Mr. V. VIVEK ANAND is a graduate from the Madras University, a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered accountants of India (ICAI), who commenced professional practice in the year 1998 and has nearly 20 years experience in the profession. Mr. V. Vivek Anand is the partner in-charge of Bank Audits in the firm. Having undergone training with a renowned firm, M/s. D. Rangaswamy, he has participated in performing Statutory Audits in a number of noteworthy companies and large corporates. At CNGSN, Mr. Vivek Anand performs 3 distinct roles namely, bank audit, consulting work, relating to Accounting Standards and semi-related services. In addition, Mr. Vivek Anand is developing a very sound practice in the upcoming field of Service Tax, where he consults with companies like Ansaldo, an Italian major, for negotiating waivers in Service Tax. As an aside, Mr. Vivek Anand is also actively involved in managing the firm’s Statutory Audits as well.