Board of Directors

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Milind Kale

Chairman
MB.Com.,F.C.A.,Grad. C.W.A( Bussiness Management).,
M.B.A.(Finance), Diploma In Journalism
A Chartered Accountant practicing since 1983.

A versatile individual, Mr. Kale easily mingles in various fields like education, Co-operatives, journalism and social work. He has worked in various capacities for the Executive Committee of the Chapter of Chartered Accountants – Pune. Mr. Kale was the Chairman of the Examiners’ Board of University of Pune for the diploma course in business management. He delivers lectures on finance in different colleges and educational institutes & All India Radio.

In the co-operatives arena, other than banking, Mr. Kale has been actively involved with the Cosmos Foundation and other such similar social institutions. Journalism is an additional forte of this multi-faceted personality and is evident through articles published in newspapers and magazines. He is also invited as speaker on finance and economics for many seminars and discussions. Presently, he is the Chairman of The Cosmos Co-operative Bank Ltd as well as Director of Cosmos eSolutions & Services Private Limited.

Shri Milind Kale, a student of Jnanaprabodhini Prashala and a Chartered Accountant by profession, is an Advisor to various institutions.

director-kasar

Yashwant J. Kasar

Managing Director
B. Com, FCA, CISA, DISA, PMP, FAIA

Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Information Systems Auditor (DISA- ICAI).
CertifiedInformationSystemsAuditor (CISA- ISACA,USA).
Project Management Professional (PMP) certified by Project Management Institute (PMI), USA.
Fellow member of the Association of International Accountants, London, United Kingdom.
QMS ISO 9001:2008 Lead Auditor certified by British Standards Institution (BSI).
Bachelor of Commerce from Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce (BMCC), Pune, India.

Successfully completed the International Taxation Course on “Treaty Aspects of International Tax Planning” at IBFD (International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation) Amsterdam, Netherlands. Part of the ICAI delegation to International Tax Academy (ITA), Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria. Part of the ICAI delegation to South African Reserve Bank (SARB), Pretoria, South Africa. Part of ISACA World Congress Insights held at Berlin, Germany.

Elected as Managing Committee Member of Pune Branch of WIRC for the Term 2013-2016 and the Chairman of Pune Branch of WIRC of ICAI for the Year 2015-2016. During the year 2015-2016, Pune Branch of WIRC of ICAI received the National Level Best Branch Award of ICAI.

Co-opted member of the Internal Audit Standards Board (IASB) of ICAI, New Delhi for FY 2016-2017. He was the Convenor and member of the IASB Study Group for authoring of Technical Guide on Internal Audit of Automobile Industry published by ICAI in February 2017.

Regular writer for the articles in various professional publications and newsletters. Delivered various lectures on the topics of professional interest at various ICAI Seminars / MCCIA Programmes / Trade Associations, Colleges and Companies. Working in the field of Start-ups, Project finance, Private Equity Funding, Debt Syndication, FDI, ODI, ECBand Business Consultancy.