Key Professionals

B S V Murthy

B S V MurthyBachelor in Science, LLB

We are fortunate to have patronage and guidance of Mr. B S V Murthy having experience of 42 years in Indirect Tax laws. He has served at the following positions in various department of Government of India:

Member of Customs, Excise and Service Tax Appellate Tribunal (CESTAT) March 2008 to July 2015
Commissioner of Central Excise and Service Tax May 2006 to March 2008
Additional Director General (Directorate of revenue Intelligence, MOF) October 2004 to April 2006
Commissioner (Customs House) November 2002 to October 2004
Additional Commissioner (Customs House) June 2001 to October 2002
Additional Commissioner (Customs and Central Excise) August 1998 – May 2001
Joint Commissioner/Additional Commissioner November 1994 – July 1998
Under Secretary/Deputy Secretary (Department of Education) December 1987 – April 1991
Assistant/Deputy Commissioner (Customs and Central Excise) March 1981 – November 1987
CA Akshay M Hiregange

CA Akshay M Hiregange ACA

Qualified as Chartered Accountant in 2016. Currently, he is an Partner Designate of Hiregange and Associates in Audit & Assistance wing. In the process of completion of the DISA course from ICAI.

He has experience of 3 years in Internal Audits, Compliance and Assistance matters. Another, 4 years and counting in Indirect Taxes, directing focus toward GST, including audit and consultancy matters. Have headed GST Impact assessments of various industries such as Automobile, Software, Logistics, Retail, Construction, Education, Job Work, Charitable Trusts, etc.

Also a member of powerful study circle ‘Akshara’ at Hiregange & Associates. A regular contributor to replies and GST Articles on CA Club India, TaxGuru. Hobbies include playing various sports and traveling.

 

Venkatanarayana G.M

Venkatanarayana G.MLLB, B.com

He has graduated in commerce field from Bangalore University and completed LLB from Karnataka State Law University. Currently, he is senior manager - Audit & assisting CA Mahadev R, partner of Hiregange and Associates in Audit wing of Bengaluru branch.

He has experience of 10+ years in the field of indirect taxes including compliance assistance under Central excise, Service tax and VAT in M/s Hiregange & Associates, Chartered Accountants.

He has headed GST reviews and compliance support for clients under various industries including pharma, logistics, retail trade, agriculture, aerospace, automobile, IT/ ITES, travel and hotel industries etc.

He has authored a booklet on “Reverse charge & Joint charge under Service tax” & " Job work implications under Central Excise" published by Hiregange Academy. He is also regular contributor of articles to newsletter published at Hiregange Academy and Excise law times published by Centax publications.

He is also an active member of powerful study circles like “Parivarthan” at Hiregange & Associates.

 

CA Gagan Kedia

CA Gagan KediaCA, CS

Gagan Kedia qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the year 2011 and as a Company Secretary in the year 2010.

 

He has two years of experience in Deloitte Haskins & Sells, Bangalore in the International Tax Division catering to Tax Advisory & Litigation needs of global retail conglomerates and I.T. giants. Passionate about his profession, he has been a very active member of the training teams in Deloitte at a pan India level. He has also conducted various trainings with big corporate houses in the area of Taxation & Accounting

 

In Practice since 2013, he has extensive exposure in Indirect taxes, across various sectors including IT/ITES, Manufacturing, Hospitality, Real Estate etc. He has addressed more than 200 seminars on indirect taxes across various professional & trade bodies across India. He is also engaged in training of GST officers in the state of West Bengal. Inducted as a faculty under the Indirect Tax Committee of ICAI for GST trainings organised by the Institute. He has also contributed to the Handbook on Annual Return and Audit under GST, which was published by ICAI. Currently heading the Kolkata Branch of the Firm.

 

Mannu Kashliwal

Mannu KashliwalB.Com(Hons), ACA

Qualified as a chartered accountant in 2016. Currently heads Guwahati Branch of the firm.

His articleship has been in the area of Direct tax and Audit. He has more than 3 years of experience in the firm working in GST Audits and Consultancy wing. He has headed assignments of GST Impact assessment, Review and Audit for clients in various industries like Logistics, Construction & Real Estate, Manufacturing, Retail, Automobile, Energy, etc.

Also, has a wide range of experience in UAE VAT and has successfully completed several projects of VAT Implementation in Dubai.

CA Manish Sachdeva

CA Manish SachdevaACA, B.Com

Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2016, he is based out of the Gurugram office of the firm. Manish has work experience of over 5 years in Indirect Taxes and Foreign Trade practices. Has undertaken multiple successful GST implementation projects across automotive, heavy engineering and textile sectors. Manish has special proficiency in areas of merchandise classification, constitutionality doctrines, EXIM policies and external aids. His articles and research papers have been published in multiple leading weeklies.

Before joining Hiregange & Associates, Manish has worked with Deloitte Haskins, JBM Auto, and one leading British Tabloid (as columnist).

