Nirav Rajput Bio
Nirav is a qualified Chartered Accountant with more than a decade of practical experience in analysing direct and indirect tax laws with a specific focus on Corporate tax and VAT laws in the
His diverse work profile ranging from working at E&Y, Barclays Bank, McKinsey and Grant Thornton in the past has led him to Aurifer, a tax boutique Firm based in Dubai. As a Senior Counsel at Aurifer, Nirav combines his experience, tax technical knowledge and his passion for taxes, to provide simple yet effective solutions to solve complex tax matters. He has worked closely with businesses operating in varied sectors such as banking and insurance, pharmaceutical and healthcare, FMCG, defense, real estate, e-commerce, professional services firms, and a few others.
Nirav is an avid speaker who frequently delivers sessions/webinars/trainings on different GCC tax topics. He has also authored several tax articles on various tax topics in the GCC.
Recently, Nirav cleared the Advanced Professional Certification course on International Taxation (APCIT from IBFD) that covered tax treaties, international tax planning and transfer pricing as the main areas of focus to manage cross-border operations effectively.