Synergy Consulting is a 'Corporate Advisory Firm' providing advisory services in International Trade Finance, Corporate Finance , Private Equity, AML Compliance, and other Corporate Services across Asia Pacific, Middle East & Indian Sub-Continent. We helps clients in diverse industries improve performance, reduce costs, recover from distress, leverage technology, and stimulate growth.
The Company teams with its clients to deliver sustainable and measurable results. We provides services to a wide variety of both financially sound and distressed organizations, including large corporates and medium-sized businesses. We assist in wide area of corporate services and can advise and formulate financial strategies for your companies. We specialize in all kinds of corporate finance and offer multiple choices to our clients by aiming at quality and value for money.
We also help organizations in improving their performance, primarily through the analysis of existing business problems and development of plans for improvement. We help organization to gain external and presumably more objective advice and recommendations with our specialized expertise. Because of our exposure and relationships with numerous organizations, we are aware of industry 'best practices,' thus helping the organization to grow optimally with the existing resources.
We also provide organizational change management assistance, Management Buy-out, technology implementation, strategy development, and operational improvement services. We bring own proprietary methodologies and frameworks to guide the identification of problems, and to serve as the basis for recommendations for more effective or efficient ways of performing business tasks.
Our firm offers a direct problem solving approach where we use our specialized industry experience to deliver a one on one relationship with our clients. Our expertise is derived from experience in Banks, boutique consulting firms, global financial institutions and law firms.
Synergy mission is to serve our clients by providing the highest quality professional services that address their business issues. We deliver superior financial results to the investment community while contributing to the communities in which we live and work.
Synergy vision is to be the most trusted and respected professional services firm recognized by our clients for delivering excellence.
- INTEGRITY We do the right thing regardless of the consequences
- GENUINE say what you mean and mean what you say
- TRUST Build trust by always exhibiting honesty and respect
- POSITIVE Speak up and take positive action when something appears wrong
- TRANSPARENT Be transparent about individual and collective successes and failures
- IMPROVEMENT Relentlessly pursue improvement with no tolerance for mediocrity
- INTELLECTUAL Exhibit and encourage intellectual curiosity
- PROFESSIONAL Encourage and support personal and professional development
- ACCOUNTABILITY We take responsibility for individual and collective actions
- PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE We continually strive to exceed the expectations of our people and our clients.
The firm has very wide capability and rich experience based on our partners, executives and consultants in providing professional services. Our Team is led by a seasoned team of experts and professionals and we strive to deliver the best possible value to our clients and consistently exceed their expectations.
Rakesh Mehta – Partner is a qualified chartered accountant, having vast experience in India in the areas of Private Equity Investment, Debt Syndication, Fund Management, Taxation and Finance. He also carries vast and extensive experience in the area of International Taxation, Corporate Planning and Business Restructuring. Before joining SMC, he was a practicing Chartered Accountant in India advising clients on Taxation, Project Financing, Corporate Law, Auditing and Statutory Compliances.
Ayaz Ahmed – Partner brings over more than a decade of diverse professional experience in the areas of financial services, Management Consulting and Information Technology. He is a MBA (Finance) having vast experience in India and UAE in the areas of Corporate Finance, Project Financing and Business Process Re-engineering. He has worked with the Principals on assignments relating to ERP Implementations, Portfolio Management, Fund Raising, Business Plan Reviews and Due Diligence reviews across various industries.
Pankaj Gupta - Director is a Chartered Accountant by qualification and has over 10 years of experience in Project Finance, Corporate Finance, Transaction Advisory and Strategic & Merger and Acquisition Advisory. He was previously associated with country’s leading bank in India, wherein he was involved with project and corporate finance to large corporates. His areas of expertise include transaction advisory for fund raising across debt, equity & structured finance products.
Mohammad Talha – Director is an MBA (Banking & Finance) & having degree in Law having over 30 years of experience in corporate and business advisory. He brings with him a vast experience in Islamic Banking, Corporate & Project Finance, Credit Risk Management, Investment & Merchant Banking, Syndications, Treasury and Microfinance. He has been involved in a number of financing and banking projects and had devised credit policies and procedures for the banks. He was instrumental in setting up Islamic Bank of Britain and Pak Qatar Takaful Company.
Sheikh Sagar Ali – Director is an MBA having over 16 years of experience in Banking-Compliance. Have decent exposure in working with Leading Global Banks. Specialized in setting up Compliance Processes for Banks and NBFIs. Proven record of working with Country Regulators and posses diversified experience in AML, Compliance, KYC , CDD, Transitions. Regulatory Compliance and have handled both Functional & Business Consulting attributes in Banking & Financial sector.
Fazal Ibrahim – Senior Consultant (MBA, LLB) having 20 years of Banking Experience in the Middle East. He brings in a wealth of experience in Corporate & Commercial Banking, Solicitation of Assets and Liability business, Debt Restructuring and Legal Advisory Support, Corporate Law and Statutory Compliance. His areas of expertise also include transaction advisory for fund raising across debt, equity & structured finance products.
Balasubramanian Iyer– Senior Consultant (MBA –Finance) having 25 years of experience in Management Consulting Services. He carries extensive experience in Trade Finance, Project Finance, Business Plan, Feasibility Study & Viability Revivals. His areas of expertise include financial evaluation, risk assessment, creation of base cases. He has deep understanding of businesses and has worked closely with several many large clients and developed customized solutions to meet specific requirements of such companies.
Mohammad Hassan – Senior Consultant is an MBA (Finance), having more than 15 years of experience in Corporate banking. He also carries vast and extensive experience in the area of Trade Finance, Project Finance, Corporate Planning and Private Equity. His areas of expertise include financial evaluation, risk assessment, creation of base cases & financial models needed for fund raising assignments. He has deep understanding of businesses and has worked closely with several many large clients and developed customized solutions to meet specific requirements of such companies.
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
We are committed to creating and maintaining a work environment that values and fosters diversity. By recruiting, retaining and developing a diverse work force, we will be better able to meet the needs of our clients and to create opportunities for all of us. Our ability to attract and retain exceptional professionals, with diverse backgrounds and life experiences, will help us bring more innovative, creative, and unique ideas and approaches to how we deliver excellent service and solutions to our clients.
Diversity is about more than differences in race, gender, sexual orientation and ethnicity. It’s about inviting an array of ideas, experiences, and perspectives into our company. Our clients are expecting Synergy to deliver excellence. We know that excellence is all about bringing the best people together and recognizing that we need a broad range of skills, abilities and experiences to develop and deliver the solutions our clients need.
To conclude, we specialize in all kinds of corporate finance and offer multiple choices to our clients by aiming at quality and value for money. Our business philosophy is based on Partnership! We build Trust by valuing long term relationship with our clients instead of focusing on the short term gains. Maintaining a good relationship and fulfilling client needs is our first priority. Providing a Quality Service is our culture, hence we always strive for the best.