The ICSI Institute of Insolvency Professionals (Formerly known as ICSI Insolvency Professionals Agency) is a section 8 Company incorporated under the Companies Act, 2013 and formed by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India as its 100% subsidiary. The Company is registered as an Insolvency Professional Agency with Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India to enrol and regulate the members practising as Insolvency Professionals (IPs) in accordance with the provisions of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 read with rules and regulations made thereunder.

Eminent practising professionals are enrolled with ICSI IIP.

Bye- Laws of ICSI Institute of Insolvency Professionals (Formerly known as ICSI Insolvency Professionals Agency).

Board of Directors of ICSI IIP

The Governing Board of ICSI IIP oversees the activities and the functioning of the Company. The Governing Board consists of a total of seven directors out of which four are Independent Directors (IDs).The composition of the Board is as follows:


1. Mr. Nalin Kohli – Independent Director (Advocate, Supreme Court of India)

Independent Directors

2. Mr. Ashish Kumar Chauhan –  Managing Director and CEO, BSE Limited

3. Mrs. Sushma Berlia – President, Apeejay Stya & Svran Group and Chairperson, Apeejay Education Society

4. Mr. Sidharth Birla – Past President-FICCI and Chairman, Xpro India Limited

5. Dr. Jyoti Kiran Shukla- Chairperson, State Finance Commission, Rajasthan

6. Mr. Yogesh Gautam- Chartered Accountant

Other Directors 

5. CS  Ahalada Rao Vummenthala - Director, ICSI IIP

6. CS Makarand Lele -  President, ICSI

7. CS Ashish Garg - Council Member, ICSI

Key Officials of ICSI IIP

  • CS Alka Kapoor - Chief Executive Officer (Designate)
  • CS Lakshmi Arun - Head Education and Training (Designate)

Committees of ICSI IIP

ICSI IIP has constituted the following Committees as required under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Model Bye-Laws and Governing Board of Insolvency Professional Agencies) Regulations, 2016:

  1. Advisory Committee of professional members
  2. Membership Committee
  3. Monitoring Committee
  4. Grievance Redressal Committee
  5. Disciplinary Committee
  6. Appellate Panel 

Composition of Committees.

Role of Insolvency Professional Agency

Section 204 of the Code provides for the “Functions of Insolvency Professional Agency” which are stated below:

 An Insolvency Professional Agency shall perform the following functions, namely:—

  1. grant membership to persons who fulfil all requirements set out in its byelaws on payment of membership fee;
  2. lay down standards of professional conduct for its members;
  3. monitor the performance of its members;
  4. safeguard the rights, privileges and interests of insolvency professionals who are its members;
  5. suspend or cancel the membership of insolvency professionals who are its members on the grounds set out in its bye-laws;
  6. redress the grievances of consumers against insolvency professionals who are its members; and
  7. publish information about its functions, list of its members, performance of its members and such other information as may be specified by regulations.