CA Lakshman Kumar Kadali

CA Lakshman Kumar KadaliACA, B.Com

Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the year 2016. He has work experience of over 5 years in Indirect Taxes. Presently, working as Manager in the Legal Division of Hyderabad Branch and appears before various tax authorities. He is sincere and dedicated towards work. Active contributor of case law updates and articles on various professional forums. He is active in mentoring Article students in preparation of their exams.

 

CA Spudarjunan S

CA Spudarjunan SACA, B.Com

He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2017 and currently working at Bengaluru Branch of Hiregange Associates assisting partner CA Mahadev R in audit wing.  His core competencies have been in the area of GST, FTP and customs. Further, he has work experience in implementing UAE VAT.  He has written a booklet on "Beneficial Schemes under FTP 2015-20" published by Hiregange Academy and assisted & contributed to the book“Hand book on GST Audit” published by KSCAA authored by CA Rajesh Kumar TR FCA (B.com, LLB) & CA Ashish Chaudhary FCA (B.com, CS) partners of Hiregange Associates. Also a member of powerful study circle ‘Akshara’ at Hiregange & Associates. A regular and active participant in online forum Tax Management India.

CA Bhavesh Mittal

CA Bhavesh MittalB.com, FCA

Bhavesh Mittal, Chartered Accountant at Hiregange and Associates and currently serving Delhi (NCR) Branch office.

 

He is a team leader and has provided advisory support to multiple clients in manufacturing, service and retail sector on GST implications upon them and also have conducted their indirect tax reviews and audits.

 

Bhavesh has been elected as an empanelled faculty of ICAI under GST and involved in delivering GST seminars at various platforms of ICAI. He is also a visiting faculty (GST) at Vishwas Nagar Branch of ICAI, New Delhi.

 

Bhavesh also believes in sharing knowledge by broadcasting online webinars and recording videos over you-tube.

 

Academically he cleared CA-Final (Both groups) in May 2018 (1st attempt) and had completed his article ship in the field in indirect taxation. He was also elected as a Vice Chairman of Central India Chartered Accountant Students Association (CICASA) during the course of his article ship and lifted “The Best CICASA award” in Central India Region.

Srikanth Manne

Srikanth ManneACMA, M. Com

Qualified Cost Accountant and experienced Professional with a demonstrated history of working in the internal audits, regulatory audits, mining & manufacturing industry having very good theoretical knowledge and practical understanding of Finance, Accounts and Compliance matters. He is sincere, intelligent and thorough professional who thrives in new challenges. Presently working in refund team, handles refund and FTP matters and appears before GST and DGFT authorities at Hyderabad Branch. Motivates students/others for pursuing professional courses or further studies and examinations.

 

 

CA Rashmi B

CA Rashmi BACA, M. Com

 Qualified as Chartered Accountant in January 2020. Currently, she is an Assistant Manager in Audit and Assitance wing & assisting CA Mahadev R, partner of Hiregange and Associates. She has experience of 5 plus years in the field of indirect taxes including compliance assistance under Central excise, Service tax and VAT in M/s Hiregange & Associates, Chartered Accountants. Also headed GST impact studies, GST reviews & compliance support for clients of various industries such as Automobiles, construction, Software, Manufacturing etc.  She is also active member of study circles like “Vichara” & “Akshara”

 

 

CA Raghavendra Reddy M

CA Raghavendra Reddy MCA

He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and also pursuing his CS Finals along with LLB.

He has been associated with Hiregange and Associates since 2016. He has handled assignments under the erstwhile indirect tax laws such as Central excise, Service tax and VAT. His core competency has been in the area of GST compliance & audits, especially for Government undertakings.

He has headed GST reviews & statutory audits, compliance support and consulting engagement for clients operating in various industries. He is also a member of powerful study circle ‘Akshara’ at Bangalore.

 

CA Dhruv Dedhia

CA Dhruv DedhiaCA

He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2018 and currently working at Bengaluru Branch of Hiregange & Associates assisting partner CA Mahadev R in Audit and Assistance wing.  

He has experience of 3 years and counting in Indirect Taxes, focused on GST, including audit and consultancy matters. Have headed GST Impact assessments and review for various industries such as Manufacturing, Automobile, Software, Tours and Travel, Mining, Trading, Works contract, Education Institution, Charitable Trusts, etc. 

Also a member of powerful study circle ‘Akshara’ at Hiregange & Associates. A regular and active participant in online forum Tax Management India.

Nikita Maheshwari

Nikita MaheshwariB. Com, ACA

Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in May 2019 and is currently working in Noida Branch of Hiregange & Associates.

She has been associated with Hiregange and Associates since 2016. Handled assignments under the erstwhile Service tax and VAT and headed assignments in GST Impact Assessment. She has been part of the UAE VAT team and handled various implementation assignments there.

