CA. Durgesh Kumar Kabra is a senior member having an extensive experience of more than twenty eight years in Company Law, Corporate Structuring, Management Advisory, Audit and Assurance services. Besides being an outstanding practicing member, he has held key positions with Western Indian Regional Council and has been making valuable contributions to the members and students fraternity alike. He has many aces to his credit. During his Chairmanship in 2012-13, WIRC received many coveted awards including the Best Regional Council Award, Best Students’ Association Award and various other awards at the branch level.
An avid speaker and an expert on Law and Bankruptcy Code, he has addressed more than 150 seminars, forums and conferences on company law, LLP and IB Code. He has also been a regular contributor to the WIRC Reference Manual.
A strategist and leader to the core, he has conceptualized/implemented many initiatives at WIRC such as knowledge sharing forum for members, video profiling of members in industries to facilitate easy access to employment. He successfully started classroom sessions for CPT and IPC students at WIRC. He has also been credited with initiating Maharashtra state mega Co-operative Conference jointly with Co-Operative department, Government of Maharashtra.
As an active and responsible member of trade, industry and social forums, he currently is the Charter President of the prestigious Lions Club of Mumbai Chhatrapati and member of executive committees of various organizations/ institutions engaged in education and welfare activities for the youth.
Apart from holding the Vice chair at the BOS of ICAI, he currently is Deputy Convenor of the Public Relations Group and a member of standing committee on Examination, and Board of Discipline (u/s 21A) Bench 1 and an array of non standing committees viz. Auditing and Assurance Standards Board, Banking, Financial Services and Insurance Committee, Committee for Capacity Building of Members in Practice, Corporate Laws and Corporate Governance Committee, GST & Indirect Taxes Committee, International Affairs Committee, Committee on Professional Development & NPO, Committee for Members in Entrepreneurship and Public Service, Committee on Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code, GMCS Coordination Group (under BOS), ITT Coordination Group (under BOS), Publication and Central Distribution Monitoring Group.