Mr. Vikas Vasal

Vikas Vasal is Co-Chairman, National Council of Direct Taxes of apex industry body ASSOCHAM (The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India) and National Managing Partner, Tax at Grant Thornton Bharat. He has over 20 years of experience in advising clients on tax and regulatory matters, including entity structuring, corporate tax, cross-border taxation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate re-structuring, and expatriate tax.

He has also worked in New York, USA where he advised various American companies on cross-border tax matters, and their entry, investment and business strategy for operations in India.

His sectoral experience spans Technology, Automobile, Defence, Oil and Gas, and Healthcare. Vikas has made representations to the Government of India on behalf of industry and clients on various tax policy and regulatory matters.

Vikas is the alumnus of Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Said Business School, Oxford University.

He actively supports girl child education and takes interest in issues relating to children with special needs.