Our Leadership Team

Our Leadership Team

Our global leadership team with unmatched expertise is committed to delivering value to our clients for tangible outcomes.



N. P. Sahni

Chief Advisor & Mentor 

N.P. Sahni has undertaken important assignments in India and abroad as Vice Chairman-Income Tax Settlement Commission, Director General of Income Tax (Investigation), Chief Commissioner of Income Tax, Joint Secretary (Foreign Tax Division), Member-Management Committee of Commonwealth Association of Tax Administrators London (UK), besides holding Tax Policy and Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement with different countries. Mr. Sahni has also held a senior position in the Revenue Department of Government of India and Directorate of Enforcement (Foreign Exchange Regulations).

Akiko Yamane

Executive Director

Akiko Yamane has been associated with MBG Corporate Services since its inception. Her expertise lies in the advisory of Japanese companies having a presence in India. Besides having specialist expertise in the Indo-Japanese Business Relations, Yamane san possesses Strategic Management Skills, with which she helps Japanese companies enter the Indian market successfully.

Naresh Manchanda

Partner – UAE

Naresh Manchanda has extensive experience of working in a spectrum of areas which include Strategy, Finance, Commercial, Accounting, Compliance, Controllership, Project Development, Project Management, Business Development, Complex Issue Resolution, Business Restructuring, Planning and Strategy, Internal Controls and Systems. Mr. Manchanda is proficient in Change Management with rich skill set.

Peeyush Joardar

Partner – UAE

Peeyush Joardar has 27 years of experience in the Finance and Accounts domain which includes Financial Control, Cash Management and Banking, Fund Raising, Business Forecasting and Taxation. Besides advising many global corporates for their Indian ventures, he has been engaged with several Japanese companies operating in India. Mr. Joardar’s expertise includes Strategy Planning and Execution, Business Process Re-engineering, Financial/Business Restructuring, Commercial Operations, Legal matters, Statutory Compliances and Start-ups.

Dr. Anuraag Guglani, Ph.D

Partner – UAE

Dr. Anuraag Guglaani has lived in GCC countries for over two decades leading large family business groups in diversified industries, making them achieve their profitability goals, turn around underperforming units, drive increased revenues and expand globally. Eventually, he started helping SME’s and family businesses through advisory and execution activity. Having managed all verticals of an organizations Core and Support functions including Operational Finance, Internal Audit, HR, Quality, Supply Chain, Customer Service, Marketing, Sales and Business Development. Dr. Guglaani has a complete understanding of an organizations needs from a user’s perspective.

Oon Chong Howe

CEO – Singapore

Oon Chong Howe has 28 years of experience in a range of areas including International Business Development, International Projects Management, International Mergers and Acquisitions, Contract Negotiations, Foreign Factory Set-Up and Operations, ISO 14000s & 9000s and running sales and support across Canada, North and Latin America, South and Southeast Asian regions.

Afzal Modak

Senior Advisor – UAE

Afzal Modak has global experience of working across diverse business disciplines. Mr. Modak has expertise in BPO/Shared Services, Banking/JV Management and Mergers & Divestitures. Over the years, he has gained business acumen and governance experience which are necessary for building, leading, and supervising large global enterprises.

Manoj Pandey

Partner – India

Mr. Manoj is a Partner specializing in Taxation Services. He has over 18 years of professional experience in the field of regulatory and taxation services. Over the years, he has provided advisory services in Assignment Structuring, Cross-Border Taxation, Transfer Pricing, FDI matters, Employee Stock Options, Drafting/Review of Secondment Arrangement, review of Outbound/Inbound models and other Employer and Employee compliance services involving large population from tax, regulatory and, social security perspective.