Our Team

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Raju Menon

Chairman

Raju Menon

Chairman

Raju Menon is the founding member and Chairman of the Kreston Menon Group. Menon has over 29 years of experience in auditing, consultation, taxation, incorporation, liquidation, commercial and company laws. Apart from establishing Kreston Menon as one of the leading Audit and Business Consulting firms in UAE, Menon was instrumental in providing guidance to over 3,000 investors which served as a catalyst to launching their businesses in the UAE.
Kreston Menon was ranked 6th best audit firm in UAE in 2019 under his leadership.

Surandar Jesrani

Group CEO and Managing Partner

Surandar Jesrani

Group CEO and Managing Partner

Surandar Jesrani is the CEO and Managing Partner at MMJS Consulting. A chartered accountant by qualification and entrepreneur by nature, Surandar prior to founding MMJS was in key positions at HSBC Private Equity, Infosys, L&T and GM.
Surandar is a thought leader and the leading newspapers in the region frequently seek his views. Surandar is a speaker at various International forums and was recognized as 'Corporate Icon of the Year' for three consecutive years.

Khalid Al Shams

Senior Partner and Group CEO

Khalid Al Shams

Senior Partner and Group CEO

At the helm of Kreston Menon for the past 21 years, Khalid Al Shams oversees business development and client relations with large corporate houses and local businesses. As a key person responsible for Kreston Menon's acceptability in both the local and international market, he leads the business development initiatives such as business conferences, trade shows and exhibitions as well as press conferences.
His proven knowledge of both markets has landed Kreston Menon a diverse array of clients from Fortune 500 companies.

Safiya Haji Akbar Mohammad

Partner & Tax Agent

Safiya Haji Akbar Mohammad

Partner & Tax Agent

Safiya is a team leader with active participation in the management of the firm and possesses extensive experience in supervising assignments for executive and regulatory organizations. She has been associated with Kreston Menon right from its inception and has more than three decades of experience in the fields of Accounting and Audit.
Being a UAE national, Safiya has in-depth knowledge of the country's laws and regulations and is a qualified Tax Agent, registered with the FTA.

Nasser Al Khamisi

Country Partner – Oman

Nasser Al Khamisi

Country Partner – Oman

Nasser Al Khamisi is a Country Partner in Oman. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the United Kingdom and is a qualified accounting practitioner. He also holds an MBA in Strategic Management from the University of Strathclyde, UK and has over 20 years of experience working with various Government bodies, Tax Authority and clients in various sectors in Oman. Nasser is also a Board Member at the Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI).
He has advised several multinational corporations on the incorporation of companies in Oman and in successfully setting it up in Oman, in Labour Law and company liquidations. In his professional career, Nasser has worked with professional accounting firms like KPMG, Oman where he was involved in several assignments relating to accounting, audit and corporate tax.

Abdullah Alsudais

Country Partner - Direct and Indirect Tax

Abdullah Alsudais

Country Partner - Direct and Indirect Tax

Abdullah Alsudais is a SOCPA Licensed professional with more than 10 years of experience in Audit, Zakat & Tax, as well as its Litigations. During his career, he worked with distinguished organizations such as GSTC as part of the establishment team and EY serving multinational clients.
In his tenure at GSTC, Abdullah was leading a team that handled more than 10,000 cases/disputes between the taxpayers and ZATCA. Abdullah was the head of advisors to the tax committees in GSTC.

Abdulhameed Al Ammadi

Associate Partner - Bahrain

Abdulhameed Al Ammadi

Associate Partner - Bahrain

Abdulhameed Al Ammadi is an Associate Partner- Bahrain at MMJS. He has over 36 years of experience encompassing insurance and reinsurance and he played a pivotal role during his tenure at Arab Insurance Group focused on the GCC, Yemen and Pakistan.
In addition to his role at Arab Insurance Group, Abdulhameed worked extensively with the Bahrain Government through Ministry of Finance by utilizing his underwriting expertise to help streamline their departmental objectives in relation to insurance control and operational activities in the Accounting Directorate at the Bahrain Ministry of Finance.

