Over the past 70 years, the ICAI has moved beyond its duty as a licensor and regulator of the profession and has emerged as a guide and facilitator. The Institute does not just create great professionals but also acknowledges their service to the profession. Through these prestigious awards ICAI seeks to honor an individual who possess excellent skills, dedication, enthusiasm, leadership, and the ability to deliver the best. These are qualities that all of us strive to emulate.25 talented professionals were selected from the pool of members and awarded under different categories for their exceptional contribution and achievement.
The Awardees were as follows –
CA Hall of Fame
CA. Aditya Puri, Managing Director, HDFC Bank Ltd. and CA. Askaran Agarwala, Director, Aditya Birla Group.
CA Business Leader
CA. Suresh Kumar Goyal, Adviser to Govt. of India, Dept. of Public Enterprise, CA. Shanti Ekambaram, President Consumer Banking, Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd. , CA. Dinesh Nolkha, MD, Nitin Soinners Ltd. , CA. Antony Jacob, MD & Chairman, Apollo Munich Health Insurance Co. Ltd. & CA. Vinayak Bahuguna, CEO & MD, ARCIL.
CA. Rajesh Kumar, Group CFO, Havells India Ltd. , CA. Sanjay Kumar Miranka, CFO, Aditya Birla Finance Ltd., CA. Ved Prakash Goel, CFO, Dr. Lal path labs ltd., CA. Rikhil Kiranbhai Shah, CFO, SBI General Insurance Co. Ltd. , CA. M.V. Sharat Chandra, CFO, Nuziveedu Seeds Ltd. , CA. Hitesh Uppal, CFO, Magic Bricks Realty Service Ltd. , CA. Ghanshyam Rawat, Co-Founder & CFO, Aavas Financiers Ltd., CA. Mario A Nazareth, Group CIA, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., CA. Arun Kabra, Director-Govt, Business & CFO, Benett Coleman & Co., CA. Charanjit Singh, Executive VP & Chief Audit Executive, Axis Bank , CA. Deepesh Baxi, Finance & strategy Director, Castrol.
CA Young Leader
CA. Gaurav Jain, AGM, Aditya Birla Management Corp. Pvt. Ltd. & CA. Sudha Shrimali, Senior Manager Regulatory Affairs, Tata Steel Ltd.
CA. Ashish Lodha, Co-Founder and Finance Director, Indira IVF Hospital Pvt. Ltd. & CA. Vidya Subramanian, Founder, Vidya Subramanian Academy CA Global Achiever - CA. Srinivasan Yanamandra, Chief Compliance, New Development Bank
CA Educator - CA. Prem Chandrani, Prof. & Chairperson, S.P. Jain Institute Of Management
And Research CA Special Recognition CA. Sameer Latey, Manager, Reliance Digital Platform & Project Services Ltd.
Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Minister for Commerce and Railways motivated the CAs with his
words and asked them to ignite enthusiasm in people to promote entrepreneurship. He urged them to become active participants and not spectators & share innovative ideas for development of the country. He congratulated all the award winners and wished going forward they would serve the profession even better.
Corporate Consultant and Management Author Gurucharan Das and ORF Distinguished fellow enlightened the gathering with their words of wisdom which was followed by the dazzling gala night wherein more than 500 professionals were present.
ICAI is a statutory body established under the Chartered Accountants Act, 1949 for the regulation of the profession of chartered accountants in India. In its 70 years, ICAI has achieved recognition as a premier accounting body both nationally and globally, for its contribution in the fields of education, professional development, maintenance of high accounting, auditing and ethical standards.
President, ICAI - CA. Prafulla P Chhajed, Mumbai
Vice President, ICAI - CA. Atul Kumar Gupta, New Delhi
Chairman, CMIB - CA. Anil Satyanarayan Bhandari, Mumbai
Vice Chairman, CMIB - CA. Hans Raj Chugh, New Delhi
Left to Right-CA. Durgesh Kabra, Central Council Member, ICAI, CA. G Sekar, Central Council Member, ICAI, CA. Atul Kumar Gupta, Vice-President, ICAI, Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Minister for Commerce and Railways, CA. Aditya Puri, Managing Director, HDFC Bank Ltd., CA. Prafulla P Chhajed, President, ICAI, CA. Anil Satyanarayan Bhandari, hairman, CMI&B, ICAI and CA. Hans Raj Chugh, Vice Chairman, CMI&B, ICAI
In Photo- Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Minister for Commerce and Railways, CA. Prafulla P
Chhajed, President, ICAI, CA. Atul Kumar Gupta, Vice-President, ICAI, All Awadees and
Central Council Members