Company brings on first board director to strengthen operations organization
San Francisco – March 10, 2023 – The leading third-party risk management platform, Certa, today announced the appointment of Anup Chamrajnagar as the company’s head of operations. As the new leader of people and processes, Chamrajnagar’s responsibilities will be leading the investor relations efforts and creating processes that help drive the company’s operations, finance, and go-to-market functions. Chamrajnagar is not new to Certa and has been a part of the company’s growth over the last several years, serving as the company’s first board director and leading the company’s Series A in 2022 while serving as Vice President at Point72.
“We have been very fortunate to have Anup’s guidance and leadership on our board of directors and through our fundraising over the last several years,” said Jag Lamba, Founder & CEO at Certa. “He is going to be an excellent addition to our operations organization as we continue to optimize and digitize our processes to better help our customers navigate third-party risks amid a constantly changing regulatory environment.”
Chamrajnagar has extensive experience in venture capital and corporate strategy and management. In addition to serving on Certa’s board of directors and as Vice President at Point72, he has also served as the Ventures Lead at Plaid and on the board of directors for Influur, SupplyHound, Ontop, and several other software companies.
“I have always been impressed by the energy and positivity that Jag and the rest of the Certa team have brought to a space that has been conventionally overlooked by a lot of the legacy software players,” said Anup Chamrajnagar, Head of Operations at Certa. "I'm thrilled to be joining from an investor to full-time employee. I think there's a real opportunity here to make a big impact in a greenfield space with a player that has already proven to be an early category leader.”
Certa is a SaaS-based workflow automation platform that makes it easy for businesses to manage the lifecycle of their third-parties. Certa’s powerful workflow engine enables businesses to streamline processes, eliminate bottlenecks and inefficiencies, and break down silos via interdepartmental and internal/external process participants. Certa’s no-code, drag-and-drop features allow clients to easily modify and customize their workflows to keep up with their evolving business needs. Certa can stitch together 100+ enterprise systems and data sources along with an organization’s legacy tech, creating a single point of intake and a single source of truth.