Jikku Luke

Chief Services Officer

Jikku Luke

Chief Services Officer

Jikku Luke is a Chief Services Officer at MMJS and is responsible for the Bahrain and India offices focusing on business development and strategy. Jikku is a Postgraduate in Sustainable Business from The University of Cambridge.
Jikku has 7 years of experience supporting clients with finance transformation, optimization of tax through use of technology and strategy consulting. Jikku is a regular speaker on tax and technology at various forums.
Past Experiences:
Fetchr, UAE
EY and Deloitte, India

Anas Salhieh

Tax Partner – KSA

Anas Salhieh

Tax Partner – KSA

Anas Salhieh is a Tax Partner at MMJS and is responsible for our tax practice in KSA. He specializes in Direct and Indirect Tax and brings over 9 years of experience in International and Local tax matters in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Anas has supported hundreds of clients with their complex tax matters and has built a reputation with the GAZT.
He has completed his GCC VAT Diploma from The Association of Taxation Technicians, UK, Principles in International Tax and Transfer Pricing qualifications from Chartered Institute of Taxation, UK along with his Bachelors in Accounting from Al Yarmouk University.
Past Experiences:
Al Tamimi and Co.
PwC

Aunali Merchant

Associate Partner - Corporate and International Tax

Aunali Merchant

Associate Partner - Corporate and International Tax

Aunali Merchant is a Director at MMJS and is responsible for International tax and VAT specializing in Financial Services, Manufacturing and Government sectors. Aunali is a Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary.
Aunali has 9 years of experience in providing end to end tax support specializing in inbound structuring, cross-border tax issues, international tax, withholding tax matters, VAT advisory, tax compliance support and tax litigation.
Past Experiences:
KPMG, UAE
EY, India

Aastha Jain

Associate Partner - Corporate and International Tax

Aastha Jain

Associate Partner - Corporate and International Tax

Aastha Jain is an Associate Partner at MMJS Consulting, Dubai, leading the firm,s direct tax and international tax practice in the UAE. With 15+ years of core tax experience at a Big4 Consulting Firm, she specializes in international taxation, assisting multinational clients with domestic and cross-border tax issues, transfer pricing, tax efficiency, and litigation. Aastha,s expertise spans BEPS, digital taxation, inbound structure planning, supply-chain structures, crypto-assets, and more. She has advised diverse sectors like IT, Retail, Media, Banking, and Pharmaceuticals. Previously with EY in India, she engaged with the government on tax policy, budget proposals, and BEPS initiatives. Aastha is a renowned author and contributes significantly to the field of complex tax matters.

Ankur Jain

Associate Partner - Indirect Tax

Ankur Jain

Associate Partner - Indirect Tax

Ankur Jain is a Senior Director at MMJS and is responsible for the Indirect Tax Practice. Ankur is a Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary.
Ankur has 11 years of experience working with several clients from diverse sectors with business operations across the GCC. Ankur is a regular speaker at international forums and events, providing insights on VAT and Excise Tax.
Past Experiences:
WTS Dhruva, UAE
KPMG,UAE
Deloitte, India and Malaysia

Jigyasa Malhotra

Director - Indirect Tax

Jigyasa Malhotra

Director - Indirect Tax

Jigyasa Malhotra is an Associate Director at MMJS. She is a Chartered Accountant and holds a master’s degree in commerce. Jigyasa has over a decade experience in the field of indirect taxation supporting clients in VAT advisory, compliance, litigation, diagnostic reviews etc. in various sectors including hospitality, pharma, education.
Jigyasa has also represented clients before tax tribunals. She has contributed to writing books on indirect taxes.
Past Experiences:
Deloitte, India

