He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, having qualified in 1981. He has extensive experience on cross border tax issues and investment structuring, including mergers and acquisitions.
In 1997, (along with 3 other professionals) he founded RSM, a very successful Indian tax practice, which merged into PwC in April 2007. He is the Managing Partner (West) in PwC India and Senior Tax Partner, and a member of the India Leadership Team.
He was a member of the “Working group on Nonresident taxation” formed by India’s Ministry of Finance in 2003. He has also served on various committees of professional and business organisations. A speaker and author on tax and regulatory issues, he has contributed to leading international publications such as the CCH Journal of Asia Pacific Taxation and the IBFD Bulletin for International Fiscal Documentation. He has several publications to his credit including A study on Foreign Collaborations and Study on Transfer Pricing, both published by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
He is a member of the Managing Committee and the Chairman of the Direct Tax Committee of IMC.
He is a member of the Direct Tax Committee of Bombay Chamber of Commerce and the Direct Tax Committee of FICCI. He has been a member of several SEBI committees. International Tax Review, a leading global magazine on international tax, has listed him among India’s leading tax advisors.
Current Designation - Managing Partner (West) & Senior Tax Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers, India