Tarun Kanji is the Independent Director and Chairman – New Zealand at Bank of India and CFO at Pingar. Tarun brings extensive experience to 1place in the areas of Capital Restructuring, Mergers and Acquisitions and business efficiency and optimisation. His experience includes 10 years in a consulting environment with Ernst & Young and Coopers Lybrand where he specialized in corporate finance and advisory services, corporate recovery and audit, across multiple industries. Tarun previously spent 10 years with Fosters Group (NZ) in roles such as CFO, COO and Strategy and Business Development Manager. Tarun is as a member of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants (NZICA)and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree, focusing on Finance, International Business and Marketing, from the University of Auckland.