We laid our foundation in March, 1993, when the late Mr. M. V. Korah and his son Mr. George Korah entered into a formal partnership.
Mr. M.V. Korah brought to the firm, a wealth of over 40 years’ experience, having qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the 1950s. He spent a large part of his career in Industry, holding senior posts like Head of Finance & Accounts at one the oldest & largest Steel Plants in India, which is now part of the Steel Authority of India (SAIL). Mr. Korah passed away in 2003, leaving behind a rich legacy of core values, which the Firm continues to follow.
As part of the firm’s commitment to provide top of the line professional advice to its clients, the partners & the audit staff constantly undergo training, both internal and those conducted by professional bodies.
Korah & Korah has arrangements with other Chartered Accountancy firms, located in the major cities of India. This helps the firm, in offering services across a larger geographical area.
Meet Our Leaders
We are fortunate to have a core team, a passionate and diverse group of leaders who are united by their commitment to guide our clients with end to end solutions that ensure their success. The team is led by Mr. George Korah, who is a reputed Chartered Accountant with over three decades of experience.
Founder partner of the firm, Mr M George Korah is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has been in practice for over 30 years. He completed his graduation in Commerce from St. Xaviers College, Calcutta and his Chartered Accountancy with M/s. S.R. Batliboi & Co., Calcutta, (an affiliate of Ernst &Young International). He is also a qualified Information Security Auditor.
As an inspiring thought leader, sagacious Business Consultant, and a prolific speaker with exceptional training abilities, he has been leading the firm with uncompromising discipline, dedication and an untiring focus on continuous improvement and value addition for the clients.
He has conducted varied management programmes and Technical sessions for leading institutions like HDFC, BPCL, Tata Tea, Cochin Shipyard, Tata Coffee, ICAI, and several other well known organisations. He is an Independent Director of the South Indian Bank Ltd and chairs the Audit Committee of the Board. He is involved in Environment friendly initiatives & is a Trustee of the Greenstorm Foundation
- Business Advisory
- Business Restructuring and Resilience Planning
- Corporate Audits
- Management and Financial Trainings
Senior Partner of the firm, Mr. Stanley Kunjippalu is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has been in practice since 1985. He graduated in commerce from Loyola College, Madras and completed his Chartered Accountancy from M/s. V Jagadisan & Co, Madras. He is a qualified Information System Auditor as well.
Apart from being a far-sighted Business Consultant, Sterling speaker and key member of the senior leadership group of the Firm, Mr Stanley Kunjippalu is an acknowledged expert in the field of Business Advisory, Corporate Law, and Mergers and Acquisitions.
He is a financial consultant to several business organisations including Information Technology Companies. He is also involved with NGOs in various capacities. He has held numerous positions in the Lions movement.
At present he is an Independent Director on the Board of Duroflex Private Limited, and Member of the advisory board of the Heart Care Foundation a private non-profit organisation. He is also an erstwhile member of the Managing Committee of the Ernakulam branch of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Corporate Law
- Business Advisory
Mr Ajit Paul is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has been in practice for 24 years. Mr Ajit Paul graduated in commerce from St. Peters College, Kolenchery and in law from Government Law College, Ernakulam. He qualified his Chartered Accountancy in the year 1993, and did his articleship during Chartered Accountancy from M/s. Menon & Menon, Ernakulam. In addition to this, he is a qualified Information System Auditor. As a seasoned professional he has made his mark as an expert in the field of Indirect Taxation and Bank Audits.
- Indirect Taxes
- Bank Audits
The youngest partner and an alumnus of the firm, Mr Ravindran.V is a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India with a very strong and diversified professional experience of 15 years. Mr Ravindran.V, completed his graduation in Commerce from St. Albert’s College, Ernakulam. Post completion of his Chartered Accountancy, he started his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers at in the Republic of Maldives, where he was responsible for Audits, Risk Assurance Services & Financial consultancy for government, public sector and corporate entities.
The next phase of his professional journey was a stint of 5 years in the finance department of a leading IT product company in Trivandrum, where he got hands on experience of working in an ERP environment and was involved in ERP implementation/ migration activities of their finance function.
- Audits, Risk Assurance Services
- Financial Consultancy
An associate member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Deepak has been in practice since 2019. He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata. His areas of interest include GST and income tax-related matters. He also has exposure in Forensic audits.
- Income Tax
- Forensic Audit
Our Audit Team
Our Firm is a learning organisation where everyone’s learning curve is firstly determined by one’s own will to grow as a knowledge professional and secondly by the constant effort, we invest in updating the knowledge base and skill development.
We take immense pride in the wide range of the competencies and work ethics of our talent pool that we nurture with focus and diligence.
Our Audit Team is a blended group of Chartered Accountants and permanent audit staff with relevant experience and qualification in their respective areas of expertise. In addition, we also have a well-trained team of Interns undergoing the Chartered Accountancy program.
The team members are given hands on training in multiple areas like Corporate Audits, Internal Audits, Tax Audits, Setting up of companies and Partnership firms, Tax return filings, MCA filings and other Statutory compliances.
They are also encouraged to attend technical seminars and programs and disseminate the knowledge gained to the other Team members.
We require our Team to adhere to all relevant statutory requirements like Accounting & Auditing Standards, while executing any assignment and above all to maintain client confidentiality.