Ashok Chandak is a co-founder of the firm. He is a fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India with 44 years standing in the profession. He has wide experience in the field of Indirect Taxes, Assurance and Accounting. He has also been involved in offering advisory services on Indirect Taxes to Government of Punjab and Government of Rajasthan, which included drafting of law. He was President of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) for 2002-2003 and President of South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) for 2003-04. Chandak was chairman of various committees of SAFA, which is an apex body of SAARC. He was also member of various committees of CBDT, RBI, SEBI, Deptt. of Companies Affairs etc. He was member of Central Council of ICAI from 1994 to 2003. During the year 2001-2004 he was permanent invitee on the Inter-Governmental Working Group of Expert on International Standard of Accounting and Reporting (ISAR) of United Nations Conference of Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Geneva and was also a founder member of the Permanent Task Force on Small and Medium Practitioners constituted by International Federation of Accountant (IFAC), New York.
He served as a founder member of Government Accounting Standard Board (GASB) constituted by C&AG, India (2002-2004). He was also a member of High Level Committee on “Corporate Governess of Audit” constituted by Government of India during 2002 and was a member of National Advisory Committee on Accounting Standard during 2003-2004 constituted by Government of India in terms of Section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956. He was member of Dr. Raja Chhallia Committee set up by Government in the year 1995 to write Model Valued Tax for all State Government.
He is a member of Board of Management of Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences (Deemed University) and was member of Accounting & Statistic Board of Nagpur University since 2009.