A lady with distinction at every step, Sasirekha Vengatesh has tasted success right from school. From being a State rank holder in her 12th boards, University first ranker in the stream of Commerce to being an all-India CA articleship rank holder with Fraser and Ross in both inter and final exams, Sasirekha’s was the student every teacher would want and a child every parent would feel proud of.

She is certified in Information System Audit from the CA Institute and has been a practising Chartered Accountant for 25 years now. Partner at Sri Venkatesh & Co, she provides a variety of professional service that includes traditional auditing for business firms, NGOs and educational institutes. She also consults on ERP solutions with focus on internal controls and processes, work-flow systems and system analysis. Additionally she consults on finance & strategy for many reputed companies.

High on entrepreneurial spirit with keenness to learn and explore, Sasirekha loves challenges. While many are gripped with frustration over failures she steps in with her positivity and ‘can-do’ attitude and brings in transformation not just with systems, but also within people. She has discovered her purpose is to add value and this extends to both personal and professional fronts. She has been a faculty with the Art of Living for 15 years now and says, ‘Today I can say, I celebrate life to the fullest.’ On excellence she notes, ‘Excellence is being passionate about all you do and giving it all you can. I don’t believe in choosing what I am passionate about; whatever comes my way I get passionate about it. I don’t like the bracket, this or that, I like the bracket this and that, and that and that and I like to explore that.’