Himanshu Kishnadwala
e mail: himanshu@cnkindia.com

A rank holder at both the Intermediate and Final Chartered Accountancy examinations, he has been in continuous practice since 1985. Mr. Kishnadwala oversees the audit and assurance practice of the firm, particularly audit of large corporates, due diligence assignments and conversion of financial statements from Indian GAAP to IFRS and US GAAP.

Mr. Kishnadwala has been the President of the Bombay Chartered Accountants’ Society in 2006-07, and is a member of the Board and Chairman of Audit Committee of listed companies. Mr. Kishnadwala has also been a full-time senior lecturer in accountancy and computer systems with Narsee Monjee College of Commerce & Economics for fifteen years (i.e. from 1986 to 2001). He is currently the Chairman of the Accounting & Auditing Committee of the Bombay Chartered Accountants Society, and has been a member of the Accounting Standards Committee of the IMC Chamber of Commerce.

Mr. Kishnadwala has also authored various popular text-books on accountancy, financial management and taxation for commerce under-graduates, and a book on “Mandatory Accounting Standards – From Published Accounts”. He regularly delivers talks and presents papers on accounting and auditing subjects at seminars and conferences all over India organised by various professional bodies, such as the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (just to name a few). He has also delivered talks at the National Academy of Direct Taxes. Besides this, he contributes a monthly column to the BCAJ, and articles to various professional journals and other publications.


CNK & Associates LLP  (formerly Contractor, Nayak & Kishnadwala) is a firm of Chartered Accountants, based in Mumbai, India's financial capital. With 22 experienced partners and more than 80 qualified Chartered Accountant employees.


3rd Floor, Mistry Bhavan,

Dinshaw Vachha Road, Churchgate, 

Mumbai 400 020. India

Phone: +91 22 66230600