Lakshmi Narain will serve as a Non Executive Member of the WRA Board from October 2017.
Lakshmi Narain currently chairs the South Wales Branch for the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) and is an active member of the Wales Strategy Board for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). Through this participation, Lakshmi has been involved in the development and reform of numerous taxes.
Lakshmi has a major interest in tax, as evident from his varied experience in lecturing, membership of the editorial board of the Tax Journal and engagement in a tax technical capacity with a number of professional services practices, as well as Editor and contributor to a number of tax publications for professionals. Lakshmi was the Special Adviser to the Finance Committee during its examination of the Tax Collection and Management (Wales) Act 2016 and the Land Transaction Tax and Anti-avoidance of Devolved Taxes (Wales) Act 2017.
Lakshmi Narain is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).