Dr. CA. Abhishek Murali elected President of All India Tax Payers’ Association (AITPA). He is from Chennai, and did his schooling at the reputed PSBB Group of Schools. Immediately after his schooling, he entered the Chartered Accountancy (CA) Course and worked with PriceWaterhouse Coopers in the Audit and Assurance division for 4 years.
CA. Abhishek cleared his CA and joined KPMG as a Senior Consultant in Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) division for 2 years. In 2014, he took over as a Partner at Victor Grace & Co., Chennai, at the age of 24 and is the youngest partner in the history of the organisation.
CA Abhishek is also a Master of Commerce (M.Com and B.Com) graduate from the University of Madras and has completed CISA, with ISACA and has finished his Strategic Level with CIMA. He also holds a Advance Diploma in Management Accounting from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, London.
CA. Abhishek is a consistent academic topper and secured the All India First Rank in his CIMA examinations. He is a prolific debater, moot court speaker and oratorical speaker. He has won many prizes in inter-school and intra-school competitions. He enjoys writing and has authored many articles for newspapers and magazines. He has authored a book on The Companies Act, 2013 and Co-authored a book on The Role of Independent Directors in Corporates.
CA. Abhishek enjoys teaching and has made various presentations across India on topics like Tax, Company Law, Role of Directors, Accounting, Indirect Taxes and other related topics to both Professionals and Students.
CA. Abhishek is a co-opted member of Corporate Laws & Corporate Governance Committee for Members by the ICAI for the year 2013-14, 2014-15. He is a member of the Research Committee of ICAI for the year 2014-15.
CA. Abhishek is a big advocate of Social Responsibility and has spear-headed initiatives to involve more youth in all organisations. He was the youngest member of Rotary Club of Madras Next Gen at the time of his joining and is a member of the Board for the year 2013-14 and 2014-15.
CA. Abhishek is an active Free Mason and a member of the Hindustan Chamber of Commerce. He is also part of the Core Team of Deepam, an NGO that helps under-privileged children and actively involves himself in teaching Spoken English and use of computers to the children. He is an Active Volunteer for Blood Donation Camps. In his free time Abhishek enjoys playing golf, football, reading and writing.