Antony Jacob's professional journey is one of the rare stories of extreme transitions. He started as a Chartered Accountant and went on to take up the posts of Finance Manager, General Manager and even the Chief Executive Officer of multiple companies, a transition that wasn't known to be possible. He has worked with a wide range of companies such as Continental Grain, Sundaram, Royal and Sun Alliance Insurance Group and Apollo Munich to name a few. His professional experience spans across British, American, Indian and German companies along with having worked in India, New Zealand, and UAE. His excellence is proved by the accolades he's received internationally as well as having received every possible CEO and managerial award in India.Here, he talks about how he has embraced his failures, identified his strengths and the benefit he got from setting his goals early in life to be able to design his career path according to achieving those goals. He talks about his constant endeavour to improve himself gets fulfilled by his continuous comparison of himself with the best in the world and how that has helped him grow better. Tune in to learn more about his work-life balance, his views on Ayushman Bharat from an insurer's perspective and much more!Watch on YouTube
A terrific feeling of satisfaction comes when you're able to lay the foundation that can lead people to bigger roles.
At that time it looked like a failure, but in hindsight it brought me to where I am.