc, Astra Group of Companies and well-known five-star hotel brands.

The CEO Magazine

Mar 30, 2020

The COVID-19 adverse impact on the Goan economy.

The Goan economy is dependent on the tourism and hospitality industry after the shutdown of the mining industry. The coronavirus scare has affected tourism in Goa with crowds at its famed beaches thinning and hotels reporting cancellations. Although Goa is an all-year-round tourist destination the state’s ’peak tourist arrival is during a particular period and usually starts from December and lasts till early April. However, in recent times owing to the MICE segment and FIT traveler Goa has been receiving a critical part of its tourists in the peak summer and monsoon seasons.

The Navhind Times

Feb 02, 2019

CII gives thumbs-up to budget.

It has been put out thoughtfully keeping in mind the lower middle class. The announcements such as no tax on the notional rent for the second self-occupied house and increasing the TDS limit on the interest income from Rs10,000 to Rs40,000 per annum will help in generating income for the poorer section.

The Navhind Times

Feb 26, 2018

Our team will be 200 strong in 5 years: Kharangate.

We have learned our traits in a small market like Goa. Not a lot of data is available. Hence our work gets challenging. This has made us develop scientific tools for data capture. We also bend our backs to obtain data from primary sources. Hence our findings and submissions vs actual results have minimum variations. Having been associated with a Big 4 also ensures the quality of the deliverable is top-notch. The team has been trained to deliver high-quality products at an affordable price. We also are very flexible and develop deliverables as per the client’s specific needs.

The Navhind Times

Feb 16, 2018

One Of The Fastest Growing Business Advisory Firms, MARC Is Committed To Delivering Excellence And Partnering Success.

MARC works with several international consultants and executes niche financial projects. Recently the company has entered into an MOU with a Portugual based giant, which is well established in other parts of Europe, Africa, and South America. This alliance would help Indian companies to represent themselves at an international platform.

Entrepreneur India

July 22, 2017

#4 Points Nascent Entrepreneurs Should Follow for Survival.

Understand the nature of your consumers and their capacity to pay. There is a difference between being rich and the capacity to pay. It may not be necessary that cities that offer good standards of living are home to a population that is willing to pay.

Consultants Review

May 05, 2017

Mangal Analytics and Research Consulting: Delivering Excellence, Partnering Success!

The paperwork before taking a call on starting a new business is the first hurdle to be crossed by a prospective entrepreneur, says Ashutosh Kharangate. Once the decision has been made to start a business, the most important task is to have serious understanding of various licenses, registrations, permits, approvals, concerts, NOCs, etc., required for starting.

The Navhind Times

Apr 17, 2017

Management Information Systems - Owner's Necessity.

Many times businessmen wait till the end of the year to realize that the net profit which they expected to generate has not really happened. Frankly, they are keener to have their financial statements ready for tax requirements. However, when they glance at the statement either they are surprised or shocked.

The Navhind Times

Mar 13, 2017

Being legal while starting a new business.

Many times businessmen wait till the end of the year to realize that the net profit which they expected to generate has not really happened. Frankly, they are keener to have their financial statements ready for tax requirements. However, when they glance at the statement either they are surprised or shocked.

Outlook India

Aug 04, 2021

MARC Opens Its 8th Office in India on the Occasion of Its 11th Anniversary

MARC opens its latest office in Pune, offering a vast variety of professional and customized Analytical services to MSMEs across the country.

Flipboard

Aug 04, 2021

MARC Opens Its 8th Office in India on the Occasion of Its 11th Anniversary

MARC opens its latest office in Pune, offering a vast variety of professional and customized Analytical services to MSMEs across the country.

Business Standard

Aug 04, 2021

MARC Opens Its 8th Office in India on the Occasion of Its 11th Anniversary

MARC opens its latest office in Pune, offering a vast variety of professional and customized Analytical services to MSMEs across the country.

ANI

Aug 04, 2021

MARC Opens Its 8th Office in India on the Occasion of Its 11th Anniversary

MARC opens its latest office in Pune, offering a vast variety of professional and customized Analytical services to MSMEs across the country.

Business Wire

Aug 04, 2021

MARC Opens Its 8th Office in India on the Occasion of Its 11th Anniversary

MARC opens its latest office in Pune, offering a vast variety of professional and customized Analytical services to MSMEs across the country.

oHeraldo

Jun 25, 2020

EFL ties up with MARC to set up a branch in Goa.

Electronica Finance Limited (EFL) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with Goa-based Mangal Analytics and Research Consulting (MARC) to provide services of a satellite office in Goa. MARC will actively source funding opportunities for EFL and do an evaluation of potential clients.

The Navhind Times

Jan 28, 2020

Mangal Analytics branches into IT consultancy.

Goan financial advisory company, Mangal Analytics and Research Consulting, on Monday, branched into IT consultancy with the launch of TechPally, a new venture aimed at providing software consultation to local units.

Business Goa

Sep 01, 2018

MARC moves into its new corporate address.

Mangal Analytics And Research Consulting Private Limited (MARC) inaugurated its new office premises recently at 2nd Floor, CMM Building, Rua de Ourem, Panjim. Sidharth Kuncalienker, Chairman of EDC and former MLA of Panaji, inaugurated the new office. The event was attended by dignitaries like Kirit Maganlal, Manoj Caculo, Yatin Kakodkar, Rajesh Dempo, and others. The 200 square meter office houses the 30 strong teams of MARC under one roof.

Business Goa

Jan 12, 2022

Anita Ganti joins the Board of Directors of MARC India

Mangal Analytics and Research Consulting (MARC), a decade-old Market Research, Analytics, and Business Advisory Company appoints Ex- Wipro, Flex, and Texas Instruments executive Anita Ganti to its Board of Directors.

Business Goa

Jan 12, 2022

Anita Ganti joins the Board of Directors of MARC India

Mangal Analytics and Research Consulting (MARC), a decade-old Market Research, Analytics, and Business Advisory Company appoints Ex- Wipro, Flex, and Texas Instruments executive Anita Ganti to its Board of Directors.

Business Goa

Jan 12, 2022

Anita Ganti joins the Board of Directors of MARC India

Mangal Analytics and Research Consulting (MARC), a decade-old Market Research, Analytics, and Business Advisory Company appoints Ex- Wipro, Flex, and Texas Instruments executive Anita Ganti to its Board of Directors.

Business Goa

Jan 12, 2022

Anita Ganti joins the Board of Directors of MARC India

Mangal Analytics and Research Consulting (MARC), a decade-old Market Research, Analytics, and Business Advisory Company appoints Ex- Wipro, Flex, and Texas Instruments executive Anita Ganti to its Board of Directors.

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