New President and Vice President of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) for 2015
CS Atul Hasmukhrai Mehta, a Fellow Member of the Institute has been elected as President of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India for the year 2015 w.e.f. 19th January, 2015.
CS Mamta Binani also a Fellow Member of the Institute has been elected as the Vice- President of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India for the year 2015 w.e.f. 19th January, 2015.
CS Atul Hasmukhrai Mehta, President, The ICSI
CS Atul Hasmukhrai Mehta is B.Com, BGL and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Company
Secretaries of India. CS Mehta started his practice as founder of Mehta and Mehta in the 1996 and has been in the industry ever since. Initially, he has served the industry for 6 years as Company Secretary ,in various industries. Along with Secretarial Department, he also headed various departments like, Legal, Compliance, HR .
Thereafter, he laid his pioneering step in the area of consultancy and practice and set up the firm Mehta & Mehta . Since, past 16 years, he is practicing as company secretary , partner
Mehta & Mehta. He was also Chairman of ICSI – CCGRT (2011-2014). He was the Chairman of Western India Regional Council (WIRC of ICSI) in 2009. He was Central Council Member for the 11th Council of the ICSI. Mr. Atul Mehta, is actively associated with Western India Regional Council (WIRC) of Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) and the activities of the Central Council of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He is regular faculty member for Seminars, study circle and several training programs of ICSI. He is also speaker at seminars organized by other institutions like IMC, SME Chambers etc.
CS Mamta Binani, Vice President, The ICSI
CS Mamta Binani has been elected as Vice- President of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India for the year 2015 w.e.f. 19th January, 2015.She is a Commerce graduate and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. Ms. Binani has been a meritorious student throughout her education career. She was an All India Topper in the Intermediate Examinations of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, amongst all the Lady Candidates in India and had ranked 14th on an All India Basis. In the Final Examinations, she stood all India first in the subject “Company Law”. She is practising as a Company Secretary for over 15 years now.
Ms. Binani is a facilitator for some very prestigious programmes conducted by the Professional Institutes of India. She is a regular and acclaimed speaker in the professional forums on subjects of academic interest including inter-personal & communication skills. She takes keen interest in delving into corporate and professional issues and is consulted on various contemporary matters by the Industry. She is also an empanelled trainer with ICICI Bank Limited, Mutual Fund Industry, training people in products and processes. She is hugely associated with the financial sector, education sector and is an experienced mentor and counsellor to young professionals & students. She is an Independent Director and Advisor to a Company which is completely into XBRL development and services.
Ms. Binani has been the Chairperson of the Eastern India Regional Council of The Institute of
Company Secretaries of India in 2010. She is the first lady to have held the position, amongst all the 3 Institutes, namely The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, The Institute of Cost Accountants of India and The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, in the Eastern Region. She has been conferred with the "Bharat Nirman Awards" in the year 2010 for "Excellence in Professional Services" and is the first Company Secretary to have received this prestigious award. She also received the "Tejaswini Award" in the year 2010. She writes for leading journals and magazines on a regular basis and contributes articles and papers in various house journals of professional institutes, on topics of varied interests. She is very regular with her informative & academic blogs.
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