M.R. Venkatesh is one of India’s leading Chartered Accountant who addresses the Business concerns relating to Commercial and Economic laws, Economic Policies and Business strategies. He passed Chartered Accountancy in 1992 with an all India Ranking and has been in active practice since 1993 as partner of GSV Associates, Chennai.
M. R. Venkatesh brilliantly leverages his proximity to business as Chartered Accountant and advisor in understanding the implication of our economic policies, issues pertaining to governance and systemic weaknesses. Using a persuasive style of writing Venkatesh blends theory and practice as he demystifies complex issues, be it law or economics, for the common man.
M. R. Venkatesh has authored A Handbook on Anti-dumping, which was released by the former Prime Minister of India Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee in 2001. He has authored a monograph on Capital Account Convertibility, which was published in July 2006 as well as one on inflation, which was published in 2007. In that very year, he authored a book titled Global Imbalances and the Impending Dollar crisis that foresaw the oncoming financial crisis of 2008 far ahead of others.
In 2011 he published a book titled "Sense, Sensex and Sentiments." Considered as a scholarly work on the functioning of India’s financial sentinels, this wok received wide acclaim.