Kreston Menon: Customized Services with Rich Industry Experience to Seamlessly Setup Businesses

Pushpakaran Parambath, Senior Partner ,Sudhir Kumar, Senior Partner & Head-Corporate Communications

Pushpakaran Parambath

Senior Partner

As the geographic and economic lynchpin of the Middle East, worldwide investors see the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as a vital element of their operations. It is well established as the prime destination for multinationals to set up their regional base and serve the high growth markets in the Middle East. It is also the perfect location for new business set-ups across diverse sectors. Dubai is the second largest emirate and ranks as the UAE's most important port and commercial center. It has worked to transform itself into a broadly diversified economy. Critical sectors include manufacturing, logistics, financial services, information technology, retail, travel, tourism, healthcare, and education, in addition to a strong focus on green technologies.

Kreston Menon, established 27 years ago in UAE, is successfully spread across the globe and has expanded its footprint in the UAE with nine offices accompanied by 300+ employees. Kreston Menon is a one-stop-shop for all kind of business requirements as it offers a wide gamut of services which includes audit & assurance, business advisory & consulting, IFRS advisory services, company formation & corporate services, taxation services, technology consulting, compliance & antimoney laundering, corporate governance/ risk/compliance
(GRC), Corporate finance consulting, In-Country Value certification, bookkeeping; accounting services, corporate training and payroll services. All the services offered by the company can meet the requirements of the existing business, new business as well as a business wanting to reengineer. Since inception, the company has catered to more than 7500 companies from different parts of the world.

Moreover, the corporate services provided by the company deals with investors, businessmen, and people who are willing to do foreign direct investment in the UAE from a small one-man company to a huge 1000+ company. According to the demography and jurisdictions of UAE, companies that can be set up are majorly classified into mainland company setup and free zone company setup. Kreston Menon offers top-notch services for businesses in free zones as well as on the mainland. With 27 years of experience in the industry, it strives to make the business incorporation more effective, trustworthy, and efficient. The company is fully aware of the UAE laws, changes in the government rules, regulations, policies, and procedures. It guides the fresh clients in every step toward business expansion which includes visa formalities, registration with various related authorities, trademark registration to ensure that their IP rights are being protected properly, six months of hand-holding with the clients for any kind of queries or clarifications, and many more. Further, having association with the government authorities, it has given that comfort level to Kreston Menon wherein it can satisfy the clients and gets things done smoothly from documentation to liaising with the freezone authorities.

Kreston Menon has a highly dedicated and energetic team who are well aware of the latest regulations and stays updated with the recent changes in the business world. The proficient team having expertise in their domain adds value to the esteem clients through their unique skills and capabilities. The company embraces diversity and inclusion in the work place and its core value lies in trust, responsiveness, quality, integrity, collaboration which ensures worldclass services to its clientele. Further, the personalized service with full knowledge of the market, experienced people trusted by many and the rapport with all the regulatory authorities are the significant features that set the company apart from the competitors. Globally Kreston Menon is ranked 13 in accounting and auditing firms and 6 in the UAE by the International Accounting Bulletin (IAB). Significantly, Kreston Menon has attained super brands status for the last eight consecutive years and it is to be noted that for the first time a professional service firm was awarded in the history of superbrands organization in the Middle East.