Shrikant is an Indirect Tax Partner and leads the Customs & International Trade practice. He is based out of Mumbai office and has 25 years of experience in the Indirect Tax domain.
His career in Indirect Taxation includes stints with other larger firms and also with the Department of Customs, Excise & Service Tax - Government of India. He has assisted clients across sectors around advisory, compliance, litigation support as much as overseeing operations on their behalf during inquiries, investigations, audits, surveys, conducted by VAT, Central Excise, Customs and Service Tax authorities.
Shrikant is an active speaker on relevant provisions of the GST legislation before policymakers as well as at Industry forums. Shrikant has authored a book on evolving role of customs in emerging economies in the backdrop of WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement and Regional Trade Arrangements and regularly contributes research papers and columns for projects /workshops conducted by International institutions such as the UNCTAD, World Bank, INCU, etc.
Member of the Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa
Doctorate (PhD) in Customs & International Trade
Masters of Laws (Business Law)
Master of Business Administration (Finance)