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If you ask us as to what is Mantraa’s core strength? We would, without a blink of an eye tell you that it is our team.

Our leadership team’s technical proficiency, years of seasoned experience handling financial portfolios of top-notch companies worth billions of dollars and their commitment to intense research led advisory services have helped startups, micro enterprises, medium scale businesses and big corporates alike.

It is not for nothing that they are considered to be few of India’s best financial advisors. Overseeing some of the most strategic and economically valuable projects and deals in sectors as diverse as real estate, solar energy, infrastructure, robotics, pulp and paper industry, health care, entertainment, chemicals and lot more, your search for financial advisors ends here!

After all, your business deserves nothing less than the best!

Mr. Vinay Pandya, Managing Partner
Vinay Pandya
Managing Partner

Hey! Pleasure to meet you!

I am Vinay Pandya. Qualification wise, I am a CA CS and a Registered Valuer and have been trained in strategy & International Finance from IIM(A).

I bring in 33+ years of experience as a CFO, Finance Director and Head of Strategy in globally competitive companies including chairing as Group CFO of Ashok Piramal Group, Director Finance of Micro Inks Ltd (Listed Co.), CFO of Mitsu Ltd/Bilag Ltd and CFO of Ciba Giegy – Lalbhai JV.
With specialized experience in strategic planning, fund raising, merger and acquisitions, product licensing, global structuring, investor relations, financial management, family business restructuring and governance, I have been deeply involved in scaling businesses internationally in all geographies and cultures working with the best brains in the world.
Trust and complete ownership are our unspoken commitment. So, what’s the wait for? Let’s get business rolling!
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Kamalesh Sanghani
Our Associated Senior Partner in KLAS and Associates

Hi! Nice to meet you!

I am Kamalesh Sanghani and have 35+ years of experience as a practicing CA for Audit, Assurance and Tax.

I have profound experience in undertaking statutory audits, internal audits, tax planning and handling international tax cases across a wide range of sectors such as Sugar, textiles, media and entertainment, hospitality, banks and financial services, manufacturing, retail and IT.
With us, you are in absolute safe hands for all your tax and audit related requirements.
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Ramakrishna Laksman
Our Associated Senior Partner in KLAS and Associates

Hey there! Happy to have you visit us!

I am Ramakrishna Laksman. Like my peers, I too bring in 35+ years of experience as a practicing CA and have extensive experience in insurance and risk management.

At the helm of some of the most responsible positions in United India Insurance Company, being Vice President of Finance and Risk Management with Reliance Infra under ADAG, Global Head – Risk and Chief Officer in Indorama Ventures, Bangalore and Senior GM with J B Boda Reinsurance and SVP Suparesh General Insurance, I have handled projects dealing with the core sectors of the economy.
If you ask me, Mantraa is experience and expertise combined to deliver excellence. Need I say more?
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Dr. Mita Dixit
Associate Partner

It is an absolute pleasure to have you here!

I am Dr Mita Dixit, a management consultant, specializing in family business advisory – a practitioner, a researcher, an educator, and an author. I hold the position of a Director at Equations Advisors Pvt. Ltd., and I am also an independent director on listed companies’ boards.

In my career spanning over two decades, I have worked in my family’s business and held senior positions in renowned corporates in marketing and strategy functions. I have also interacted with 200+ business families in India and overseas.
I guide owner-families and promoters on family governance, next-gen transition, and strategic business growth. I encourage privately held family enterprises to develop Family Constitutions and Family-Business Boards.
A certified family business advisor from the Family Firm Institute, USA, I have a Ph.D. in “Indian family businesses” from BITS Pilani University and Masters in Marketing Management with a chemical engineering background.
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Saloni Mehta
Head of Strategy, Start-up Growth & Business Development

Hey there,
I am Saloni and, I have gained 14 years of experience in capital markets building wealth for local & global investors. I feel passionate about helping start-ups build the business with the right strategy, planning and coaching them to pitch their business ideas to the investors.

I put myself in the shoes of the entrepreneur and bring the business solution for them, It’s like owning every business that comes our way. My forte lies in the following –
– Business Planning Strategy
– Start-up Business Planning and strategy
– Start-up Funding
– Growth & Mentorship to Start-ups
– Business Development
– Portfolio Management
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Dharini Desai
Senior Manager

Hello! Thanks for dropping by!
I am Dharini, with 4 years of experience in creating financial models, valuation strategies right from start-ups to developed companies. My prime role is to execute the M&A transactions with clients and monitor the deal.

My expertise lies in bringing out the best story to be narrated for the valuation by supporting them with strong numbers and business plan. I also play a vital role in the following –
– Business modelling
– Business Valuation
– Strategy & Business Plan
– Mergers & Acquisition Deals
– Due Diligence & Start-up Funding
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