09 Jun 2023

Celebrating R.K. Khanna and Co.’s 50 years at DFK International

Happy 50th Membership Anniversary!

R.K. Khanna and Co., established in 1947, stands as one of India's oldest accounting firms, coinciding with the birth of the nation itself. Celebrating 75 years of successful business operations, the firm reached another milestone in 2023, commemorating its 50-year membership in DFK International.

The affiliation between RK Khanna and Co. and DFK began in 1972, when the firm's founder, R.K. Khanna, who was then serving as the President of the Institute of the Chartered Accountants of India, met Ronald Warlow, the founding partner of DFK International, during the International Congress of Accountants in Sydney, Australia. Responding to Ronald's invitation, RK Khanna and Co. became the first Indian firm to join the Association.

Throughout the dynamic landscape of the industry, the enduring partnership with DFK International has provided numerous advantages to RK Khanna and Co. over the past five decades:

  1. Networking Opportunities: DFK's unwavering support and growth-oriented mindset have facilitated RK Khanna and Co.'s expansion into new markets and fostered a collaborative environment for enhanced client service. Leveraging online sessions in the post-pandemic era, members can now build relationships and broaden their networks without the need for extensive travel, accessing these opportunities from the comfort of their homes or offices.
  2. Professional Development: By engaging with finance professionals possessing diverse areas of expertise, RK Khanna and Co. members have gained exposure to fresh perspectives, innovative approaches, and out-of-the-box thinking for firm growth. DFK provides valuable resources such as international industry standards, certification guidelines, newsletters, magazines, webinars, white papers, and industry reports, enabling members to stay abreast of the latest advancements.
  1. Credibility: Membership in a renowned and trustworthy Accounting Association has positioned RK Khanna and Co. as an extension of a reputable body, fostering trust and confidence among existing and potential clients. Over the years, the association has not only expanded the firm's network but has also provided international visibility and credibility.

Proudly acknowledging their 50-year alliance with DFK, RK Khanna and Co. emphasize that this longstanding membership has kept them connected and focused on the industry, shaping their future goals. The association has empowered them to deliver exceptional professional services that consistently add value to their clients.