Backed by a rich post-qualification experience spanning three decades and counting, Shailesh has seen
best of both the industry and the profession having held leadership positions in Indian listed MNCs in auto manufacturing and service sectors, again, both in India and abroad. Driving strategic assignments, he has travelled extensively to some developed countries gaining useful insight of the laws and eco-systems of those foreign corporates as well.
During this long inning, he has acquired almost 360-degree exposure of the finance domain having driven CFO role, financial planning & Analysis, RoCE improvement, settling up MIS & control systems, compliance management, advisory services, fund management besides managing holistic accounting management, assurance, project financing, direct and indirect taxation including international taxation & transfer pricing, block assessments, expats taxation, litigation etc.
Cross-border acquisition in North America, due diligence, plant capitalization overseas, SAP migration, IndAS migration, IFRS, block assessment, IFC, GST migration, public issue management etc. are some of the strategic projects handled in corporates including Motherson Sumi Systems Limited.
An alumnus of A.F.Ferguson & Co.(now a member firm of Deloitte) and S.R.Batliboi & Co. (a member firm of EY), Shailesh is a fellow chartered accountant with over 30 years of versatile work experience.
Raghu Nath Rai & Co. (“RNR”) is one of the leading firms of Chartered Accountants in Northern India. Mr. Raghu Nath Rai established the firm in 1968 after his separation as senior partner from a well-known local firm.