Mangaluru, August 28, 2019: Private lender Karnataka Bank Ltd. has appointed B.R.Ashok as an Additional Director at its Board Meeting held on August 27, 2019.
B R Ashok is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), a professional member of the Indian Institute of Insolvency Professionals of ICAI (IIIPI) and a 1st Rank holder in the post qualification Diploma Course on Information Systems Audit conducted by the ICAI.
B.R. Ashok qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the year 1984 and has more than 35 years post qualification experience in public practice and his areas of expertise include statutory central audit of banks, statutory audit of insurance companies, corporates including public sector undertakings, NGOs and other entities besides advisory, consultancy and taxation assignments.
He also has expertise in the areas of statutory related attestation services, consultancy in direct taxes and FEMA, management advisory services and representation before various adjudicating authorities up to Tribunal level in income-tax.
He is a partner in R.K.Kumar & Co., Chartered Accountants, Chennai, a partnership firm established in the year 1974. His position in the Board will be Non-Executive Non Independent Director.