Binoy Parikh, a distinguished alumnus of the BCom Class of 2012, stands as a multifaceted professional who has achieved excellence in the fields of law, finance, and leadership. His academic journey is marked by notable accomplishments, including the attainment of a Chartered Accountant qualification on his maiden attempt. Presently, he holds the esteemed position of Executive Director at Katalyst Advisors. Binoy Parikh is recognised for his prolific contributions as a writer in the domains of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and succession planning. He is a sought-after speaker and mentor, known for his widely award-winning innovations. With an impressive career trajectory that encompasses tenures at prestigious firms such as KPMG and PwC, he presently serves as an Independent Director for Sarda Energy & Minerals Limited, a company with assets exceeding USD 1 billion. Notably, he holds the distinction of being the youngest individual in India's listed space to occupy this pivotal role. His contributions have played a significant role in facilitating high-value M&A transactions, resolving complex family settlements, and implementing effective succession planning strategies.