Paurus Kohina has more than 30 years of overall multi-cultural professional experience. In his last stint, he worked as CFO of private equity holding company, a listed entity in Kuwait for 7 years and spearheaded entire Corporate Finance function including Corporate Planning and Budgeting entailing long term and short term Financial and Business Strategies, Cash flow Management, Risk Management, Optimum Capital structure management and Statutory Financial Reporting to Kuwait Stock Exchange.
Earlier, he worked as Head of Retail Support Services in a Bank for 2 years and spearheaded 4 units within retail banking including Credit, Collections, Branch Operations and MIS functions. Prior to this, Paurus worked as Financial Controller of a Financing and Investment company for 13 years and also served as an Auditor for 3 years in a Big 4 Chartered Accountancy Firm, successfully executing audits of various banks and companies in manufacturing, trading, contracting, etc. in India, Kuwait and Qatar.
CA Sanjay Makhija has been in practice for more than 30 years and is the Managing Partner of a C.A. Firm M/s. SLM & CO LLP operating from Horniman Circle, Fort, Mumbai. He has also been a partner of M/s. Mehra Saxena & Associates, Chartered Accountants, Mumbai. He is also a Bachelor of General Laws and to augment the professional needs, has successfully completed a short course as Chartered Financial Analyst from the Institute of Chartered Financial Analyst, Hyderabad and Business Consultancy Services Course at Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.
Sanjay has been successful in setting up the practice of the Firm and has pursued his professional goals in an active manner. He has successfully developed outsource model for small corporates, which find it difficult to manage their financial and legal affairs, thus he acts as a virtual CFO for these Companies. He has gained tremendous amount of financial acumen in controlling and handling the financial affairs of Companies. During the course of his professional practice he has been advising clients on taxation matters and investment advice, incidental to his professional service.
Arun Shroff has more than 30 years of rich experience in Financial and Investment Consultancy Services including Equities in primary and secondary markets, various debt instruments, structured products and Mutual funds for Retail, HNI and Corporate clients. Arun has also been involved in syndication of funds for his Corporate clients via Intercorporate Deposits and Bill Discounting.
During his earlier stint as a Chartered Accountant, Arun has managed assignments in the fields of Auditing, Taxation, Company Incorporation, Compliance and Corporate Valuation.