Shailesh Kumar is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi. He is also a law graduate and a member of Bar Council. He has an experience of more than 11 years of working in professional organizations like, direct tax practice of Ernst & Young LLP and tax litigation practice of law firm, PDS Legal-Advocates & Solicitors.
He has advised various multinational companies on various international tax and domestic taxation issues. He has rich experience of drafting appeals & petitions before various High Courts, Income Tax Appellate Tribunal and Appellate Authorities under Income tax laws on various direct tax as well as transfer pricing issues. He regularly represents clients in their tax matters before Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Dispute Resolution Panel, Commissioner (Appeals) and Assessing Authorities. Presently, he is a part of the Direct Tax team in the capacity of Director with Nangia & Co LLP