Rishabh Tandon

Director - Indirect Tax

Rishabh Tandon

Director - Indirect Tax

Rishabh Tandon is a Associate Director at MMJS and is the technical lead on VAT for the Bahrain office. Rishabh is a CA.
Rishabh has 7 years of indirect tax experience assisting clients in VAT implementation, diagnostic reviews and compliances in various sectors including real estate, financial services, hospitality, consumer markets, automobiles and the service sector. Rishabh is a regular speaker at various technical forums in Bahrain and UAE on VAT.
Past Experiences:
PwC, UAE
KPMG, India

Rishi Sapra

Director - Transfer Pricing

Rishi Sapra

Director - Transfer Pricing

Rishi Sapra is the Transfer Pricing Associate Director at MMJS, based in Dubai, where he leads the firm’s transfer pricing services in the Middle East. With over 10 years of international transfer pricing consulting experience, Rishi has worked with Big Four consulting firms in the UK, The Netherlands, Dubai, and India. He specializes in helping clients with various aspects of transfer pricing, including reviewing supply chain and business models, designing transfer pricing policies, and preparing robust transfer pricing documentation. Rishi has significant experience in helping multinational companies manage their transfer pricing risks and has advised various regional SWFs, family-owned groups, and private equity groups in the Middle East on transfer pricing and international tax matters.
Past Experiences:
Deloitte, UK
Grant Thornton, UK
EY, Dubai

Sahil Sharma

Associate Director

Sahil Sharma

Associate Director

Sahil is an Associate Director for Transfer Pricing Services at MMJS in KSA. He is a Chartered Accountant by profession and holds an Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting from CIMA UK. With rich and diverse experience spanning over 10 years, he has honed his expertise with the Big4 across India, UAE, and Canada, and played a pivotal role in steering the in-house Group Transfer Pricing for a major Automotive Manufacturer listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, which helps him look at the practical implications of TP models.
Past Experiences: KPMG, Canada, PWC, UAE & Canada

Carlo Habagat

Associate Director

Carlo Habagat

Associate Director

Carlo Habagat is a Senior Manager in the tax practice at MMJS and is currently engaged in managing tax compliance requirements, tax controversy and tax advisory engagements of KSA clients. His experience spans across developing tax strategy, tax planning, advisory, mergers and acquisitions and restructuring of group entities.
Carlo has 10 years of combined professional experience focusing on tax compliance, and advisory to multinational and domestic corporate clients in real estate, engineering and contracting companies, energy and utilities, retail and manufacturing, banking and financial services and has extensive experience and knowledge of common issues and challenges affecting the above-mentioned industries.
Past Experiences:
Ernst & Young KSA and Philippines.

Graham Armani

Associate Director - Indirect Tax

Graham Armani

Associate Director - Indirect Tax

Graham Lim holds the position of Associate Director at MMJS, overseeing the Indirect Tax Practice, focusing particularly on Value-Added Tax (VAT). He is a Certified Public Accountant with over six years of experience serving clients across diverse sectors operating in the GCC. Previously, Graham held the role of Senior Manager at a Big 4 firm in KSA, where he managed various VAT projects following its implementation.
Past Experiences:
Ernst & Young – Saudi Arabia Ernst & Young (SGV & Co.) - Philippines

Govind H Rathi

Senior Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Govind H Rathi

Senior Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Govind Rathi is a Senior Manager at MMJS and is responsible for Corporate & International tax across various industries such as financial services, automotives, IT and ITeS, infrastructure, etc. Sanjay is a Chartered Accountant with more than 10 years of experience in providing support in relation to corporate and international taxation matters. Govind has extensively worked on group restructuring matters and has advised clients on an array of domestic and international tax matters. Govind has successfully assisted clients in their corporate tax compliances as well as litigation.
Past Experiences:
EY India KPMG in India Credit Suisse

Sanjay Shukla

Senior Manager - Direct and International Tax

Sanjay Shukla

Senior Manager - Direct and International Tax

Sanjay Shukla is a Senior Manager at MMJS and is responsible for Corporate & International tax across various industries such as Oil & Gas, Energy, Shipping, Chemicals, Retail and so on. Sanjay is a Chartered Accountant with over a decade of experience in providing end to end direct tax support. Sanjay has extensively worked in inbound structuring, cross-border & international tax issues including BEPS 1.0 & BEPS 2.0, withholding tax & domestic tax issues, tax compliance and litigation support.
Past Experiences:
EY India

