CA Rajesh Phadke
Managing Director

Rajesh Phadke has more than 7 years of experience with international audit firms and industry. His experience in audit firms include gaining working knowledge of US GAAP and IFRS and international exposure through audits in UK & US. His industry experience includes leading the corporate strategy department of a preimum real estate developer group from Pune for raising finances from banks and Indian and international private equity players.

His specialisation includes the following -
  • Business set-up and support services
  • Project report and business plan preparation
  • Virtual CFO for SME’s
  • Business advisory services
  • Turnaround strategy and implementation
  • Assistance in preparation and tracking of Annual operating plans
  • Transaction advisory services
  • Due diligence
  • Raising private equity and bank finance
  • Mobile: 98228 45281


CA Aditya Dastane
Director-Direct Tax

Aaditya heads the direct tax practice at Unicus.He has over 5 years of work experience with international tax firms (PwC, Deloitte) in Corporate and International Tax including advice on cross border transaction and exchange control regulations. He specializes in Corporate Tax and tax due diligence.Aaditya advises clients on various tax issues including tax planning, contracts with foreign enterprises, taxation of foreign enterprises in India, taxation of foreign nationals working in India and issues thereof and structuring their assignment.Aaditya has co-authored book ” Section 14A – Intricacies and Controversies” published by WIRC of Council of ICAI and inaugurated at the National Conference on Direct Tax, 2011 Pune.

His specialisation includes the following -
  • Direct Tax
  • Advisory Services.
  • Tax litigation.
  • Corporate and personal taxation.
  • Tax planning.
  • Tax due diligence review.
  • Trainings on direct tax matters.
  • International Tax
  • Structuring of cross border transactions.
  • Expatriate taxation and assignment structuring.
  • Comprehensive analysis of various articles of Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement and advising clients on it.
  • Exchange Control Regulations
  • Mobile:9422506560


CA Berinder Sahni

Since graduation in 2001, Berinder has worked with leading Global Accounting Firms (Arthur Andersen, E&Y) and Investment Banks (JPMorgan, Colliers International).While in Investment Banking, Berinder worked on M&A, Equity, Debt and Project Financing transactions over USD 1bn in India and in the United States. He worked in the Audit and Risk Advisory division of the Accounting firms where he worked with large India Corporates and MNC’s. Berinder has written articles on investing in real estate and has been quoted in several leading business publications. His other interests include working with start-ups and early stage companies.

His specialisation includes the following -
  • Transaction advisory services
  • Private equity and bank finance.
  • Mergers & Acquisition and Joint Ventures.
  • Turnaround strategy and implementation.
  • Business set-up and support service
  • Virtual CFO for SME’s.
  • Project report and business plan preparation.
  • Risk Advisory Services
  • Internal Audit and Revenue Assurance.
  • Management Audit and Process Validation.
  • Mobile:98215 65330


CA Tejas Dharwadkar
Director – Transfer Pricing

Tejas is a Director at Unicus Advisors Private Limited based at Pune.
Tejas is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has consulting experience since 2006, across industries in the areas of International Tax and Transfer Pricing.
He has advised several large Indian and multinational corporate groups on various aspects of domestic and cross border taxation, consultancy and litigation. He has previously worked on various large clients like Volkswagen, Skoda, Emerson, Tata Motors, Goodyear, Johnson Controls, Yamazaki Mazak etc.

His specialisation includes the following -
  • Manufacturing companies
  • Automotive sector
  • Engineering Companies
  • EPC Contracts
  • Service companies – IT/ITES
  • Experience
  • Assistance in setting TP Policy
  • Strategies to manage global effective tax rate and cash flows
  • Develop local or global transfer pricing documentation and defense files
  • Assistance in Advance Pricing Arrangements
  • Diagnostic review of a group’s transfer pricing policy, positions and documentation
  • Provide effective representation locally and globally through all phases of controversy resolution
  • Mutual Agreement Procedure
  • Education / Credentials
  • Bachelor of Commerce , University of Pune, 2003
  • Chartered Accountant, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India , 2006
  • Mobile:+91 98235 18829