Karishma is a Partner and National Leader of the transfer pricing with BMR & Associates LLP. She has about 20 years worth of experience, majority of which is focused on transfer pricing with extensive experience on dispute management and resolution including MAP/APAs, global compliances and consulting on complex transfer pricing issues. Her industry expertise is pharmaceutical, life sciences and information technology industries. Prior to joining BMR she was the leading the transfer pricing litigation practice of a Big 4 and prior to that leading the transfer pricing practice of Grant Thornton in India.
Karishma featured in the list of the top ten transfer pricing advisors in India and also nominated amongst the Tax Controversy Leaders and Women Tax Leaders by International Tax Review. She has successfully argued high stake matters having complex transfer issues before Tribunal, which are now binding precedents in law. Karishma is a prolific speaker on transfer pricing issues and has addressed numerous seminars in India and overseas, including panel discussion of FIT, ITR, IFA Mauritius, IFA India etc. She has also written numerous articles and papers for the International Tax Review, BNA, Tax Analyst, Outsourcing, ET, HBL etc.
Karishma is a qualified Chartered Accountant, a Certified Public Accountant with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountant, a Bachelor in Law (Gen) and a member of the executive committee of International Taxation of the Chamber of Tax Consultants.