Southern India Regional Council of
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

(Setup by an Act of Parliament)

Chairman Profile

CA. Adusumilli Venkateswara Rao, Chairman, SIRCCA. Jomon K. George of Kochi, Kerala has unanimously been elected as Chairman of Southern India Regional Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India for the year 2019-20.

In the profession

Qualified in 1992. Did Articleship in Chennai. 26 years of diversified practice experience. Founder & Chief Executive Partner of M/s JVR & Associates, a Seven Partner firm with offices at Kochi and Trivandrum and an associate office in Dubai. Specializes in Corporate Advisory Services and Management Consultancy.


Has served SIRC as Vice Chairman 2018-19 & Secretary 2016-17. As SICASA chairman of the region in 2014-15, evolved a meaningful theme “Engage, Empower, Enable” and bagged the SECOND BEST Region Award on All India basis.

@ ICAI Ernakulam

Served as Chairman of the Ernakulam Branch of ICAI in 2002-03. The Branch commenced the GMCS course and developed the IT Lab during this period. The branch received the “Highly Commended” award at the All India level. Served as the Vice Chairman, Treasurer & SICASA Chairman of the Branch.

Resource Person

Has done more than 800 presentations across India and in West Asia. A regular paper presenter/ speaker at ICAI’s CPE programmes on Accounting Standards, Corporate Audits, Standards on Auditing, Ind AS etc.

Serving ICAI as a Peer Review Trainer. Contributes articles in ICAI newsletters. Has served as member AASB during 2005-06.


Faculty for Auditing at ICAI, Ernakulam for 18 years. Visiting faculty at many B-schools & management institutes. Lectures at ICAI, Dubai.

Corporate Trainer

Conducted training programs for Income Tax Department and Ministry of Corporate Affairs. Has done training programs on IGAAPs & IFRS for many renowned corporates including BPCL.

Social Activities

Honorary Treasurer, Kerala Management Association. Advisory Board Member, St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam. Past President – Rotary Club of Cochin Central & Member of PHF Society. No One Starves (A free noon meal program) and Free Tailoring Institute for underprivileged women got the district best awards. Was Honorary Treasurer of Regional Sports Centre, Kochi.

Parentage & Family

Son of Late G. Thomas, AICWA and Late Prof. Mariakutty George. Happily married to Bindu, a PG, rankholder - Opted to be a homemaker.
Blessed with two kids : -Liya doing CA/B.Com at Bangalore and -Ryan - 9th Standard Student

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