CS Hitesh D. Buch is the founder of Hitesh Buch & Associates, a proprietorship firm of Company Secretaries engaged in corporate legal advisory, audit of corporate governance, secretarial audits prescribed by and under Companies Act, 2013, SEBI Act / Regulations and handling legal matters with NCLT, NCLAT, SEBI and SAT.
CS Hitesh D. Buch is a Graduate in Management (B.B.A.) and Law (Special), and Fellow Member (FCS) of the ICSI having overall experience of more than 36 years. He possesses more than 28 years post qualification experience as Company Secretary. He started his career with Reserve Bank of India in 1983 and switched to the profession in 1989 on acquiring the membership of the ICSI. After working in industry for about five years, he joined the practicing side of the profession in 1995. He possesses wide spectrum exposure and rich experience in various spheres of corporate secretarial and legal matters, including appearance before erstwhile CLB, Securities Appellate Tribunal, SEBI, NCLT, NCLAT and Consumer Courts.
He has handled assignments on mergers and amalgamations, due diligence, FEMA, corporate governance, and corporate litigations to name a few. He was also appointed by erstwhile Company Law Board as independent professional for conduct of meetings and secretarial compliances.
He has held membership and chairmanship of various Committees at ICSI - Ahmedabad Chapter and Western India Regional Council (WIRC) of the Institute. He held the Chairmanship of ICSI-Ahmedabad Chapter in 1996. He was elected as Vice-Chairman of the ICSI - WIRC for 2012 and Chairman of WIRC of ICSI for 2013.