Meet our Professional Team

“SMC is proud of its wealth of human resources. The intellectual depth, knowledge, extensive experience about business environment brought about by our partners are highly acknowledged by clients, and they are well known among the tax and regulatory realm in India, have uniquely positioned “SMC” in the professional fraternity. Our team includes a combination of young talented qualified and also the highly experienced senior members.

Our Team

Our firm’s constant endeavor to provide specialized service to its clients under single roof has inspired us to join hands with some highly experienced members of the institute and also by introducing some young hardworking professionals as partners.

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FCA Vidhan Surana

Founder and Managing Partner

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FCA Sashikant D Patel


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FCA Harsh Madhogaria


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FCA Sunil Maloo


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ACA Nidhi Surana


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ACS Kumar Pal Mehta


The partners at SMC strongly believe that well mentored employees learn quickly and effectively and are easy to retain.

As a result , our organization’s most important resource is our team consisting of highly qualified, Semi-qualified and skilled/experienced teammates, who are in the position to meet the consultancy needs of diverse industry discipline.

The credentials of our firm have a strong support from our highly enthusiastic and loyal team who share the same vision and mission to continuously honour all the professional services to all category clients.

Our firm which is a perfect blend of experienced partners on one hand and zealous young team on other hand; together share the same values and ethics to achieve professional excellence. The mutual understanding and enthusiasm of the entire team to provide best service to its clients, helps us in exploring new avenues and expansion.

Mr. Vidhan Surana

FCA (Membership No: 041841), L.L.B., D.T.P., B.COM.

Being Founder partner of SMC, he is the driving force behind the success of our firm. He began his career in 1988, as an Associate Member of ICAI. Initially Mr. Surana started his professional career serving in a reputed company for two years. Later on, he ventured into practice by laying the foundation stone for Surana Maloo and Co. in 1991. He is into practice as Fellow Member of ICAI since 1993.
His areas of expertise are:
Audit and Assurance: Attending and supervising Audit and Assurance of Public Limited, Private Limited Companies, Partnership Firms and Public Charitable Trusts.
Direct Taxation: Representation before Appellate Authorities, Tribunal, Settlement Commission and assisting advocates of High Court in respect of cases of clients.
Business Advisory Services and Corporate Consultancy: Advising on matters like business plan development, Acquisition and Merger, understanding of the existing Structure and advising on more efficient administrative and tax planning group structure.
Deeds and Documentation: Guidance and Advice on drafting various documents like partnership deeds, joint venture agreements, foreign collaboration, MOUs, wills, family settlements, formation/partition of HUFs, etc.
Mr. Vidhan Surana has been a frequent contributor in writing articles, giving opinions and views in professional magazines like the journals published by the Institute of Chartered Accountants,,, etc.

Mr. Sashikant D Patel

FCA (Membership No. : 037671 ), L.L.B.,

Well qualified Senior Chartered Accountant in the profession having worked for over a decade with reputed Chartered Accountant’s firm; Mr S D Patel then started his own proprietary firm under the banner Sashikant Patel Associates in July 1993 to February 2013. He has been a partner at SMC since, January 2013. Over the years, he has gained proficiency in review of Internal Control and Audit of Infrastructure Industry, providing professional service to various large size Infrastructure Companies.
His areas of expertise are:
Audit and Assurance: Internal audits, Statutory audits, Tax audits of small firms, companies, mid corporates, Corporates, Audits of nationalized banks; besides rendering Managing consultancy.
Review of Internal Control: Planning and developing internal control/MIS systems that commensurate with the type and size of the organization so as to suit various industries need.

Mr. Harsh Madhogaria

FCA (Membership No.: 124480), M. Com., L.L.B.

Mr. Harsh commenced his career in Financial service industry by joining a reputed firm in Ahmedabad in 2006. Subsequently, he was associated with SMC in the year 2008. His dedication and contribution to the growth of the firm in a very short span of around 4 years did not go unnoticed by the senior partner of the firm and he was subsequently admitted as a partner in SMC with effect from 25th January, 2013.
His areas of expertise are:
Corporate Finance: Appraisal of Project which includes advice to our clients right from the project conception stage, followed by preparation of the financial feasibility study and project report with optimal financial structuring. Also, he looks after Liasioning with various banks and Financial Institutions for syndication of Term Loans and other credit facilities for our clients. He gives guidance and advice on various issues like financial restructuring, private equity capital, foreign currency loans etc.
He gives counseling and advice on various Subsidies offered by State and Central Government viz: Capital Subsidy, Interest Subsidy, Electricity Subsidy, Research and Development Subsidy, TUFS etc.

Mr. Sunil Maloo

FCA (Membership No.: 138564), DISA (ICAI), M. Com.

Mr. Sunil’s Academic excellence is revealed from the fact that he is a rank holder at all India level in CA exams and a ranker in M. Com. from Gujarat University. He has been a partner at SMC since, April 2011. He is frequent contributors of articles/opinions on matters relating to Direct Taxes, in professional magazines and taxation websites.
His areas of expertise are:
Direct Taxation: His strong and meticulous efforts provides and strengthens the Taxation matters handled by the firm for clients. Representation before Appellate Authorities, Tribunal, Settlement Commission and assisting advocates of High Court in respect of cases of clients.
Audit and Assurance: Mr. Sunil’s specialized qualification as DISA (ICAI), gives him an insight in Systems Audit and processes and internal control of organizations.

Ms. Nidhi Surana

ACA (Membership No.:158319), B. Com.

Ms. Nidhi Surana, Daughter of Founder partner of the firm, Mr. Vidhan Surana is the second generation professional committed to the growth of our organization. An Associate member of ICAI since August 2013, she started her career as Assitant Litigator with one of the reputed Advocate in Ahmedabad, who is pleading cases mainly of Direct and Indirect Taxes. She joined the firm as a partner from 17th December, 2013.

Her areas of expertise are:
Direct Taxation: With her indepth understanding and interpretation of the subject, she has been able to deliver her valueable inputs in drafting as well as appearing before direct tax authorities.
Deed and Documentations: She is having a vast ability to draft various documents such as family settlements, will etc.

Mr. Kumar Pal Mehta

ACS (Membership No.: 033179), B.B.A., Practising Company Secretary

Mr. Kumar Pal Mehta, a young and enthusiastic CS professional is in practice since more than two years. He is associated with SMC as a full time Practitioner, managing all the aspects related to the Companies Act., Trade Mark, Intellectual Property Rights, and FEMA. He handles assignments including annual filing of Private and Public limited companies, maintaining member register, Issue compliance certificate, Formation of new company, handling all the RD/ROC/NCLT matters, Mergers & Acquisitions and various other legal compliance and matters related to Company Law.