Atul is a qualified Chartered Accountant and brings a strong set of financial and business advisory skills gained through his 30 years professional career.
He’s established his own Chartered Accountancy and Business consulting firm with clients from retail, education, tourism, health and industrial clients. He had a successful 15 years career with ANZ Bank working with and leading a range of Finance teams through significant changes across different parts of the Bank. His specialisation included balance sheet management and revenue optimisation.
In 2016 he moved out of corporate life and bought a share in childcare centres in Hamilton. He also had a short stint at Te Wānanga o Aotearoa, leading their Finance team at their Head Office in Te Awamutu. He later on established his own brand – Brightlands Childcare Centre which has been well received by the Hamilton market.
Atul recently joined the LINK Waikato team with a view to offer his wealth of business knowledge, financial skills, negotiation capability and strong professional ethics to the business community and the people aspiring to join the business community.
Atul is a proud family man, married to Swati for 24 years and have one son and one daughter. He lives in Auckland and travels daily to Hamilton to look after his business interests. He enjoys being in two locations that also opens him to a wider network and opportunities.
In his free time, Atul loves travelling with his family, especially experiencing different cultures and heritages.
If you are looking to buy or sell a business, Atul would love to have a chat with you over a coffee.