Partners' Profile

 

1. CS. Sivakumar P. (Managing Partner)

A Post graduate in Commerce, a Fellow Member of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) and a Fellow member of The Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI-CMA), CS. Sivakumar brings with him 31 years of multi-disciplinary experience. He has to his credit, Certified Management Accountant credential from IMA (USA). He has successfully managed the public issues of several companies where he has remained the Company Secretary and Finance Head. Having served for long years in the public, private and joint sectors, CS. Sivakumar has rich and varied experience in the areas of corporate law, finance, accounting, administration and management. Owing to his long association with the industry, he has tremendous liaison experience with different Government Departments, Stock Exchanges, Depositories, Depository Participants, the office of the C & AG and statutory auditors. He has extensive experience in procedural and advisory services on Corporate Restructuring, Amalgamations, Corporate Governance, Capital Issues and SEBI matters. He is also an empanelled Arbitrator to the Hon’ble High Court of Kerala.     

 

CS. Sivakumar is the Secretarial Consultant and Advisor to various Public Sector and Government Companies. He is the Director of Inter Connected Stock Exchange of India Limited, Mumbai. He was the Chairman of Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Kochi Chapter for the years 2010, 2011 and 2014. Elected as the Chairman of the Southern India Regional Council of ICSI for 2016-17. Member of Managing Committee of Cochin Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He held the position of Chairman of both these Chapters, in the past as well.

 

2. CS. Vincent P.D. (Senior Partner)

A Fellow Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI), CS. Vincent has an experience of 31 years in handling secretarial, legal and internal audit functions. CS. Vincent is a Law Graduate and holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration as well. His association with different corporates, both in the public as well as private sector during his long and productive career as a Company Secretary in employment has endowed him with remarkable experience in handling compliances under SEBI, listing requirements under Listing Agreement of Stock Exchanges, Internal Audit, Corporate Governance, BIFR matters, Foreign Collaboration Agreements, Joint Ventures, Foreign Direct Investments and other issues under the Forex Laws.

 

Presently, Corporate Restructuring and Due Diligence are his areas of focus. CS. Vincent has also been a teaching faculty for over 15 years at the Kochi Chapter of ICSI and ICAI (CMA).

 

CS. Vincent has attended the intensive training programmes on Diligence Reports for Banks organized by the ICSI and has successfully completed Company Directorship Course conducted by Commonwealth Association for Corporate Governance.

 

3. CS. Jayan K. (Partner)

CS. Jayan is a commerce as well as law graduate and a Fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. CS Jayan K. has completed his certificate programme and intensive training in dispute resolution from Indian Institute of Arbitration and Mediation and became its accredited mediator. He is also having a diploma in financial management and accountability, a unique course on NGO management, run by Tata Institute of Social Science and Financial Management Service Foundation.

 

Formation and management of NGOs, internal governance and FEMA matters are his core areas in addition to his diverse experience in the various other secretarial functions. He is the Chief Financial Adviser to Attakkalari Public Charitable Trust, an international non-profit organisation promoting movement arts and mixed media. CS Jayan is the Past Chairman (2013) of Kochi Chapter of ICSI. He is also a teaching faculty of the institute. He is the Treasurer of India International ADR Association, an association of Arbitrators, Mediators, ADR Practitioners and ADR Users.

 

4. CS. Sreekumar P.S. (Partner)

CS. Sreekumar is a commerce graduate and a Fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He has significant experience in company law compliances, internal audit, FEMA matters, accounting and IPR matters.

 

5. CS. Lekha Ashok (Partner))

CS. Lekha Ashok is a commerce graduate and a Fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. She has considerable experience in company law, capital market regulations and SEBI related matters.  Presently CS. Lekha is heading the Bangalore branch of    .

 

6. CS Rohini Varma. K (Partner))

CS Rohini Varma. K is a commerce graduate and a Fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. She has experience in procedural and compliance matters under company law. Heads the Chennai Branch of    .