In the coming decade, the accounting profession will face significant changes on account of evolving technologies, the globalisation of reporting standards, and new forms of regulation....
FROM THE EDITOR
As Covid 19 grips the world and its fears spread even faster, panic has unsettled financial markets leading to a collapse in share indices across the world.
Sandeep Batra talks about his journey towards personal and professional excellence
Friend, philosopher and guide to the Chief Executive, and often his most impartial ‘constructive’ critic, the 21st Century
The global Covid-19 outbreak is disrupting business and everyday life on a scale that is both unprecedented and previously unimaginable.
Ananth Narayan, Associate Professor of Finance at SP Jain Institute of Management
The FY21 Union Budget was framed in the context of slowing growth and a worsening fiscal position.
Rashmi Pradeep, Partner in the General Corporate Practice of Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
India’s labour and employment laws are amongst the most complex and confusing, even by emerging market standards.
SR Patnaik, Partner and National Leader - Tax at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
As Indian businesses globalise in their quest for growth, they must contend with a variety of tax regimes and constantly-changing tariff regulations and compliance requirements.
Arun Prabhu, Partner in the General Corporate Practice of Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
The impending enactment of a new data protection law in India promises to fundamentally change the operating regime for businesses in this market.
Sandeep Chilana, Managing Partner at Chilana & Chilana Law Offices
Since its introduction in 2017, the GST has faced numerous issues around technology as well as frequent policy changes.
Venkat Raman Srinivasan, Partner at PwC
In an age where technology is driving business decisions and outcomes, data ownership and cybersecurity figure high on Boardroom agendas.
Vinita Bali, NED on the Boards of companies like Bunge, Crisil, Syngene and Titan
Corporate scandals such as those at Enron and WorldCom and the triggers that set off the Global Financial Crisis demonstrate how, in a globalised, highly-connected world, the sustainability and long-term success of any business hinges on trust and integrity.
Neeraj Basur, Group Chief Financial Officer at Blue Star Limited
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward
Naveen Chandramohan is the founder of Itus Capital, an asset management firm managing money in the equities and debt markets in India
In the new India we live in, CFOs have an increasingly strategic role in the organisation. Globally, there are five roles that fall under the purview of the CFO: risk management (enterprise-wide and investments), regulatory compliance, M&A and transactions, IT and cybersecurity, and investor relations...