Sneha Chedda

Senior Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Sneha Chedda

Senior Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Maha Khan

Senior Manager - Business Incorporation

Maha Khan

Senior Manager - Business Incorporation

Maha Khan is an Business Incorporation Manager at MMJS for the KSA region. With six years in-depth expertise in the fields of legal advice, operations, and logistics, Maha supported international investors around the world with company incorporation laws in KSA.
Engaging closely with the Ministry of Investment, she helped setup over 150 businesses in various fields over the past few years, including Entrepreneurs, Industrial, Professional, Engineering, Entertainment, Trading, IT, Real Estate, and Regional Headquarter legislations for foreign investors in KSA.
Past Experiences:
SOCOTEC
Red Hat,Engie
Informa,BAL
Fragomen,BGI

Pradip Thakkar

Senior Manager - Indirect Tax

Pradip Thakkar

Senior Manager - Indirect Tax

Pradip is a Senior Manager with the indirect tax practice at MMJS. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has an experience of 8 years in the field of indirect taxation. Pradip assisted various clients from different sectors such as telecom, oil & gas, real estate, manufacturing, FMCG, etc. spread across multiple jurisdictions (i.e. India, Oman & Bahrain) in indirect taxation implementation and diagnostic review. He has supported the clients in UAE & Oman in terms of indirect tax compliance and advisory including representation before tax authorities and litigation support.

Tarun Grover

Senior Manager - Indirect Tax

Tarun Grover

Senior Manager - Indirect Tax

Tarun Grover is a Manager with the tax practice at MMJS. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has an experience of more than 7 years in the field of indirect taxation.
Tarun assisted various clients from different sectors such as real estate, manufacturing, FMCG, etc. spread across multiple jurisdictions in indirect taxation implementation, diagnostic review. He has represented clients before tax authorities to address their key issues or seeking clarifications and has handled litigation matters such as preparation of reply to notices, appeals, objections
Past Experiences:
Deloitte India / BMR & Associates LLP
Deloitte UAE

Zohra Afreen Hamza

Senior Manager - Indirect Tax

Zohra Afreen Hamza

Senior Manager - Indirect Tax

Zohra Afreen is a Manager at MMJS. She has over 9 years of experience in taxation and is also an entrepreneur by nature. She has been involved in providing client level services to some of the biggest organizations in the Indian business ecosystem.
She was also involved in the smooth implementation of Goods & Services Tax (GST) in India and has wide experience in providing GST and VAT compliance support (GST/VAT registration and filing of GST/VAT returns across different business sectors).
Past Experiences:
EY, India

Balaji CS

Senior Manager - HR

Balaji CS

Senior Manager - HR

Balaji CS is the Manager at MMJS and handles the Human Resource aspects of the firm. He has completed his Bachelors degree from University of Madras, India.
He has nearly 11 years of experience in HR Management including Induction, Appointments & Onboarding, Payroll, Employee Data Transactions and many more. Worked at Grand Thornton as HR Business Partner where he comprehended business strategies and implementing HR strategies in different business units.
Past Experience:
Grant Thornton, India
Cognizant Technology Solutions, India
The World Bank Group, India
HP, India

Myra Rodrigues

Client Success Manager

Myra Rodrigues

Client Success Manager

Myra Rodrigues is a Client Success Manager with the Marketing and Client Relationships division. She has a collaborative spirit that works as a catalyst in bridging gaps that serves MMJS’ strategic imperatives. Myra has a Bachelors degree in Sociology.
Myra has extensive experience in customer focused roles in the past working with Singapore Airlines and eventually moving into consultative roles in Dubai. She has a proven track record in building and leading meaningful and sustainable relationships spread across various sectors.
Past Experiences:
SquareOne Technologies,UAE
Al Safeer Group of companies,UAE

