CA Dr. I S Prasad

      1. SRI CA IS PRASAD native of Denkanikota born in the year 1957 to proud parents Smt Melamba and Sri I G sundarama. Schooling at Government High school at Denkanikota, pre university at Madras Christian College. Graduated in Bachelor of Science in the year 1978 at Christ College Bangalore, Graduated in Bachelor of legal law in the year 1983 from Bangalore University. Qualified Chartered Accountancy in the year 1982 and Post qualification in Diploma in Information Systems Audit in the year 2003 from ICAI New Delhi. Considering the significant contribution to society in the filed of profession, medical relief, charitable and social the Honourable Governor of Karnataka Chancellor , Vice Chancellor Prof Sri V S Siddegowda of Tumkur University has conferred the degree of Doctor of Letters , Honoris causa on 5 th March 2021 at Tumkur during its 14th annual convocation.

      2. Practicing as a Chartered Accountant since Four decades in the name of IS PRASAD & CO . Every day spending 2 to 3 hours to serve the Community in the medical relief, Education and Empowerment of young generation and trade & Industry for the last 2 decades. Presented many papers in Bank Audits, Taxation &  Service Tax at study circle meeting and seminars

      3. Opportunity to serve the autonomous bodies of most prestigious medical institutions such as Indira Gandhi Institute of child health , Bangalore for more than 2 decades, Jayadeva Institute of cardiology for 3 years.

      4. POSITION HELD IN CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS: Educational/ Medical/social/professional

      5. The journey began in the public life in the year 1986 elected to managing committee of Karnataka state-chartered accountants association and held various positions such as Treasurer, secretary, vice president and president in the year 2000 conducted several programs and conferences for benefit of members of profession.

      6.  Served as Member of Southern India Regional council member of ICAI from 2004-2007 and also as Treasurer of SIRC of ICAI. Opportunity to served as a co-opted member of Board of Studies in the year 2002-2003 and 2013- 2014 and Information Technology committee in the year 2008-2009 and 2014-15 of ICAI NEW Delhi

      7.  As member of lions club of Bangalore west in the year 1984 served as Treasurer of club and then became the Hereditary trustee of Lions club of Bangalore west trust Served as Vice chairman of Trust before becoming Honorary Secretary of the Trust . contributed immensely for the growth of the hospital apart from establishment of BW Lions Sri Vidya sagar oswal Institute of ophthalmology at JP nagar in mobilizing funds and supporting the executive committee with the dedicated team of Board of Trustees . The B W lions super specialty eye Hospital has performed more than 145000 free eye surgeries apart from school screening to millions of students. The international eye bank has collected more than 30000 eyes.

      8. Executive President: Kidwai Cancer Drug Foundation: for the years 2014 till 2018. KCDF established in the year 1990 at Kidwai Institute of Oncology. The foundation procures drugs at discounted prices and offers to the patients by recovering nominal charges over and above the cost price. It will be less than market price to the extent of (cancer patients saved huge amount by purchase of drugs at concessional rate)

      9. President of Karnataka Arya Vysya Charitable Trust( from 2017 ). Established in the year 1984 and maintaining Two hostel for providing free accommodation and food to most deserving students in the state of Karnataka

      10. Higher education scholarship activity: A sum of Rs. 9 crores scholarships granted to 11000 most deserving and deserving students pursuing higher education in the state of Karnataka during the last 11 years with the support of most dedicated office bearers, scholarship committee members, and 250+ donors. This program is very unique one wherein the Donor will have an opportunity to interact with the students and directly distributing cheques to the students.

      11. The Trust supported Samutkarsh academy who has taken lead to guide aspirants candidates in UPSC Exams. So for 33 students selected under UPSC for the last 2 years from Karnataka.

      12. POSITIONS HELD IN FKCCI BANGALORE: patron member since 1994 and actively involved since 2000. Elected to the Managing Committee member since 2007. Presently elected as Senior Vice President of Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce & Industry which is founded by Sir M Visveswaraiah in the year 1916. As Chairmen of various committees organized several workshops for dissemination of various business laws governing Trade and industry.

      13. Secretary-General 2017-2021 and Treasurer 2021 onwards: Vasavi Vidya Nikethan Trust

      14. Nominated Member: Finance and Advisory committee Karnataka state cricket association

      15. Ajeeva sadashya : Aacharya Pata Sala educational Trust

      16. Vice President Trustee: Jeevan sandhya Trust (Senior citizens Home): Established in the year 1990 at Raghunahalli Village, Kanakapura Road, Bangalore

      17. Hereditary trustee of Vasavi Hostel: Providing accommodation to most deserving and deserving students pursuing higher education at Bangalore

      18. Governing council member and Chairman of Finance Committee of Asaktha Poshaka Sabha Senior citizens home

      19. Vice president Building committee of Janaseva Trust,/p>

      20. Goodwill Ambassador of Awake Vishwa Seva Foundation (empowering Visually Impaired children)

      21. President Sri Vasavi CA Charitable Trust & founder secretary Started with 72 CA’s now the membership base expanded to 658 members in the state of Karnataka. The objective of VCAT shall be to provide guidance to young generation in technical and also creating a platform for youngsters to become resource persons.

      22. Vice president of Vasavi Union year: involved in the organization since 1990. The organization recognizes meritorious students and Awarding gold medals to the meritorious students.

      23. Executive member of Karnataka Arya Vysya Mahasabha and actively involved during centenary celebrations.

      24. Member of National Executive council of Abhaya Foundation.

      25. As coordinator for organizing world largest blood donation at Kanteerava stadium and mobilized 7000 bottles of blood and received a certification of appreciation award from Lions international.

      26. As coordinator organized Annamayya swara raga Sudha program wherein 520 women participated in the competition. Sri S P Balasubramanyam was the chief guest.

      27. Received distinguished leadership award from the Lions international president and also Lions international president medal for significant contribution towards establishing Abahya Oswal Institute of Ophthalmology at JP Nagar Bangalore.

      28. Recipient of Kanada Rajysothava prashasthi for the contribution to profession and social service from New papers Association of Karnataka during December 2020

      29. Had privilege to meet the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India through FKCCI delegation and delegation from New horizon group of educational institutions.

      30. MJF and Life Member of Lions International.
      31. PHF of Rotary International & life Member Lions club of Bangalore West.

      32. Contributed to many organizations who are in the filed of medical relief and differently-abled persons apart from education. Through Bakthi premanjali group providing nitya narayana seva to the patient’s attendants at hospitals.

      33. It is a proud privilege that H.E. Hon’ble Governor of Karnataka and Chancellor of the Tumkur University, Tumakuru has conferred the Honorary Doctorate to CA I S Prasad, Sr.Vice President, FKCCI for his yeoman services rendered for the society at large. The honours was done in the presence of Padma Vibhushan Dr. K Kasturirangan, Indian Space Scientist who had headed the ISRO and presently the Chancellor of Central University of Rajasthan and NIIT University and the Chairman of Karnataka Knowledge Commission and Prof. Y S Siddegowda, Vice-Chancellor, Tumkur University.

      34. Happily married to Smt Radhika Prasad and have two daughters Priyanka Prasad married to Adarsh Raja and Deepika’s youngest daughter, Granddaughter Aadya. Both the daughters are BE from RV College of Engineering and Adarsh S Raja is BE Electronics and MS from UK.