CA. Vishal Doshi is a Central Council Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) for 2022-25. He leads the Audit & Assurance practice of K. C. Mehta & Co., Chartered Accountants, Vadodara and has more than 25 years of professional experience. He also possesses Diplomas in Information System Audit (ICAI) and Insurance and Risk Management (ICAI).
Vishal looks after the Assurance functions of listed companies, government companies, multinational companies & large corporates. He also specialises in convergence from Indian GAAP to Ind-AS / IFRS and has successfully led some very prestigious Ind-AS implementation and convergence projects in oil & gas, power, infrastructure and manufacturing sectors.
Vishal is the Vice Chairman of Auditing & Assurance Standards Board, Board of Studies and Expert Advisory Committee of ICAI and member of various Standing and Non-Standing Committees of ICAI for 2022-23.
Vishal has been a Member of Western India Regional Council for 2019-22 and also Vice Chairman of WIRC of ICAI for 2020-21. He has been the Chairman of Baroda Branch of WIRC of ICAI for 2005-06.
As a Regional Council Member, Vishal has been Chairman of Corporate & Allied Laws & Corporate Governance Committee, Branch Co-ordination Committee, Ind AS, Accounting Standard & IFRS Committee, Ethical Standards Board Committee and also Vice Chairman / member of several other committees. He has also been a Member of Regional Audit Committee of WIRC of ICAI for 2019-20 & 2021-22.
Vishal has made presentations on Ind AS / IFRS, Accounting Standards, Standards on Auditing, ICAI Guidance Notes, Code of Ethics, Practice Management for SMPs, AS vs. ICDS, Companies Act, Schedule III, CARO and host of technical and non-technical subjects at various seminars, workshops, Certificate & Intensive Courses of the ICAI, WIRC, its Branches and Study Circles and other academic institutions. He has also been a visiting faculty to Post Graduate Course at M. S. University, Baroda.
Vishal is a Peer Reviewer for Peer Review Board, ICAI. He has been a Technical Evaluator of financial statements for ICAI Awards for Excellence in Financial Reporting for Research Committee, ICAI and Member of Financial Reporting Review Group – Baroda for Financial Reporting Review Board, ICAI.
To his credit Vishal has been awarded Rashtrapati Scout Award by Shri K. R. Narayanan, Hon’ble President of India. Presently, he is appointed Expert member on the Board of Studies in Accounting & Financial Management (Faculty of Commerce) for the term 2020-23 by the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda.