Rakesh

Rakesh Kapila

Advisor

“You want to be sure you have enough working capital – and the right financial controls – to keep growing your business. Make a point of knowing how the numbers break down and keep on top of the detail.”

A qualified chartered accountant, Rakesh worked for Coopers & Lybrand (now PwC) and Robson Rhodes (now Grant Thornton), before founding his specialist forensic accountancy practice over 25 years ago. He regularly works closely with solicitors at firms in both the UK and the US and has given evidence in the High Court, the Family Court and the Crown Court.

Rakesh also specialises in
Business valuations
Investigating financial dealings in legal disputes and claims
Fraud cases
Financial investigations on takeover targets
Financial management aspects of hedge funds
Expert witness in court cases
Lecturing and writing about forensic accountancy

Who Rakesh’s worked with
In the early years of his career, Rakesh worked at a consultancy (now PwC), developing a five-year cost reallocation model for BT before it was privatised.

Rakesh’s advice
“You want to be sure you have enough working capital – and the right financial controls – to keep growing your business. Make a point of knowing how the numbers break down and keep on top of the detail.”

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