Dr. Anand Banka
Dr. Anand Banka is a Fellow Chartered Accountant with PhD in Finance, an Author of 6 best-selling books and a celebrated faculty for courses on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). He started young and always had zeal for giving back to the society – so he started teaching and became guest lecturer/ speaker at various professional forums across India, USA, UAE and other countries. To spread knowledge about IFRS among students and chartered accountants, he also started writing books in lucid language. He has been one of the youngest special invitees on the Accounting Standards Board of the ICAI – the premier accounting body of India. He has consulted the ICAI for drafting of Indian equivalent IFRS and educational materials around it.
At a young age, he has been Partner of a top Chartered Accountancy firm, one of the youngest Director of a global accounting firm heading their Pune and Ahmedabad office for accounting advisory practice, and is now heading the technical accounting desk and reporting for Vedanta Group, a SEC listed and India listed global diversified metal and mining group headquartered in London.
He has been awarded the ‘Young Achiever Award, 2020’ by the prestigious Indian Achievers’ Forum.