Oshin Jaisinghani

Manager - FAAS

Oshin Jaisinghani

Manager - FAAS

Oshin Jaisinghani is a Manager in Financial Accounting & Advisory Services at MMJS. Oshin is a qualified Chartered Accountant. She has over 7 years of post qualification experience.
Oshin has worked on various IFRS projects, driving implementation work across GCC, Americas and EMEIA. She has domain experience in assisting clients from Insurance, Retail and E-commerce, Pharmaceutical, Technology and Manufacturing Industries. Further, she has prior experience of performing statutory audits for Indian Companies under Indian GAAP.
Past Experiences:
EY Global Delivery Services,
EY India and KPMG India

Azhar Hussain Warsi

Manager - Direct Tax

Azhar Hussain Warsi

Manager - Direct Tax

Azhar Hussain Warsi is a Tax Manager at MMJS KSA and is responsible for the Direct Tax & Zakat Practice. Azhar is a Chartered Accountant qualified from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Azhar has 8 years of experience working with several global clients from diverse sectors while working in India in International Tax and M&A Tax practice. He is skilled at managing direct tax compliances, direct tax advisory, tax due diligence and transaction advisory engagements.
Past Experiences:KPMG, India, EY GDS, India

Charu Jalan

Manager - Indirect tax

Charu Jalan

Manager - Indirect tax

Charu Jalan is a Manager at MMJS. She is a Chartered Accountant and has over 10 years of experience in indirect taxation. She has an expertise in diagnostic reviews, advisory and compliances in various sectors including real estate, financial services, hospitality, manufacturing, education and the service sector.
She was also involved in the smooth implementation of Goods & Services Tax (GST) in India and has experience in providing GST compliance support across different business sectors. She has also been a speaker at various webinars held on UAE VAT.
Past Experiences:
KPMG, India

Amit Bhatia

Manager - Indirect tax

Amit Bhatia

Manager - Indirect tax

Amit Bhatia is a Manager at MMJS and is responsible for VAT and Excise tax specialising in helping Conglomerates, Financial Service, Retail, Transportation, Real Estate and Automotive sectors. Amit is a Chartered Accountant. Amit has 7 years of indirect tax experience leading various VAT Implementation, advisory assignments for multiple clients in India. Amit has also played a critical role during the implementation of GST in India advising clients on various tax changes.
Past Experiences:
Clear Tax India
KPMG India

Vanita Nagpal

Manager - Indirect Tax

Vanita Nagpal

Manager - Indirect Tax

Vanita Nagpal is an accomplished Indirect Tax professional with over 9 years of extensive experience in providing advisory services and ensuring compliance in the field of indirect taxation. Her experience spans across diverse sectors, including IT/IES, FMCG, Retail, Telecom, and more.
Equipped with the expertise of India GST, European VAT and GCC VAT, she possesses the necessary skills to seamlessly integrate these tax frameworks with various aspects of business, processes, and technology.
With a proven track record in providing tax planning, business restructuring, and automated solutions, Her contributions have been instrumental for large corporates in implementing of key tax initiatives such as GST, Kerala Cess, E- Invoicing, Input tax reconciliations etc.
Past Experiences:
Ernst and Young LLP
BMR & Associates
Vodafone Idea Limited
Marico Limited 

Nupur Kumbhat

Manager - Indirect tax

Nupur Kumbhat

Manager - Indirect tax

Nupur Kumbhat is a Manager at MMJS in Indirect Taxes. She is qualified Chartered Accountant and has over 7 years of experience in providing end to end Indirect Taxation support. Her experience spans across diverse sectors including pharmaceutical, shipping, power generation, retail and more. She was involved in the formative years of Goods and Services Tax (GST) being implemented in India and has wide experience in providing GST and VAT compliance and advisory support across different business sectors. She was also involved in implementation of E-invoicing in India.

