Sub Committee


Sub Committee Member
ICAI Abu Dhabi Chapter

CA Ambati Rajesh Reddy

CA Rajesh Reddy a rank holder Chartered Accountant, is an associate member of ICAI and a certified CISA from ISACA, USA. He has over 8 years of professional experience in the fields of accounting, auditing and taxation with reputed audit firms and is currently working with Baker Tilly as an Assistant Audit Manager.

He has been associated with the ICAI Abu Dhabi Chapter since 2016 and served as Managing Committee member of the Chapter for 2018-19.

He is also an active volunteer. He is one of the 200 Social Media Advocates of ISACA Worldwide, Community Police of Abu Dhabi (We are all Police), Honorary Auditor of a Non-profit organization IDEA, Abu Dhabi to name a few.

As a committee member with the Chapter during 2018, he has played multi roles, has been instrumental in designing the blended learning approach for organizing CA coaching classes, played crucial role in handling social media and media affairs, organizing exams and events for the student’s welfare, organizing PDC seminars, and redesigning and maintaining the website. He is also a teaching faculty, mentor and counsellor for the CA students in UAE, specifically at the Abu Dhabi Chapter.

Rajesh is a determined, energetic, confident and a passionate member serving the Chapter with the objectives of increasing membership base, promoting ICAI brand in the region, and providing continual professional enhancement to the members.


Sub Committee Member
ICAI Abu Dhabi Chapter

CA Balbhadra Shukla

CA Balbhadra Shukla is member of ICAI since 2013 and associated with Abu Dhabi Chapter since 2015. Before coming to Abu Dhabi in 2015, he worked with Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, Mumbai. Currently, he works with PKF Abu Dhabi as a Team Leader - Outsourced Accounting, AML Consulting and VAT Advisory Services.

He was involved in CSR activities when he was with Deloitte previously and he continued this in Abu Dhabi by getting involved with the annual events of Abu Dhabi Chapter even before his election to the sub-committee this year as serving the CA community, and the society at large, gives him a sense of contentment and accomplishment.

As a member of Abu Dhabi Chapter’s management committee, his objective is to honour his social and professional responsibilities by contributing to the development of the profession.


Sub Committee Member
ICAI Abu Dhabi Chapter

CA Mohammed Shafeek

CA. Mohammed Shafeek Founder & Managing Partner: M S Accounting and Tax Consultancy

Mohammed Shafeek is a member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India since 2015. He also holds diploma and advance diploma in management accounting from CIMA, UK. He's also a certified Islamic finance executive and holds VAT compliance diploma from the Association of Tax Technician UK. He is the recipient of His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Memorial award for the academic excellence in the gulf region.

Mohammed Shafeek is the founder and Managing partner of M S Accounting and Tax Consultancy. He is a financial / transaction advisory professional with an experience executing various advisory engagements in Europe, Middle East and Asia. He is also the tax and business advisor for multiple Fortune 500 companies. His expertise includes Taxation, Valuation and Islamic Finance. He is an elected faculty for VAT courses conducted by ICAI Dubai chapter.

Prior to establishment of M S Accounting & Tax Consultancy, Mohammed Shafeek was leading the account and finance department of one of the UAE based conglomerate where he has developed extensive experience and expertise in the area of general corporate legal work, corporate finance and dispute resolution.


Sub Committee Member
ICAI Abu Dhabi Chapter

CA Shafeekh Neelayil Neelayil

CA Shafeekh Neelayil has been an associate member of ICAI since 2003. During his 15 years career in the U.A.E., he has worked for Hilal Group, Finance House (FH) and lately for First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB). Having worked in various senior roles, Shafeekh is presently is presently working as VP - CIB Business Management in FAB.

Shafeekh, having a strong passion for uninterrupted self-growth, is a firm believer in ‘life-long-learning’, and has been actively involved in several educational / leadership development platforms including Toastmasters. Apart from his achievements in communication path, he served as the ‘Club President’ for the year 2009-10, in addition to several other leadership roles in the Abu Dhabi ICAI Toastmasters club.

Shafeekh has been an active member of ICAI Abu Dhabi Chapter since he moved to Abu Dhabi in 2005. Now serving as PDC sub-committee member of ICAI Abu Dhabi Chapter.


Sub Committee Member
ICAI Abu Dhabi Chapter

CA Swati Gupta

CA Swati Gupta is an Associate member of ICAI, with over 4 years of experience in Auditing & Assurance Services with Big 4 (2 years with PwC India and currently with Deloitte Abu Dhabi). I am specialized in executing and managing the engagements of large public and private sector companies covering manufacturing, technology, real estate, oil & gas and FMCG in India and UAE providing assurance services in accordance with various GAAP including IFRS and USGAAP.

She is an upbeat and self-motivated team player. She is very active and energetic person with passion to participate in events & seminars and effectively contributing towards it. She enjoys meeting new people and aims at taking Abu Dhabi Chapter to new heights with support and contribution of each and everyone in the Chapter. One of her key strength being good mentor and coach, she has conducted several sessions on technical and non- technical topics. She strongly believes that failure will never overtake if the determination to succeed is strong enough./p>