The Institute of the Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is a statutory body established under the Chartered Accountants Act, 1949 (Act No. XXXVIII of 1949) for the regulation of the profession of chartered accountancy in India. Today it is recognized as a premier institution in the world for its contribution in the fields of education, professional development, maintenance of high accounting,auditing and ethical standards.Its Mission Statement says that the Indian Chartered Accountancy Profession will be the valued Trustees of World Class Financial Competencies, Good Governance and Competitiveness

The main functions of the ICAI are prescribing qualifications for membership, holding examination and arranging practical training of candidates, enrollment of members, publication and maintenance of register of members qualified to practice the profession, carrying on activities for development of the profession and regulation and enforcement of strict professional ethics among the members

Balu & Anand, Chartered Accountants, was established in the year 1987 and is registered as a firm by the ICAI vide no. FR -00367S. Over the years the firm has acquired the necesary skill and expertise to handle a wide variety of assignments.

We are also registed with Dun & Bradstreet, vide no: 67-676 - 7686

Our team
 
R.E.Balasubramanyam
Partner

R.E.Balasubramanyam is a graduate in commerce from the Bangalore University and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1987. He holds a post-qualification diploma in International Trade Laws and WTO matters from the ICAI and is also a Law Graduate.

His areas of expertise include tax consultancy and representation before appropriate statutory authorities and tribunals, corporate law matters and audit, and assurance services.

 
 
Ashok S Navalgund
Partner

Ashok S. Navalgund has a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from the University of Mysore and became a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in the year 2004.

His areas of expertise include audit, and assurance services, appraisal of and implementation of accounting systems and controls in government entities.

 
 
N.K.Srinivas Bharath
Partner

N.K.Srinivas Bharath has a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from the University of Mysore and became a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in the year 2002.

He holds a post-qualification diploma in Information Systems Audit from the ICAI and is also a Graduate Member of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India. His areas of expertise include audit, and assurance services, international taxation and management.

 
 
P.S.Nayak
Partner

P.S. Nayak has a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from the University of Mangalore and became a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in the year 1976 His areas of expertise include audit and assurance services, consultancy in indirect taxes and management advisory services
 
 
R Manjunath
Partner

R.Manjunath has a Post Graduate Degree in Commerce and also a Degree in Law. He became a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in the year 1999. He is also a Certified Information Security Auditor.

His areas of expertise include Systems audit and assurance services, Implementation and review of information systems, evaluation of financial systems etc.

 
 
A.V. Muralidharan
Partner

A.V. Muralidharan has a Bachelor’s Degree in Science and became a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in the year 1975 and a member of Institute of Company Secretaries in 1983. He has worked as Director & General Manager for New India Assurance Company Ltd and also held the position of Chariman and Managing Director of Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India Ltd. He was also a Director in Exim Bank.

His areas of expertise include insurance and risk management, investment and treasury management, tax consultancy and representation before appropriate statutory authorities and tribunals, corporate law matters and audit and assurance services.