Shariq Contractor

Shariq Contractor

Equity Partner

+91 9820645515

+91 22 6623 0600


Shariq Contractor is the founder and principal partner in the firm of CNK & Associates LLP. He is the chairman of INAA.

He, a rank holder at both the Intermediate and Final Chartered Accountancy examinations has been in practice since 1982. He also holds the qualification of Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of General Law and has done certification course in Systems Analysis and Design.

He oversees the corporate direct tax and management consultancy practice of the firm. He was the Chairman on the Board of Directors of BNP Paribas Trustee India Pvt. Ltd., and it’s Audit Committee. He has been the Chairman of the Board of Governors of Bombay International School. In addition, he has also been the Treasurer of Rotary Club of Bombay and a member of the managing committee of Willingdon Sports Club. He is a member of the Finance Committee of the Bombay Gymkhana.

He is a regular speaker at various professional forums and writes extensively for professional journals. He was the President of the Bombay Chartered Accountants' Society in the year 2002-03. He has also been a visiting lecturer in the senior college section of the Sydenham college of Commerce & Economics. Mr. Contractor has authored various books of professional interest, namely, “Laws Applicable to Charitable Trusts”, “Provisions of Section 80HHC of the Income Tax Act – A study”, “Capital Gains – A Handbook” and “Taxation of Charitable Trusts”, "Fringe Benefit Tax - An Analysis".

Main expertise

Special - Management consultancy

Secondary expertise

Special - Business valuations

Specialised expertise

  • Tax - International
  • Tax - Corporate compliance
  • Tax - Corporate consultancy
  • Tax - Personal compliance
  • Tax - Personal consultancy

Languages spoken

  • English


Bachelor of Commerce Chartered Accountant Bachelor of General Law System Analysis


Bachelor of Commerce Chartered Accountant Bachelor of General Law System Analysis

Professional Activity

1. Regular lecturer at various professional forums 2. Writes articles for professional journals 3. Has autored five books on professional subjects 4. Is on the Board of several companies

Community Activity

1. Is on the Trustee Board of two trusts 2. Renders voluntary service on a forum that renders free advice on legal and accounting matters to non profit organisations 3. Active Rotarian with involvement in various community projects