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BharatPe sacks Ashneer Grover's wife Madhuri Jain for spending company funds on beauty products, US trips

Stock options vested with Madhuri Jain have also been canceled, they said adding the alleged financial irregularities have been detailed in the termination letter.

PTI Reported by: PTI New Delhi Updated on: February 23, 2022 17:10 IST
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BharatPe sacks Ashneer Grover's wife Madhuri Jain for spending company funds on 'beauty products'

Highlights

  • BharatPe has sacked Madhuri Jain Grover, wife of the fintech firm's co-founder Ashneer Grover.
  • She has been sacked over alleged financial irregularities and canceled ESOPs vested with her.
  • Madhuri is alleged to have used company funds for personal beauty treatments, foreign trips.

BharatPe has sacked Madhuri Jain Grover, wife of the fintech firm's co-founder and managing director, Ashneer Grover, over alleged financial irregularities and canceled ESOPs vested with her. Madhuri is alleged to have used company funds for personal beauty treatments, buying electronic items, and family trips to the US and Dubai, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.

Besides, she also allegedly paid her personal staff out of company accounts and produced fake invoices from known/friendly parties, they added. While an email sent to Madhuri for comments remained unanswered, a company spokesperson confirmed the termination.

"As per your query, we can confirm that services of Madhuri Jain Grover have been terminated in accordance with the terms of her employment agreement," the spokesperson said. The spokesperson did not give reasons for the termination.

Sources, however, said action follows an external audit commissioned by the BharatPe board to look into the conduct of Grovers. Stock options vested with Madhuri have also been canceled, they said adding the alleged financial irregularities have been detailed in the termination letter.

Her husband was sent on a three-month leave following allegations of using abusive language against Kotak Mahindra Bank staff and fraudulent practices. He has denied all allegations. 

Also Read: Shark Tank India's Ashneer Grover reveals he made pitches to Anupam Mittal twice for BharatPe

 

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