Amit Verma -Director
Amit Verma holds MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode and B.Tech from NIT Kurukshetra. He is founder of Goodhope Consulting Ltd., Co-founder of Savegenie E-Marketing Ltd. He has previously worked for Ireland Blyth Ltd., DTOS Ltd., HSBC and GE Capital. He has vast experience in global business development, management, financial and strategic consulting.
Ritesh Abbi -Director
Ritesh Abbi has over 17 years of experience in banking in India, the Middle East and Mauritius specializing in Corporate and Institutional Banking, trade finance, fund management and advisory.
He was most recently part of a Core Strategic team involved in setting up a full fledged commercial bank which became operationally profitable within 8 months of starting its operations. He was involved in setting up the Financial Inclusion project of the bank catering to the non-banked population of the country.
He has been the Chief Executive Officer of the subsidiary of a leading private sector bank in India and was instrumental is structuring many deals in the offshore sector. In his earlier roles, he has been involved in structuring many trade related deals including the gold import business through various canalized agencies in India.
He holds a Master Financial Planner (MFP) Degree from the American Academy of Financial Management and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management specializing in Finance. He is also an Associate member of Insurance Institute of India.
Aseem Chawla, a Member of Bar Council of India & a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, is the Founder of ASC Legal, Solicitors & Advocates, New Delhi. He is a certificate holder of Comparative Tax Policy & Administration from the prestigious Harvard Kennedy School. He is currently the Co-Chairperson of Law & Justice Committee of PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, India and the Vice-Chair of the India Committee & Asia Pacific Committee of the American Bar Association Section of International Law (ABA). He has also been elected as the Joint General Secretary of Society of Indian Law Firms (SILF).
Aseem has extensive experience in advising large corporate houses on a variety of tax matters including International tax, inbound & outbound investment structuring and cross border tax issues. He has also represented clients in tax litigation matters before various appellate forums.Aseem is regularly invited at various domestic and international tax forums and contributes articles to a variety of journals and newspapers.
Rajiv has more than twenty years of experience in business valuation, corporate finance, banking, and business strategy consulting. His core areas of expertise include business valuation, mergers/de-mergers and corporate restructuring, due diligence and related services. He also specializes in services related to corporate finance, forex risk management, asset/ liability management, information system auditing, internal controls design and implementation, derivatives, structured finance.
He is a pioneer of world class valuation practices in India.Rajiv has provided a broad range of valuation-related services to clients in numerous industries. He is an expert in performing complex transactional valuation analyses including valuation for compliances like transfer pricing valuation, fair value estimation for IFRS, valuation for FEMA and intangible assets valuation. He has experience, serving as either an expert witness or consultant in array of valuation related to litigation and particularly economic damages for breach of contract.
Pranshu has considerable experience in advising large corporate houses and high net worth individuals on a variety of tax matters. He has also represented clients in tax litigation matters before various appellate forums.He also has experience in advising clients on federal tax laws and reporting compliances in US.
Pranshu regularly contributes articles to variety of journals and professional practice manuals.Pranshu has co-authored the Tax Disputes and Litigation Review 3rd Edition published by Law Business Research Ltd. U.K., in association with the ABA Section of International Law.
Priyanka has considerable experience and expertise in advising large corporate houses and HNIs on variety of tax matters including domestic, international as well as cross border. She has also represented clients in tax litigation matters before various appellate forums including the High Court(s). She is also extensively involved in advising clients on wealth/estate and succession tax planning. She regularly contributes articles to variety of journals and professional practice manuals.
Priyanka has co-authored the Indian Chapter in Tax Disputes and Litigation Review 4th Edition published by Law Business Research Ltd. U.K and also the Indian Chapter on Treaty Disputes for Cambridge University Press (To be published in 2016)
Sarthak has over four years of experience in the area of Advisory and Litigation under Indirect Taxation and has worked across varied industries like hospitality, automotive, trading, manufacturing, etc.Sarthak has experience in advising companies on applicability of indirect tax laws and to form opinion on complex business transactions. He has also carried out service tax health check/ detailed company work process review of various clients.
Sarthak has successfully represented the clients before various tax authorities and has also assisted them during audits, scrutiny and survey.
Shamik has experience in handling various Corporate and Commercial transactions. He has also assisted in Legal Compliances and Due Diligence work and also gained experience in dealing with FEMA Laws. He brings in his legal acumen with work related to availing of foreign loans and borrowings in the form ECBs, Laws and regulations pertaining inbound and outbound investments, Foreign Remittances and Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Labour Laws, Bankruptcy & Insolvency laws and other litigation advisory services.
Shamik has also been extensively involved in drafting of various legal documents and agreements/deeds.Shamik is actively contributing in the Corporate & FEMA Laws practice of the firm.
Amit is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a graduate in Law (LLB). After spending his formative days with a leading firm of chartered Accountants and multinational companies, now a days he provides finance and related solutions to the clients of varied segments and sizes. He is a certified valuer (ICAI). Amit’s core area of expertise includes Business Valuation, Due Diligence and related services. He has served several reputed multinational corporations and offshore consulting firms.Amit has over 9 years of exposure and hands on experience in dealing with nitty-gritty of various fields of finance, corporate restructuring, IFRS and specialized business valuations for private ventures as well as for public enterprises