The right team for your rights

OUR TEAM

Numair Kazi

Partner – Direct Taxation & Audit

Numair is a Partner at the firm with 8+ years of professional experience in direct tax services by working with Ernst and Young and KPMG. Numair’s complete understanding of taxation laws enables him to provide clients with comprehensive and accurate tax advice to their current and future business issues.

His areas of expertise include:

  • Tax Compliance and Litigation
  • Transfer Pricing
  • Risk Assessment
  • Due Diligence Review
  • Auditing and Advisory role
  • Business Restructuring

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University and is qualified as a Chartered Accountant from. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Zayaan Kakajiwala

Partner – Management Consultancy and Indirect Taxation

Zayaan is a Partner at the firm with 6+ years of professional experience in Indirect Tax practice. Zayaan has been instrumental in providing successful solutions to some of the most complex Goods & Service tax & compliance related issues to some of the most reputed Indian & multi-national companies in India.

His areas of expertise includes:

  • Goods & Service Tax Compliances & Advisory
  • GST Due Diligence Reviews
  • Goods and Service Tax Litigation Support Services
  • Management Audit
  • Internal Financial Controls
  • Start-up Advisory

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and Corporate Law degree from the Mumbai Universityand is qualified as a Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Hatim Kakajiwala

Assistant Manager – Legal and Finance

Hatim is an Assistant Manager at NZ and Associates and heads the Firm’s Law & Finance Advisory department for 5+ years. He has advised a number of companies on Corporate Legal matters including, International Tax matters and RBI compliances.

His areas of expertise include:

  • FEMA
  • Company law and other regulatory compliances
  • Corporate Tax Advisory
  • Statutory Audit
  • Start-up Advisory

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and is pursuing Corporate Law from Mumbai University and CS from The Institute of Company Secretary of India.

Umema Fodkar

Senior Consultant – Indirect Taxation

Umema is a Senior Consultant at NZ and Associates with 3+ years of experience in the firm’s Indirect Tax practice. Umema is significant for her knowledge and wisdom on Goods and Services Tax related issues.

Her areas of expertise include:

  • Goods and Service Tax Compliance and Advisory
  • Goods and Service Tax Litigation Support Services
  • GST Due Diligence
  • Accounting & Financial
  • Auditing and Advisory

She is a Commerce graduate from Mumbai University and is pursuing CA from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Swetha Gujjeti

Assistant Manager – Direct Taxation

Swetha is an Assistant Managerat NZ and Associates with 4+ years of professional experience working in Direct Taxation practice.

His areas of expertise includes:

  • Auditing and Advisory
  • Tax Audit under Income Tax Act
  • Tax Compliance and Litigation
  • Risk Assessment
  • Accounting & Financial Support Services

She has a Master’s degree in Accounting and Finance from the Mumbai University and is pursuing CA from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Staff Strength

Vidya Sarang

Assistant Manager – Indirect Taxation

Vidya is an Assistant Manager at NZ and Associates with 13+ years of professional experience working with reputed organizations in Indirect Taxation and Accounting.

Her areas of expertise includes Goods and Service Compliance, Goods and Service Tax advisory and GST Due Diligence.

She has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University.

Vinod Hirnaik

Senior Accountant – Accounting

Vinod is a Senior Accountant at NZ and Associates with 10+ years of professional experience in Accounting and Finance Advisory.

His area of expertise includes transaction structuring, Accounting, Risk Assessment, Due Diligence Review and Process Review.

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University.

Saima Qureshi

Consultant – Indirect Taxation

Saima is a Senior Consultantat NZ and Associates with 3+ years of professional experience working with the firm’s Indirect Taxation practice.

Her areas of expertise includes Goods and Service Compliance, Goods and Service Tax advisory, Accounting and Financial.

She has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance (BAF) from the Mumbai University and is pursuing CA from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Aliasgar Presswala

Intern – Indirect Taxation

Aliasgar is an Intern at NZ and Associates working with the firm’s Indirect Taxation practice.

His areas of expertise includes Goods and Service Compliance, conducting research, assisting the team and Goods and Service Tax advisory.

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University and is pursuing CA from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Imran Khan

Intern – Indirect Taxation

Imran is an Intern at NZ and Associates working with the firm’s Indirect Taxation practice.

His areas of expertise includes Goods and Service Compliance, conducting research, assisting the team and Goods and Service Tax advisory.

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University and is pursuing CA from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Nadeem Ansari

Intern – Direct Taxation

Nadeem is an Intern at NZ and Associates working with the firm’s Direct Taxation practice.

His areas of expertise includes Accounting, conducting research, assisting the team and Tax Audit and Financial advisory.

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University and is pursuing CA from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.