US-based global audit and tax advisory organisation, Allinial Global has announced KNAV as its member firm to fast-track expansion plans in India.
The association of KNAV -- a accounting, assurance, tax, risk and business advisory services firm with a special focus on Indian-owned multinational companies -- with the USD 1.6 billion Allinial Global will give "greater choice to Indian companies seeking world-class tax, risk and business advisory solutions apart from cross border services," it said in a statement.
KNAV has been servicing Indian organisations in India and the US since 1999 and has operations in nine countries, which include Canada, France, India, the Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, the UAE, the United Kingdom and the US.
Allinial Global was founded in in 1969 and operates as a strategic affiliation of legally independent accounting firms across the globe.
"Our association with Allinial Global will provide us the outreach to state of the art tools, methodologies, global subject matter experts and a vast array of resources in their countries of operations," said Monish Gaurav Chatrath Managing Partner, MGC & KNAV Global Risk Advisory Services and Global Markets Leader at KNAV.
Terry Snyder, President & CEO, Allinial Global said: "KNAV is an agile, progressive, flexible and client centric international organization that blends well with the culture and outlook of Allinial Global."
KNAV made immediate changes in key roles with Nishta Sharma being made the Managing Partner. Khozema Anajwalla assumes the role of International Practice Partner and the Head of Assurance for India and Monish Chatrath takes over as the Global Markets Leader while continuing to lead the charge at MGC & KNAV Global Risk Advisory Services.