Mr. Vijay N Bhat is a qualified Chartered Accountant (1984) and a Bachelor in Law (Gen) (1986). He has 35 years of experience in large, medium and small Indian and multinational businesses. Being in the audit profession, he has a good understanding of the business environment, business risks, controls, accounting and financial reporting issues relevant to businesses operating in India.
He was with KMPG for over 10 years (Senior Independent Director), with E&Y for 2 years and with R S M & Co. Chartered Accountants for 19 years and for a few months with Lovelock Lewis. He has been a member of various committees of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, such as: Accounting Standard Board, Audit Standard Board, Information Technology Committee, Financial Reporting Review Group and Professional Development Committee of WIRC. Currently, he is on the Board of Qontrac Prints Private Limited.