Co-Founder of and Partner at, Yoganandh & Ram, Chartered Accountants; an India based public accounting firm which among others is into audit, tax and management consulting. A multi-disciplinary firm it has a client base both in India and abroad.
Faculty, and Co-founder, Prime Academy, the pioneering educational institution that trains chartered accountancy students. Since inception it has trained over 83,000 students. The Academy is among others into corporate training globally, research and publications.
An alumnus of St. Joseph’s College, an active debater and quizzer he was voted as one amongst the three best graduating students. CA Internship at Fraser and Ross, a member firm of Deloitte, Haskins and Sells, he was a rank-holder throughout his college and in his Chartered Accountancy.
A member of the three professional accounting bodies of India; his areas of specialization include corporate finance and capital markets.
He is also into teaching and writing besides being a regular speaker at the professional seminar circuit on areas relating to finance, investments and markets. His consulting engagements include business and derivative valuations, country risk reports and strategy mapping.
A freelance journalist he wrote columns for newspapers (Hindu, the Hindu Business Line) and magazines (Aside, Analyst, Industrial Economist) on topics of contemporary interest. Authored four books; two of them are self-help books. “Roadmap” is for Chartered Accountancy students and “How to get the best out of College” is for collegians. “First Lessons in Strategic Financial Management” is an ICAI recommended textbook for CA Final students. IB published his fourth book, CA to CEO.
A chartered accountant by qualification, a writer by passion and a teacher by accidental choice.