Vithal Kulkarni is an Associate Company Secretary (ACS) and has done Diploma in Business Management. He has worked with HCC as Company Secretary for 23 years before separating from the company post superannuation in 2015. Mr. Kulkarni has extensive experience in Company Secretarial functions, Corporate Governance, Compliance, SEBI & Listing Regulations, Mergers & Acquisitions, International Fund Raising (GDR & FCCBs) and Indian Capital Fund Raising (Public Issues, Rights Issues, QIPs and Debenture Issues). Besides regular Company Secretarial activities, he was also overseeing the legal functions and was involved in many acquisitions, expansion and consolidation activities. Prior to HCC, he has worked with Gujarat Machinery Manufacturers Ltd, Perfect Circle Victor Ltd, Gabrial India Ltd and Asia Automotive Ltd.