PEOPLE

Ruturaj Chaudhari

Senior Associate
Pune

M: +91 93722 27272
E: ruturaj.chaudhari@foxmandal.in

Ruturaj from our Pune office is a dedicated professional with an experience of over 12 years in the field of corporate Real Estate and litigation. Most of his clients belong to the Consumer Goods & Retail, Automotive, Start-ups, and Information Technology Sectors.

EXPERTISE

He has been extensively involved in advising on the acquisition of rights, title and interests in immovable property/ies, including commercial, residential, industrial, agricultural lands/properties through Absolute Conveyance, Agreement to Sell, Lease, Mortgage, Joint Venture, Development Agreement, Power of Attorneys, Leave and Licence Agreement .

He is proficient in various applicable central, state, and regional legislation and rules pertaining to Real Estate such as Zonal Regulations, Building Bye-Laws, Comprehensive Development Plans, Rules pertaining to Environmental Impact Assessment and Fire Safety Norms etc.


He further offers legal advice on testate and intestate succession as well as the implications of the Stamp Duty and Registration Fee obligations. He has also handled Civil/ Revenue matters by representing clients before the appropriate Courts arising in connection with Partition, Declaration, Acquisition, Succession, Debt Recovery, Dispossession, etc.

Ruturaj helps clients think transversely across sectors and provides comprehensive legal solutions with dedication and determination.

EDUCATION

  • LL.M. (Masters in Law) – Bharati University – 2009

ADMISSION

  • Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa & Bar Association of Pune

PRACTICE AREAS

Corporate Real Estate
Litigation

SECTORS

Consumer Goods & Retail
Automotive
Start-ups
Information Technology

PEOPLE

Preeti Kothari

Manager
PUNE

M: +91 91580 06126
E: Preeti.kothari@foxmandal.in

Preeti from our Pune office is a chartered accountant with extensive experience in Direct tax, International Tax, and Transfer Pricing. She has worked on Indian and MNC clients spreading across IT/ITeS, Automotive, and Industrial Goods sectors.

EXPERTISE

Preeti offers assistance pertaining to both advisory and compliance matters. She is deeply solution-oriented and ensures workable solutions to her client’s problems by effectively dovetailing the technical and practical aspects. She has an eye for detail and a passion for accounting which helps her understand complex tax matters without a hitch.

EDUCATION

  • Indian Institute of Chartered Accountants

ADMISSION

  • Nov 2003

AFFILIATION

  • Indian Institute of Chartered Accountants

PRACTICE AREAS

International Tax
Transfer pricing

SECTORS

IT/ITeS
Automotives
Industrial Goods

PEOPLE

Sandip Mukherjee

Director
Pune

M: +91 98900 36292
E: sandip.mukherjee@foxmandal.in

Sandip leads the International Tax Practice of the firm as a Director and operates from the Pune Office. He is a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years of experience in the areas of tax, regulatory & business advisory. During his career span, Sandip has led client assignments and held leadership positions, working with Big4 professional firms and MNCs in India as well as overseas.

EXPERTISE

Sandip specialises in the areas of tax and regulatory laws, both domestic as well as international. His domain areas of practice have been corporate tax, employee tax, foreign exchange laws, tax litigation, international tax and mergers & acquisitions.


In an aggregate career span of 34+ years, Sandip has spent about 27+ years in the profession, primarily with Big4 professional firms such as PwC, Deloitte & Andersen, in India as well as overseas. Sandip has also spent 6+ years with MNCs such as Tata Group & ACL Group.


While Sandip has gained experience in catering to a vast spread of industry sectors, his primary focus has been the oil & gas, manufacturing and information technology sectors; particularly, issues facing the automotive, auto components, BPO & call centres. Sandip also has worked in the emerging markets and SME sectors, assisting sunrise industry units and start-ups.


An integral part of Sandip’s professional profile has been to effectively lead large teams, manage client expectations, network with key authorities & officials, contribute to knowledge & thought leadership initiatives and achieve success in exceeding practice development and market penetration goals. Sandip has, over the years, gained recognition as a ‘trusted business advisor’ for his clients, a ‘committed leader’ for his team, a ‘reliable resource’ for his business associates and most importantly, an ‘honest, hardworking & sincere individual’ to all those who have been associated with him.


Sandip is recognised as an active professional, a passionate writer, a speaker & a thought leader, with a committed following within the known circles of the business, profession & academia.

EDUCATION

  • FCA
  • MBF
  • B. Com
  • International Tax Training course, Arthur Andersen, Eindhoven
  • Executive Leadership Training Course – INSEAD, Singapore

ADMISSION

  • Fellow Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

AFFILIATION

  • Member of Bombay Chartered Accountants Society.
  • Member of International Fiscal Association
  • Pune Branch Committee Member of Indo American Chamber of Commerce
  • Attended – ‘Creating a Memorable Experience Program’ – Deloitte, April 2017
  • Attended – ‘Power Of Storytelling Program’- Deloitte, September 2018
  • Attended – International Tax Conferences – FIT
  • Attended – International Tax Conferences – BCA
  • Attended & Speaker – International Tax Conferences – IFA
  • Attended & Speaker – ASSCOCHAM ‘s Events on topics in domestic & international tax
  • Attended & Speaker – ICAI/WIRC Seminars on Domestic & International Tax
  • Speaker – Several Educational & Management Institutions in Pune

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Nominated among Asia’s ‘Top Tax Advisors’ in Vietnam by ITR, Netherlands, in 1999
  • Manager-in-charge of TLS-Risk Management in PwC-Indochina.
  • Partner & Coach for ‘Professional Service Experience Program’ for Deputy Managers in Deloitte
  • Partner & Coach for ‘Ascend’ Program for new joinees in Deloitte
  • Mentor for SPRINT Program for Senior Managers in Deloitte
  • Dean for Technical Training Programs for staff in Andersen, RSM, PwC & Deloitte

PUBLICATIONS

  • Co-author of ‘India Master Tax Guide’ – a joint publication initiative of PwC India & CCH – Wolters Kluwer
  • Author & contributor of numerous articles in various tax and professional journals

PRACTICE AREAS

Tax Advisory

SECTORS

Automotive
Consumer Products & Retail
Healthcare & Life sciences
Infrastructure & Transportation
Manufacturing
Services
Technology, Media & Telecom