Vandana Saxena Poria is a UK Chartered Accountant who was born and brought up in the UK. After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant, she spent 10 years living and working in Central and Eastern Europe, where initially she worked with Ernst & Young and then became the CEO of the international division of the UK's largest listed professional training company, BPP Holdings Plc. In this capacity, she was responsible for training in the region. In 2006 she set up Get Through Guides (GTG). Vandana’s specialism is IFRS, auditing and Case Study strategy. Vandana was honoured with the ‘Order of the British Empire’ in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list in 2008.

Vandana Saxena Poria OBE ACA FCCA

Madhuri, is a qualified Chartered Accountant, has worked for Get Through Guides for more than five years, in various roles. She was responsible for drafting the first versions of GTG’s UK tax, UK law and IFRS materials which are used globally by students. She has also deliver training programmes for many of GTG’s clients including Genpact, Grant Thornton, HSBC and others. Within GTG she is AVP - Training. She brings incredible energy, passion and drive to all training programs conducted by GTG. Madhuri has been intensively trained by ICAEW in the latest modern teaching techniques to ensure that students pass first time and can really use their knowledge in the real world.

Madhuri Thete ACA, Dip IFRS, ICAEW

Colin played a leading role in developing GTG content. He has more than 30 years of lecturing and training experience in both professional accounting examinations and courses. As a testament to his acumen, he serves on numerous company boards.

Colin Garvie FSCA

Member of ICAEW since 2014 Completed CPA (USA) in Year 2013. Member of ICAI since 2012. IFRS Certified (ICAI)

DipIFR (ACCA, London) Bachelor of Commerce from Pune University, India First, youngest and only Indian to complete CA exams from India, USA, England & Wales.Working on Techno-Economic Viability Study for more than 6 years Handles International Audits and funding arrangements Conducted first National Webcast on IFRS for ICAI: http://spotforge.net/live/icai161112/ Second National Webcast for ICAI :http://5.79.23.242/ifrswebcast/ Conducted IFRS sessions in Mumbai, Pune, Vadodara, Dubai, Bhubaneshwar, Delhi, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad, Delhi and trained more than 500 Indian CAs and International Professional students. Stands youngest IFRS National Speaker for ICAI. Conducted Corporate Trainings on IFRS for TATA Motors and TATA Group Companies, Eaton Group and Hindustan Unilever. He is presently Co-Opted Member of Young Members Empowerment Committee of ICAI. Winner of elocution contest at Western India Regional Level: Total Quality Management Winner of Best Speaker Award in National Students Convention, January, 2011: IFRS Visiting Faculty for US GAAP & IFRS Advisor on strategic business management and valuations. Specialises in Debt Funding and arrangements. Presently working on International Funding arrangments.

Parag Vijaykant Kulkarni