A crusader of inclusive growth in accountancy profession, CA. Prafulla P. Chhajed has been elected President of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India for the term 2019-20 on 12th February 2019. He is 67th President of the Institute. Having served the profession for more than two decades, he had joined the Central Council in 2013. Then in 2018, he got elected Vice-President of the Institute for the term 2018-19. With commendable professional acumen and standing, CA. Chhajed sends across the vibes of an approachable and a very understanding professional. Conversant with great organizational skills, he has led the cause of various committees of the Institute in the capacity of both Chairman and Vice-Chairman. At present, he is the Chairman of Board of Directors of ICAI-ARF (Accounting Research Foundation) and XBRL India. He is also one of the Directors of Indian Institute of Insolvency Professionals of ICAI, which incidentally is the first insolvency professionals agency (IPA) of India.