- Chartered Accountant, ICAI
- Bachelor of Commerce, University of Allahabad
- Co- Chariman Assocham, International Tax Council
- Former- President Indo- Candian Business Chamber
- Taxation Committee member- CII(Confederation of Indian Industry)
- Member- Indo American Business Chamber
- Member- FICCI (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry)
Areas of specialization
- International Taxation
Rakesh Nangia is the Chairman of Nangia Andersen India Pvt. Ltd. In his vast professional lifespan of over 36 years, he has accumulated extensive experience in almost all fields of professional services and industrial sectors with a diverse portfolio of clients. Rakesh is well-known as a corporate international tax specialist, having significant experience in advising Fortune 500 multinationals and large Indian business houses on a wide range of matters relating to FDI policy, business re-organizations, cross-border tax structuring, and tax controversy across a range of sectors. He has developed expertise in practice domains ranging from entry level strategy, income tax, indirect taxes, transaction advisory, mergers & acquisitions, transfer pricing, regulatory matters and most recently GST. He strongly believes that exceptional client service represents a dedication to going above and beyond expectations in every working relationship. Rakesh has previously been rated as the tax controversy leader in India by the International Tax Review. Over the past decade, Rakesh has been an active speaker on international tax matters such as BEPS, GAAR, etc. at various domestic and international forums.
Rakesh is on the Board of Directors of a major Indian Telecom company and various other leading corporate organizations. Rakesh is the National President of Indo-Canadian Business Chamber and Co- Chairman of International Taxation Council – ASSOCHAM and member of various Trade Associations. He is also a speaker on taxation matters for the Federation of UP Chambers of Commerce and Industries.