Presently involved in the audit and consultancy wing of H&A with focus on GST Reviews, audits and compliances of various industries including FMCG and service industries.

CA Hemanth Kumar

CA Hemanth KumarACA, B. Com

Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the year 2017 and currently working as an Assistant Manager in the Advisory Division of Hyderabad Branch. His core competencies are in the areas of GST, FTP and Customs including EOU and SEZ. He has contributed to various books like “Compendium of issues and solution in GST”, “GST a primer” and booklet on "New scheme for real estate under GST effective from 01.04.2019" authored by partners of Hiregange & Associates. He has written articles which are published on various forums like taxguru, Centax publications. Also, a member and active participant of GST study circle, SIRC of ICAI-Hyderabad Branch. 

CA Monika Motta

CA Monika MottaACA, B. Com

Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the year 2017 and currently working as an Assistant Manager in the Advisory Division of Hyderabad Branch. She has experience in Indirect Taxes, focused on GST, including consultancy and refund matters. She has been part of booklet on "New scheme for real estate under GST effective from 01.04.2019" and “Handbook on new returns under GST” published by Hiregange Academy. She has written articles which are published on CAclubIndia. Also, a member and active participant of GST study circle at ICAI-Hyderabad branch and a regular and active participant in online forum CAclubIndia.

 

Bhavesh Goyal

Bhavesh GoyalM Com, pursuing LLB

Bhavesh Goyal joined Hiregange and Associates in the year 2016. He holds a Master's degree in Commerce from Rajasthan University and pursuing Bachelor of Law. He has been heading GST reviews, Statutory Audit and compliance engagements for some large clients in Logistics, automobile, educational institutes, Software, manufacturing, Pharma sectors. His vast practical and legal knowledge of GST processes and compliances combined with a wide range of working exposure in the areas of Accounting, Internal audits, Bank audits, Direct taxation,, VAT and Service tax gives him a clear edge in dealing with the clients.,

His dedication towards work, being highly focused and timely completion of assignments are his major strengths.

“Only when you a vision for tomorrow, you will find power and purpose in your today’s work”- Mahatriara

 

CA Kenil Dharod

CA Kenil DharodCA

Qualified as Chartered Accountant in May 2018 and currently working at Mumbai Branch of the firm. Presently, active in GST Review, Audit and Correspondence with department.

He has experience of handling work of companies in sectors such as Pharma, Real Estate, Textiles and FMCG. He is Active Team Member of H&A National Update Team in preparing summaries about latest notifications/circulars/press release and gives opinion on the same.

He was awarded as Best Presenter of the batch in Management and Communication skills course conducted by ICAI.   

 

Pathuri Ramesh

Pathuri RameshB. Com, CA

He qualified as a chartered accountant in 2017 and currently working as manager at Visakhapatnam branch. He has experience in audit and refund matters. He wrote various articles on implications of GST on export industries. He is active in training articles and other staff to complete the assignments in efficient ways. He assists in sharing the Knowledge between all branches.

 

 

Mayank Saini

Mayank SainiB Com, CA Inter

He holds an experience of working with names like Compania Sud Americana De Vapores, The Akshaya Patra Foundation.

He further gained experience in Accounting, Ind-AS implementation in Govt. companies, Transfer Pricing, Statutory Audits in his CA Internship.

He joined Hiregange & Associates in April 2018 and since then he is associated in Audit and Advisory to clients primarily based in Auto, Textile & Logistics Industry.

 

Nandini H Gupta

Nandini H GuptaCA, MBA, M.com

Qualified chartered accountant in 2018, is a commerce graduate from Jain University. She is associated with Hiregange and associates from 2013.

Being a part of Pune location , has handled GST audit for various industries such as Logistics, construction, hotel and automobile sectors. etc,

Has authored booklet on “Tips to draft effective opinion” published by Hiregange Academy, assisted in “Handbook on Central Sales Tax”. As regular participant in the online forum a such as CA Club India.

Presently manages the Assistance and consultancy wing of Pune Location.

CA Nayan Sharma

CA Nayan SharmaCA

He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in Nov 2019 and he is currently working at Noida Branch of Hiregange & Associates in Consultancy wing.

He has been associated with Hiregange and Associates since September 2016. He performed his Articleship in Hiregange and associates under the guidance of Partner CA Ashish Chaudhary with focus on GST Reviews, Refunds, Compliance and classification while also being part of GST Impact assessments.

He has headed GST reviews of clients operating in various industries including logistics and manufacturing industries among others. 

Sharavanan S

Sharavanan SMBA. M. Com

He is postgraduate in Finance and Banking. Presently, working as Manager – Audit & Compliance division of Chennai Branch.

He has experience of five years in the field of Indirect Taxes, including compliance assistance of erstwhile indirect tax regime. He currently handles GST Review and Compliance support for clients in various sectors such as Healthcare, Automobile, FMCG and then IT.