CS Lakshmi Arun
Head - Education & Training and Company Secretary
Lakshmi Arun is a post graduate in commerce and a member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India. She has about two decades of combined experience with Corporate, one of big Four Consulting firm, Regulator and professional body.
She has worked for a listed Company and has handled a public issue as Compliance Officer. She has worked with Ernst & Young as Senior Associate, Corporate Advisory Services for about three years handling Company Law and FEMA Compliances of about 25 clients, besides assignments such as incorporation, setting up of branch office, FIPB applications etc.
She has also worked as Deputy Manager (Inspection and Surveillance) at Delhi Stock Exchange for about three years and have conducted the annual inspection of sub-brokers of DSE Financial Services, subsidiary of Delhi Stock Exchange and also a member of NSE and BSE.
She has been with ICSI for more than 10 years and is involved in academics and research activities. She has brought out a number of publications in the area of Capital Market, FEMA, Mergers & Amalgamation, Corporate Governance, Company Law, National Company Law Tribunal etc. She has been associated with the supporting initiatives of ICSI to Ministry of Corporate Affairs in drafting of Rules and Companies (Amendment) Acts.
Lakshmi has been working in the area of insolvency, especially in the last two years, in preparation of views of the institute on the Draft Bills, Supporting working groups of MCA in formulation of regulations, especially with reference to insolvency Professional and Insolvency Professional Agency. She has written the Manuscripts of a book titled ‘Corporate Bankruptcy –A Primer’
She is a visiting faculty at IICA for their training programme for probationary officers and senior technical assistants from Ministry of Corporate Affairs.