A man of professional wisdom, vision and strong organisational skills with a firm belief in inclusive growth of Indian accountancy profession, CA. Naveen ND Gupta has been elected as the new President of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) on 12th February 2018. A seasoned professional of 22 years of standing, CA. Naveen ND Gupta is widely commended for his role in making the Income Disclosure Scheme, 2016 a success, which was acknowledged by the Finance Minister. He is now Chairman of Board of Directors of ICAI-ARF (Accounting Research Foundation) and XBRL India. ICAI-ARF is instrumental in driving governmental accounting reforms in various bodies such as Indian Railways, MCD and KMC. He is also Director Indian Institute of Insolvency Professionals of ICAI, which is the first Indian IPA. Internationally, he is technical Advisor to member SMP Committee of IFAC.
His association as Central Council Member at ICAI, now running in 9th year since 2010, with position as Vice President in 2017-2018; has made him traverse regimen of standard setting, quality assurance framework, and disciplinary mechanism.