Diligen comprises of people with extensive experience across several industries and businesses of varying sizes and forms. We pride ourselves on our passion to serve our clients by providing Accounting & Financial services to entities in all phases right from a start-up to grow and mature organizations.

Our service excellence and enormous experience ensure that your business gains an edge by minimizing overheads, increasing the productivity of your core team, and most importantly unburdening you from all the routine processes. Our unique approach is handholding of clients by experts. The Management team’s average experience in this domain is around 25 years.

MANAGEMENT TEAM

J. ANANDA BABU

Mr Anand is a co-Founder of “Diligen” He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has been in public practice for the last 26 years. Anand Babu has experience in Statutory Audits, Tax Audits, Internal Audits, Stock Audits and Special Audits of corporate and non-corporate clients. He has carried out statutory audits of many banks and giant public sector undertakings like BHPV, MMTC, DCI, Hindustan Shipyard and NMDC. Apart from the regular audits, he has also undertaken special assignments like Financial Due-diligence, private accounting to major public sector under-takings BHPV Ltd and Andhra Pradesh Eastern Power Distribution Limited.

Mr Anand has specialized in dealing with Income Tax matters and he has hands-on experience in dealing with various tax authorities. He has thorough knowledge in research and documenting tax consequences of transactions, developing and implementing tax strategies and representing clients before tax authorities.

Mr Anand has arranged financing from various financial institutions and banks to meet long term and working capital funds requirements of his clients. Mr Anand is a bachelor in Arts from Andhra University, a qualified chartered accountant and holds a certificate in International Taxation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in 2010.


R. BHASKARA RAO

Mr Bhaskar is co-Founder of “Diligen” He is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a practicing Chartered Accountant for 33 years. Mr Bhaskar handled audits of various Financial Institutions like AP State Financial Corporation, Public Sector Banks such as State Bank of India, Bank of Baroda, Insurance Companies and listed & unlisted companies.

Before moving into public practice, Mr. Bhaskar worked in industry in general accounting and internal audit functions for companies like Sahney-Pari Rhone and AP Scooters. Mr. Bhaskar has dealt in preparing Detailed Project Reports, arranging financing for projects, monitoring implementation of Projects etc. His clientele includes KCP Cements, BMM Cements etc. Mr. Bhaskar has bachelor degree in Science and is a qualified Chartered Accountant of ICAI.


MANOJ GULABANI

Manoj is an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
He has worked at BDO and Grant Thornton in the past and has significant experience in statutory audits, tax audits, tax advisory, internal audits, risk management, CFO Advisory services, IFRS and other related finance and accounting areas.

Some of the companies he has advised or audited include Facebook India, Bharat Petroleum, Mylan Laboratories, Heritage Foods, Karvy Group, Caspian Impact Investments, Waterlife India and many others. Manoj has a diploma in International Financial Reporting (Dip-IFR) from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), United Kingdom.