Rohan Phatarphekar, Deloitte India, is a Chartered Accountant and Bachelor of General Law and has more than 25 years of all-round experience in the arena of International tax and Transfer Pricing. He is a Partner and leads the Base Erosion Profit Shifting (BEPS) initiative for Deloitte in India. He is a part of the Tax Leadership team and is the Chief Strategy Officer playing a key role in the strategy and the overall growth of the Tax Practice.
Rohan previously was the national leader of Transfer Pricing practice for nearly a decade leading a team of around 400 professionals in a 'Big Four' Firm where he helped build a premier transfer pricing and Advance Pricing Agreements (APA) practice. Rohan has earlier worked for 3 years with another MNC consulting Firm as the National Tax head.
Rohan has been consistently recognized as a leading transfer pricing adviser and features in the Euro money's biennial Guide to the World's Leading Transfer Pricing Advisers 2013 and 2015. Rohan also features in the Tax Controversy Leaders guide published in 2015 by International Tax Review (ITR). Rohan has been rated in the Top 10 Transfer Pricing advisers in India in a survey carried out amongst Indian tax payers by an ITR publication. He is the only professional from India to be nominated by ITR as Asia Transfer Pricing Leader in 2016.
Rohan is a prolific speaker and contributes articles on regular basis to various national and international publications. His views on Transfer Pricing, APAs and BEPS are often sought by publications and business channels.
Rohan has serviced clients across various sectors including Technology, Financial Services, Life Sciences, and Consumer etc.