The Water and Shark team has a new addition. The New York based global Financial and Legal Advisory Firm has welcomed a strategic advisor cum mentor to its team. And this new advisor comes with a long legacy.
Subrata Ghosh, Director of Stragility Consulting Pvt. Ltd is a qualified CMA. He has an impressive docket of experience – a 30 –year long career across myriad domains such as auditing, risk management and advisory, fundraising, outsourced accounting, implementation and improvement of systems and processes and overall SME consulting across various verticals like Aviation, Technology & E-commerce, Hospitality, Steel, FMCG, Banking & NBFC.
He has led various assignments on Preparation of Risk Control Matrix and Evaluation of Internal Financial & Operation Control; Development of Process Control Parameters and Management Reporting Systems; Process Migration and Implementation of ERP; Verification of Fixed Assets across multiple locations to ascertain and advise on the correct book value of assets; and Development of parameters to capture asset utilization.
At Stragility Consulting, various companies engaged Subrata’s expertise on assignments such as virtual CFO services for SMEs, corporate finance, fundraising, business advisory, process development and reengineering. His inputs and assistance have helped them maximize their productivity and market reach.
All of this is just a description of his technical achievements. This reporter hasn’t even begun to describe his personable and esoteric qualities. Because there probably aren’t enough adjectives that could do it justice. He has oodles of knowledge in his field. He is a great problem solver and critical thinker. Subrata’s grounding and knowledge are a force of nature. And now, this force is backing Water and Shark to bring about more sustainable growth among SMEs and unicorns.
Water and Shark specialize in corporate law, business structuring, international tax, family office advisory services, and business expansion across various countries such as Singapore, India, UAE, U.S., etc. Their portfolio of clients includes elite names from The new aged technology, financial services & consulting retail, healthcare, and real estate sectors. W&S also caters to SME clients, including unicorns. Several Indian unicorns that the company has serviced in the recent past have proudly referred to it as a one-stop-shop for all legal, financial and business consulting.
With Subrata’s presence, Water and Shark will not only solidify its position in the global business advisory space but also be able to fast-track its 2025 vision of becoming a premium name across all the sectors and countries it caters to. From a strategic point of view, Mr. Subrata’s addition to the W&S Board is a winning move that will strengthen the company’s foundation and help with its expansion plans.
Subrata’s view on joining W&S International
“I believe in liaising with firms with a passionate zest and fiery growth vision. Water & Shark is a firm that offers promise in how it delivers financial & legal consulting services to its clients. They have a long-term vision that matches their foundational pillars of integrity, accountability, diligence, perseverance, and discipline. I believe that my expansive expertise in areas of accounting & finance is going to catalyse the growth this firm envisions for itself.”
On his appointment, Founder and Global CEO of Water And Shark, Harsh Patel, said, “Wear e delighted to have such a palatial presence on our Board. Our entire team is looking forward to having a great learning experience under his guidance. We have an ambitious goal of venturing into the ES Gand IT consultancy segment within the next 3 years. And who better to guide us through this venture other than Subrata.”
As a young CEO, Harsh Patel has the percipience of bringing on such an asset to the team, while many leaders of his generation falter with their unsustainable ambitions that solely drive every business decision. A leader needs a trusting advisor who will act as a confident voice to his command. And so, in his saga city, Patel has appointed Subrata Ghosh.
With this maverick move, W&S has a fair shake of seeing its 2025 and 2030 visions to smooth fruition.