About Us

Company Profile

About Us

We are a firm of Chartered Accountants set up in 1955. Inspired by senior partner - Late Anil Kamdar, we operate in an extremely professional environment and commit ourselves to the highest standards of technical knowledge in the areas of Foreign Exchange Laws, Income Tax and Corporate Laws.

"We assist foreign companies in choosing an appropriate structure for their proposed operations in india. This could be a liaison office, branch office or a wholly owned subsidiary company in India. Our compliance team also assists them in maintaining these companies in India. We are a one stop shop - covering all aspects of operations - payroll processing, accounting, tax filings, transfer pricing etc for all foreign companies."

We also advise Non-Residents Indians (NRI) on their financial affairs and on Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA). Our team of Chartered accountants specialise in assisting NRIs with their tax filings in India.

Our team of highly skilled and motivated professionals includes Chartered Accountants (Indian CPA), Management graduates, Cost Accountants, Lawyers and Company secretaries who have worked for top consulting firms and have extensively travelled outside India. Over the years, we have gained in-depth experience in providing multitude of services, ranging from tax planning to a liaison office.

Our professional approach blended with personal touch has earned us enormous confidence of all our clients, which is reflected in an enduring business relationship that we enjoy with them as also in the consistent growth in portfolio of our services.

Company Vision

Grow globally

To grow globally by partnering as key enablers in our client's growth by consistently delivering value.

Company Mission

Excellence in service

To not just meet but exceed client expectations consistently by imbibing Teamwork, Professionalism, Personalized Service & Specialization.

Teamwork

Work hand in hand to achieve a common goal

To build a motivated and committed team of professionals where all members work hand in hand to achieve a common goal.

Professionalism

  • Maintain highest standards of integrity and confidentiality
  • Ensure transparency in all client dealings
  • Proactively assess and service client needs

Personalized Service

To ensure sensitivity to client-specific needs.

Specialization

To assign the most appropriately skilled and specialized Professionals to meet all assignment specific requirements.

Our Team

Our team is our real strength

A bunch of highly skilled, committed and motivated professionals specialize in respective fields. We work in an informal environment with frequent training opportunities for our professionals to ensure highest level of competence. Over our existence for more than five decades, we have managed to build a customized platform to keep this team motivated towards customer satisfaction and regularly updated with requisite technical knowledge.

Anil Kamdar,

Senior Partner, Chartered Accountant.

Founder partner of KDP, he is one amongst the elite professionals to qualify as a Chartered Accountant in 1955.

Along with an extensive experience in the field of direct taxation and audit, he has also served as an esteemed board member on the Board of the Taxation Committee of Indian Merchant Chambers. He has a commendable track record as an arbitrator in disputes and as a mediator in family settlement matters.

Currently he, devotes a significant portion of his time in educating the downtrodden, but is equally active as a mentor to the younger members of the team.

Sanjeev Kamdar,

Partner, Chartered Accountant

Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1989 securing merit position in all the CA examinations. He is trained under internationally renowned consulting firm in Mumbai.

He has played a pioneering role in expanding the Non resident Indian (NRI) client base through constant globetrotting and extensive market research.

He has successfully negotiated cross border Joint Ventures and Private Equity placements for clients from varied sectors. He has been instrumental in expanding the range of services like representative office, consultancy for start up ventures of Non resident Indians in India, project finance, transaction advisory, etc. Currently,

he has been targeting to nurture new breed of entrepreneurs within the organisation, who in turn would be the pillars of tomorrow.

Urmil Shah,

Partner, Chartered Accountant

Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1996 and worked with renowned firm servicing large exporters from India. He has effectively partnered in the growth of the firm and build a strong team of professionals equipped with requisite skill set to cater to complex taxation advisory. His forte lies in corporate and international taxation. He has been associated effectively in handling corporate restructuring, structuring international transactions including Transfer pricing and working on Double Tax Avoidance Treaties. While heading the tax department, he is a 'Hands on' mentor providing useful guidance to our team and clients.

Bhavya Mehta,

Partner, Audit, Chartered Accountant

A vibrant and enthusiastic Chartered Accountant, with an explicit interest and expertise in audits, he has been associated with us for couple of years now. He has not only successfully headed audits across business sectors, but also won accolades from the clients for improving their systems and data flow.

Ganesh Shenoy,

Partner, FEMA Advisory

Apart from a brilliant academic record having secured the first rank in the State and in the University, he is qualified Chartered Management Accountant from CIMA of UK and has worked with large corporate houses in Middle East for 2 decades giving him an in depth knowledge of global operations.