Past Experiences:
PwC, India
ACC Limited

Kanika Agarwal

Manager - Indirect tax

Kanika Agarwal

Manager - Indirect tax

Kanika Agarwal, a manager at MMJS in indirect taxation, boasts over 8 years of experience across sectors like FMCG, Automobile, Consumer Electronics, Pharmaceuticals, and IT. She played a pivotal role in the initial stages of GST implementation in India, offering deep insights into its complexities. Her expertise extends to providing GST advisories and diagnostic reviews. She is dedicated to assisting clients comprehensively in tax and allied laws, ensuring robust solutions from both legal and accounting perspectives.
Past Experiences:
Lakshmikumaran and Sridharan

Akshay Uppal

Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Akshay Uppal

Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Akshay is a Manager at MMJS and is a part of Corporate & International Tax practice. With a background as an Indian Chartered Accountant and Lawyer, he carries over 7 years of extensive experience in direct tax advisory, litigation, and compliance management. His proficiency spans across diverse industry sectors such as Telecommunication, IT/ITeS, Automobiles, Chemicals, Real Estate, and Retail, among others. Akshay has collaborated with both law firms and Big4 accounting firms, offering comprehensive support in corporate, international tax and transfer pricing. Notably, he has played a pivotal role in representing multinational groups before tax authorities and courts, resolving intricate international tax disputes.
Past Experiences:
Lumiere Law Partners (legal network firm of EY in India)
Vaish Associates Advocates (collaborating firm of Andersen Global)
KPMG India

Radhika Seth

Manager - Transfer Pricing

Radhika Seth

Manager - Transfer Pricing

Radhika Seth is a Transfer Pricing Manager at MMJS, based in Dubai. With over 8 years of core transfer pricing experience, Radhika has assisted a credible portfolio of clients with transfer pricing structuring / restructuring assignments, designing of group transfer pricing policies, transfer pricing advisories, preparation of transfer pricing Documentation, transfer pricing returns and compliance projects, tax/ transfer pricing audit proceedings as well as Country by Country Reporting projects. The portfolio of clients handled by Radhika comprise of a range of industries including large scale Retailers, High-frequency traders, Banks, Diversified family-owned groups, Automotive, FMCG, Pharmaceuticals, IT/Software, Shipping/ Marine services, Logistics and Construction among others.

Omar Abdullah Alkathiri

Deputy Manager

Omar Abdullah Alkathiri

Deputy Manager

Omar Abdullah Alkathiri serves as an Assistant Manager at MMJS, overseeing the Indirect Tax Practice. He is a certified VAT specialist by Scopa and holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting. With 7 years of experience, Omar has worked with diverse clients across the GCC. Before joining MMJS, he served as an Auditor at Zakat, Tax, and Customs Authority for over 5 years, conducting audits across various industries to ensure compliance with KSA tax laws and regulations.
Past Experiences:
Zakat, Tax and Customs Authority, Saudi Arabia
Raz Holding Group Company, Saudi Arabia

Madawi AlYahya

Deputy Manager - Direct Tax

Madawi AlYahya

Deputy Manager - Direct Tax

Madawi AlYahya is an Assistant Manager at MMJS KSA, and has an experience of 4 years in Direct Taxation. Madawi was able to handle various projects in health checks, compliance, advisory, and litigation.
Such projects would include understanding the client background, analyzing the impact of Income Tax, Zakat and Withholding Tax on the business operations and transactions along with the relevant recommendations.
Madawi has assisted clients in various industries specializing in Technology, Entertainment, Non-profit organizations, retail and trading.
Past Experiences:
PwC ,KSA

Lynn Nazareth

Assistant Manager - Transfer Pricing

Lynn Nazareth

Assistant Manager - Transfer Pricing

Lynn is an Assistant Manager at MMJS and is responsible for the Tax and Regulatory - Transfer Pricing Practice. Lynn holds both a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce degree.
Lynn has 6 years of experience of core transfer pricing experience working with several clients from diverse sectors with business operations spread across globally.
Past Experiences:
Ernst & Young LLP, India
KPMG India Services LLP, India

Mir Mohammed Ali Omer

Assistant Manager - Indirect Tax

Mir Mohammed Ali Omer

Assistant Manager - Indirect Tax

Mir is an Assistant Manager within the Indirect Tax Practice at MMJS. Mir holds a master’s degree in finance and has over 7 years of experience working with several clients from diverse sectors with business operations across the GCC.
Prior to joining MMJS, Mir was associated with EY for 3 years where he assumed responsibilities that encompassed project creation, billing, maintenance, and closure. In his current role, Mir is assisting clients by offering guidance and support for VAT implementation, compliance, advisory services, as well as aiding in tax audit processes.

