Antony Isaac is an Associate Chartered Accountant (ACA) from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and obtained the globally recognized certification as a Certified Information System Auditor (CISA). He also obtained a Certificate in Practicing Management from Louis Allen International, USA and is recognized as a Competent Communicator and Certified Leader by Toastmasters International, USA.
Antony is a Management Consultant and his area of expertise is in business & management consulting, financial and transaction advisory, Oman tax consulting, SME counseling, teaching students for professional certifications, coaching in leadership and communication skills and mentoring SMEs.
Prior to joining SLTC, Antony was the Managing Partner at Morison Muscat Chartered Accountants, an audit,
tax and business consulting firm. He also worked for one of the Big 5 Audit firms, Arthur Andersen at its Oman Branch. He was instrumental in establishing Morison Muscat Knowledge Center, which offered Executive Education programs, coaching classes and training programs in the areas of finance, audit and accounting.
As part of his consulting practice, he was involved in the preparation of high profile feasibility studies such as a fertilizer project, private hospital, schools, University, industrial bank, manufacturing units etc.
He introduced a new concept for SMEs called the Contract CFO and set up Management Board to oversee the functioning of such business units.
He is also the founder, of Morison Muscat Toastmasters, which provides high quality self-learning training in the field of leadership and communication skills.
His passion is in teaching. He has lectured and taught students for various international professional certification examinations in finance, audit and accounts.
Varadharajan Srinivasan is a well acclaimed Banking and Trade Finance expert with more than 26 years of experience in Trade Finance, Settlements, General Banking Operations, MIS Operations that includes tracking of limits, establishment of LCs, arranging of Buyers Credit, ECB loans etc., His hands-on experience and indomitable expertise in the Development of Software for Forex Treasury Back Office Settlements, Trade Finance Management, Bank Guarantee Management, AML, Credit and Legal Recovery of Advances, Foreign Exchange (FX) Treasury Back Office, Settlements and Inter Bank Dealings have earned him a repute par excellence in the domain of Banking and Trade Finance.
A Graduate in Science from the Bombay University, Varadharajan Srinivasan earned his CAIIB from the Indian Institute of Bankers,Mumbai and started his glorious career in Trade Finance and Forex Treasury Back Office and Settlement Operations in 1981 working for almost a decade and a half with UCO Bank. His tenure at Development Credit Bank and IDBI Bank Limited helped his evolution as a master of Forex Treasury Back Office Operations.
Varadharajan Srinivasan’s deep knowledge in Banking and various aspects of Trade Finance Operations bloomed to excellence during his service in Tata Teleservices Limited and Reliance Communications Limited. A Subject Matter Expert in Banking, Treasury and Trade Finance Operations, Varadharajan Srinivasan proved his caliber to adapt as a Domain Consultant in Finacus Solutions Private Limited and was also chosen to head the Trade Finance Operations at the HDFC Bank Limited.
During his illustrious career in HDFC, Reliance, Tata Services, UCO Bank, IDBI Bank etc., he handled Treasury Operations and Merchant Transactions, filing regulatory and other statutory returns to be submitted to the RBI or Nostro Account Maintenance & Reconciliation Treasury Operations for both Corporate and Retails clients.
Challenging himself to keep up with the pace of staying updated with the latest nuances in the industry of his choice, Varadharajan Srinivasan has undergone a series of Trainings and Sessions which include among others intensive training in General Banking & Advances for Officers, Programme on Foreign Exchange at SBI Training College, Hyderabad, Merchant Banking at UCO Bank Training College, Ahmedabad, Back-Office Operations (Foreign Exchange) and Bond Portfolio Management from BTC, RBI, Mumbai, on Treasury Support Services & Integrated Treasury Operations and International Banking and Foreign Trade from NIBM, Pune, and Electronic Payment & Settlement Systems from RBI‘s Training College , Pune.