Sunil Gidwani has a deep expertise in domestic and international tax and regulatory matters with a focus on financial services sector. He was a Partner with PwC and has over 25 years’ experience in advising banking and non-banking companies, stock brokers, management companies, Mutual Funds, Foreign Portfolio Investors, Sovereign Funds and other institutional investors in capital markets. He has advised MNCs on matters relating to tax treaties, foreign investment policies, exchange control regulations, licensing requirements, corporate law and other allied matters.
Sunil has been extensively associated with industry bodies, stock exchanges, professional bodies like the Institute of Capital Markets, ICSI, RBI training college, and ICAI. He has contributed articles to various publications and was awarded the Y.P. Trivedi Prize by the Bombay Chartered Accountants’ Society for his paper on taxation of BPOs. He authored a book on tax- and regulatory-related issues, published by the Bombay Chartered Accountants’ Society. Sunil is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, and holds a Law degree.