Past Experiences:
EY, India

Divya James

Assistant Manager - Indirect Tax

Divya James

Assistant Manager - Indirect Tax

Divya James, an Assistant Manager at MMJS, brings around 5 years of expertise in indirect taxation, specializing in VAT and Excise consulting. With a keen understanding of the intricacies of VAT and Excise matters, Divya has become a go-to expert for clients spanning diverse industries, including insurance and reinsurance, real-estate, education, transportation, trading, retail, and manufacturing. Divya's commitment to excellence and her ability to navigate the nuances of tax structure make her an invaluable asset in the field, ensuring her clients receive comprehensive and tailored solutions to meet their unique needs.
Past Experiences:
Accel Frontline

Dinesh Poojary

Assistant Manager - Finance, Accounts & Administration

Dinesh Poojary

Assistant Manager - Finance, Accounts & Administration

Dinesh Poojary is a Asst. Manager – Finance, Accounts & Administration at MMJS and is responsible for financial operations & administrative functions. Dinesh has completed his Bachelor’s degree from Mumbai University, India. Dinesh has nearly 19 years of diversified work experience in Trading, Manufacturing, Service and Real Estate industries with exposure in managing financial accounting, financial reporting, receivables & payables management.
Past Experiences:
Specialist Services Holdings Ltd (HSBC Private Equity)
Eros Group of Companies
Leo Burnett (TLG India PVT. LTD)

Nitin Thomas Titty

Assistant Manager - Finance & Operations

Nitin Thomas Titty

Assistant Manager - Finance & Operations

Nitin Thomas Titty is an Assistant Manager at MMJS and is responsible for the Finance and Operations of the KSA Location. Nitin is a Semi Qualified Chartered Accountant and hold a post graduate degree in Public Accounting. Nitin has over 8 years of experience in finance and taxation with business operations across the GCC.

Past Experiences:
One Moto Technologies - UAE as Finance Lead
Al Seer Trading Agency - UAE as an Accountant and Tax Lead

Fahim Naseer

Assistant Manager - Indirect Tax

Fahim Naseer

Assistant Manager - Indirect Tax

Fahim Naseer is a Assistant Manager at MMJS and is responsible for the Tax Practice at Bahrain office. He is part qualified ACCA professional and a team player with over 4 years of experience in Indirect tax servicing several clients from diverse sectors with business operations across the GCC.
Fahim has been extensively assisting and managing wide range of clients in various sectors including insurance, manufacturing, construction on tax assignments, compliances and advising on tax implications in Bahrain. He has also supported clients in diagnostic reviews, VAT audits and drafting memos for tax matters before the tax committee.  Prior to joining MMJS, Fahim was involved in executing financial audits and other regulatory matters in Bahrain.

Past Experiences:
Talal Abu-Ghazaleh & Co.

Naiju Nelson

Assistant Manager - Indirect tax

Naiju Nelson

Assistant Manager - Indirect tax

Naiju Nelson serves as an Assistant Manager in the Indirect Tax Practice at MMJS. He has a master's degree in finance and brings over 8 years of experience working with a range of clients from various sectors with business activities across the GCC. Before joining MMJS, Naiju worked at EY for more than 3 years, where he was responsible for reviewing indirect tax VAT returns for the UAE, Saudi Arabia, and the EU regions. He also gained experience at Deloitte, working on U.S. direct tax returns. In his current position, Naiju provides clients with guidance and support for VAT compliance and advisory services, and he assists with tax audit processes.

