Prayas Choudhary

Prayas Choudhary

Asian Entrepreneur of 2018

Key points about Prayas: Freelancing (contracting) in IT for the last 9 years running his own IT consulting company ‘Jiwani Consultancy Ltd’ since April 2011. As his first business beyond IT, he started a property development company ‘Allure Greens Limited’ back in 2016 with three friends pooling 50k each and it is doing really well. The…

Key points about Prayas:
  1. Freelancing (contracting) in IT for the last 9 years running his own IT consulting company ‘Jiwani Consultancy Ltd’ since April 2011.
  2. As his first business beyond IT, he started a property development company ‘Allure Greens Limited’ back in 2016 with three friends pooling 50k each and it is doing really well. The current asset value of the company is 3.5m after 3 years. This company operates mainly in the Midlands.
  3. He is running his holiday let business in Edinburgh ‘Prime Scotland Limited’, currently managing over 35 properties in Scotland and 25 outside Scotland including London, US, Australia & Indonesia. It is growing at the rate of 2-3 international properties being added every week and he will be shortly launching a very unique holiday-let online consulting/management solution in the market which no one else offers on the internet.
  4. Mainly to support his holiday-let business locally, he started a commercial launderette ‘Prime Laundry’ based out of Leith last year and it is operating with reasonable success.
  5. Last year he started a property investment company ‘AG Prime Scotia Ltd’ which has acquired 3 properties in Fife region since its incorporation.
  6. He has ventured into the food industry in Sept-2018 and started a fine dining Indian restaurant ‘Mumbai Diners’ Club’ in the West End of Edinburgh.
Apart from this a few other small bits and bobs here and there, he keeps doing which are not worth mentioning in public, He has been running a NGO in India in the name of ‘Indiyaa’ with a few friends which is mainly working on child nutrition in tribal areas. He have been a very active member of Aam Aadmi party until last year and delivered a lot of internal projects over a period of 4 years but he hardly find time to spend elsewhere nowadays. He was appointed UK secretary for AAP for 2 years.
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