MyTaxFranchisor is managed by a well-rounded team of core franchise management experts, finance and operational management specialists, technologists and expertise across various industries. Our educated and experienced team members understand different global markets and have been instrumental in the growth and success of multiple, large impact tax and finance operations.

Mani Manickavelu


Mani Manickavelu is a visionary with over 20 years of experience in business and development expansion. He is known for his inspiring leadership and negotiating skills and has built winning teams on several occasions in his career. Prior to MyTaxFranchisor™, Mani had built a successful education franchise growing it into a nationally recognised brand in elementary education and has excellent knowledge in all aspects related to the franchising business.

Prior to building his own franchise brand, Mani was with Cognizant for close to 15 years specializing in business development and managing large teams across the globe for clients such as MetLife, AC Nielsen, AT&T, Blockbuster and IMS Health. He is also a strategic advisor to various organizations and entrepreneurs.



Sudhir Pai is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Global Value Add, Inc. which he founded in 2008. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed in the State of Texas & Colorado, Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) from ICAI India, Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), and Enrolled Agent (EA) admitted to practice before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

Sudhir has over 18 years of experience in Finance, Tax and Accounting and has worked extensively in the areas of personal & business tax planning helping individuals and owners of closely-held businesses (S corporations, C corporations, Partnerships & Limited Liability Companies) minimize the total impact of business, and personal taxes.

His hobbies and interests include reading, workouts, and spending time with his family.



Sandeep Shroff is CEO of GlobalCFOService™ and focuses on helping small businesses navigate through their finance and resourcing decisions. He has over 20 years of experience in finance, investment analysis, strategic-planning and technology and has matured startups, obtained funding and converting pre-revenues to multi-million dollar revenues..

As Co-founder, Gridstone Research, he successfully raised funding and propelled company's growth. He also led the US team of Infosys responsible for investor relations and M&A activity. In his decade-long leadership experience, he drove fund raising efforts of $100M+ aggregate, including strategic and tactical finance management. He has a Master's in Computer Science from Syracuse University and an MBA in Finance from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.



Raghav is responsible for delivery and heads the India operations' which manages the back-office activities for several leading US clients. He began his career at Infosys BPO Limited, where he handled Finance and Accounting including Capital Budgeting, Banking and Treasury, Policy Making and International Centers. With 12 years of experience in Finance, Tax and Accounting, Raghav is an authority on Financial Reporting and has handled financial reporting globally and complex areas in US GAAP, Ind-AS and IFRS. His skill sets include strategising over First-time Adoptions, new Revenue Recognition, Accounting Leases, Mergers and Acquisitions, Complex Consolidations and Purchase Price Allocations.

Raghav has compiled a comprehensive training program on US Books ensuring his team is fully equipped to handle US business and support complex finance tasks. He is an ACA from Institute of Chartered Accountants India (ICAI) and IFRS from A.C.C.A, UK.



Supriya Pai oversees GVA's US operations and is an EA (Enrolled Agent) admitted to practice with the IRS. Her experience encompasses various facets in accounting including personal tax, and QuickBooks support. Supriya also manages the administrative section for the organization. She holds a Bachelor degree in Business Management. In her spare time, Supriya enjoys spending time with her 3 children, reading, watching movies and travelling.



Rama Prasad (Ram) spearheads SaaS Leaders as Chief Mentor and Executive officer. He has worked for customers in US, Singapore, Australia and India for past 30 years gaining global experience using Onsite–Offshore model. He is strongly focused on process efficiency and has extensive experience in managing teams of professionals. He has held various responsibilities in vibrant IT environments and experience in building software organizations and a sound knowledge of Project Management, Client Management, Quality assurance, Systems Analysis, Design, Development, Testing and implementation of applications on various computer environments.