Adheerth Pavithran

Assistant Manager - Direct tax

Adheerth Pavithran

Assistant Manager - Direct tax

Adheerth Pavithran, an Assistant Manager in MMJS's KSA Direct Tax team, brings extensive experience in tax compliance and advisory services. Throughout his career, he has gained a comprehensive understanding of tax regulations and helped clients navigate through complexities. Adheerth's expertise in various industries, including Oil and Gas, Logistics, Engineering, Retail, Fintech, and Advertising Services, has enabled him to effectively address common tax challenges. With over a decade of consulting experience in KSA and India, Adheerth is a seasoned professional holding a bachelor's degree in commerce and completing his CMA affiliation.
Past Experiences:
Ernst & Young

Mohammed Alqasem

Assistant Manager - Direct Tax & Litigation

Mohammed Alqasem

Assistant Manager - Direct Tax & Litigation

With a wealth of experience spanning over four years in the fields of tax and zakat, Mohammed Al-Qasem stands as a highly skilled Assistant Manager at MMJS. Specializing in direct tax, he offers strategic litigation support and expert advisory services on Zakat and Corporate Income Tax (CIT) planning. Mohammed's expertise ensures seamless compliance and favorable outcomes for businesses across diverse sectors in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Past Experiences:
ZATCA, KSA
E&Y, KSA
PwC, KSA

Deeksha Shukla

Assistant Manager - Indirect Tax

Deeksha Shukla

Assistant Manager - Indirect Tax

Deeksha Shukla is an accomplished professional in the field of taxation accounts, audit currently serving as Assistant Manager at MMJS in indirect taxation with a distinguished academic background. Deeksha holds a CA Final Group 2 qualification and a master’s degree in commerce (M. Com). Bringing over 5.5 years of extensive experience in Indian taxation, Deeksha Shukla has demonstrated expertise in both direct and indirect taxation realms. Deeksha has made significant contributions to the financial sectors and manufacturing industries, particularly in India GST implementation and India GST audits.
Past Experiences:
Mineral Oil Corporation, India
Vikas Finance Private Limited, NBFC

Admar Jamal

Assistant Manager - Transfer Pricing

Admar Jamal

Assistant Manager - Transfer Pricing

Admar Jamal Junior serves as an Assistant Manager at MMJS KSA, overseeing the Transfer Pricing Practice. With a master's degree in accounting and 6 years of experience, he has worked with diverse clients across Southeast Asia, including FMCG, palm oil, automotive, aircraft, and pharmaceutical sectors. He excels in providing comprehensive support to clients, navigating the complexities of Transfer Pricing. His expertise includes developing policies and strategies, advising on appropriate Transfer Pricing models, preparing compliance documentation, supporting clients during audits and objections, and acting as a tax attorney during appeals.
Past Experiences:
Deloitte Southeast Asia
DDTC Indonesia

Tarun Sankhla

Assistant Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Tarun Sankhla

Assistant Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Tarun Sankhla, serving as an Assistant Manager at MMJS, demonstrates expertise in Corporate & International tax matters across diverse industries. As a Chartered Accountant with over 7 years of comprehensive experience, Tarun specializes in delivering end-to-end direct and indirect tax support. This encompasses tax structuring advisories, cross-border and international tax consultations, as well as proficient management of domestic tax compliance and litigation support.
Past Experiences:
EY India

Palak Khetawat

Assistant Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Palak Khetawat

Assistant Manager - Corporate and Internation Tax

Palak Khetawat is an Assistant Manager within the Corporate Tax practice at MMJS. She is a Chartered Accountant and has over 5 years of experience in Direct taxation in financial services sector. She has an experience involving Fund set ups in India with overseas presence, its conceptualization along-with its regulatory and compliance angle. She has also gained experience of working at an Accelerator in UAE and a Multi Stage VC Fund in India, managing the entire finance & operations, taxation, regulatory and compliance along-with investor relations.

Past Experiences:
9Unicorns Accelerator Fund, India, PwC, India