Arunkumar Ramanlal Gandhi became an Executive Director of Tata Sons Ltd in August 2003, and is a member of the Group Corporate Centre of the Tata Group. He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, London.
Prior to joining Tata Sons, he was with M/s N. M. Raiji & Co., Chartered Accountants. He joined the firm as a partner in July 1969 and in 1993 became a senior partner. The firm has more than 60 years of professional standing.
As Executive Director of Tata Sons Ltd, Mr. Gandhi has been assisting the Tata Group in acquiring diverse assets and companies across the globe. This has enabled the Tata Group to acquire critical assets, resources and access to world class R&D facilities.
In the course of his professional career, Mr. Gandhi has worked on numerous mergers and acquisitions, both cross-border and domestic transactions.
Mr. Gandhi has been a member of various committees constituted by industry forums and regulatory bodies such as SEBIís Takeover Panel Exemption Committee and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Indiaís Accounting Standards Board among various others.