He has a well rounded experience in the field of Finance, MIS, Project Accounting and Analysis, Formulation of Policies and Procedures for facilitating Internal Financial Controls for large Corporations, Formulating business plans and budgets, Formulation of Delegation of Authorities to ensure effective Corporate Governance, International Accounting and Designing and implementing ERP Systems. During the course of his long career, he has travelled extensively in the Middle East and to Far East countries on various assignments.

In the field of Foreign Exchange compliance advisory, he has mastered the art of providing expert advisory to clients ranging from Individuals (NRIs, Foreign Citizens, etc.) to Corporate (Foreign Companies Investing in India and Indian Companies requiring foreign exchange compliances, Banks, etc). He has also been assisting in corporate restructuring, registering and managing liaison and branch offices for overseas clients.

Sejal Gandhi,

USA, NRI services

Qualified as cost accountant in 1997 in India, she worked with us for a short tenure and moved to USA and completed her CPA in Boston. Returned to India in 2005 /06, she worked with us again and deepened our knowledge base in dealing with complex NRI tax situations. In this long tenure, she successfully handled various assignments dealing with setting up of liaison offices / representative offices and wholly owned subsidiaries for our overseas clients. Back in the USA, she continues to be a close part of our network and represents us in USA.

Ashwin Jajal,

He is a practicing advocate and solicitor (LLB, Solicitor [Bombay, England & Wales])

with 25 years of experience in NRI investment and taxation, trade laws in India and structuring of mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures. He has worked as a legal consultant with Reliance Industries Limited, the largest private sector company in India as also in the International Tax department of a renowned Law firm in India. He has successfully handled joint ventures in India & abroad for our clients.

Jaydeep Mavani,

Partner, Transaction Advisory, Chartered Accountant

Jaydeep Mavani is a young Chartered Accountant who has handled various projects in a variety of sectors, with Innovision ranging from private equity deals, to debt syndication and valuations. He comes with over 3 years of robust experience in Equity Research, and related subjects like Valuations, Sector tracking, Financial Report Writing, Presentations and Due Diligence, to name a few.

Deepika Biyani,

Secretarial Services, Company secretary

A qualified Company Secretary having served one of the largest corporate in India, she has valuable experience in dealing with House of Companies and possesses in depth knowledge of The Company Law. She has been successfully handling company formation and various company law compliances for our clients.

Jay Shah,

Indirect Taxation

He is our associate assisting our clients with advisory matters, registrations and compliances with VAT and Service Tax. With vast experience in these areas, he has sharpened his tools to advise clients on applicability and appropriate classification under the complex laws of VAT and Service Tax.

Pravin Agarwal,

Chartered Accountant

He has been associated with KDP for past five years - started as an inturn and decided to continue the good work in our audit and outsourced accounting function! Currently a qualified Chartered Accountant he is has been the vital source of updated information in v arious fields of statutory compliances, not only for the organisation but for the clients as well. Accounting and Statutory Compliance been his forte and rightly so, he has developed into a much sought after resource in our clientele list.

Jaishankar M. Talreja,

Transaction Support Services, Chartered Accountant.

Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2002. He has a remarkable academic and extracurricular record and has previously worked with one of the renowned big four accounting firms. He specializes in FEMA, financial modeling, business consultancy and audits including internal-operational-management audits. He plays a key role in servicing our Non resident Indian (NRI) clientele.

Jiya, Nitin,Sushil,Vijay,

Admin Members

Backbone of our existence, this dedicated team has ensured that we stay focused on our deliverables while they take care of everything else! This team has an average association with KDP of 5+ years. The Accounts team has been taking care of outsourced accounting function under supervision of our other team members. With software knowledge ranging from Tally to Quick books, this team has an enviable record of having long running associations with our clients.

Sarvesh, Amruta, Mahesh,

Support Team - Audit.

Young and Energetic audit team enables intelligent audit and has ensured timely compliance of Audit requirements under The Companies Act in India.

Jaikishan, Nupur, Aakash, Monali,

Support Team - Audit

Young and Energetic audit team enables intelligent audit and has ensured timely compliance of Audit requirements under The Companies Act in India.

Hridya, Kshitij, Bhinang,

Support Team -Taxation

Enablers of all statutory compliances under The Income Tax Act in India, this team is responsible for efficient handling of tax filings, withholding tax compliances and handling of tax scrutinies.

Neha, Grace, Aayush, Kunal,

Support Team - Transaction Support

Transaction support assignments demand an eye for details and ground level understanding of data flow within an organisation. The team has mastered the techniques dealing with detailed Due Diligence and Transaction Support.

Aman, Pallavi, Megha,

Support Team - FEMA Advisory

The team spends most of its time studying and interpreting Reserve Bank of India circulars dealing with various foreign exchange matters relating to NRIs and overseas companies. KDPs FEMA services would not have reached its present level without the help of this support team.

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