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Forensic Accountant

Jeshta Divya Gungaram

Forensic Accountant

Biography

Prior to joining McLarens as Forensic Accountant in their Canberra Office, Jeshta was working as a Financial Analyst at a multi-national firm of loss adjusters. She has studied and worked in different countries – Singapore, Dubai, Mauritius and Australia during her Business Administration degree, gaining experience in different areas such as Auditing & Assurance, aviation, fast-moving consumer good, e-commerce and retail. Jeshta has further worked on matters including but not limited to large and complex business interruption losses, stock, product contamination, fidelity and liability claims, specializing in the forensic analysis and adjustment of Business Interruption.

NOTABLE ASSIGNMENTS

  • Pet Food Manufacturer & Distributor (Fire Damage) – Business Interruption (AUD 36 Million)
  • Heritage Conservation Reserve ( Prevention of Access) – Business Interruption (AUD 30 Million)
  • Stadium & Entertainment Ground (COVID-19 Restrictions & Lock-downs) – Business Interruption (AUD 15 Million)
  • Timber Producer & Native Forest Conservatory (Bush fire) – Business Interruption & Temporary Accommodation (AUD 12 Million)
  • Museum (COVID-19 Restrictions & Lock-downs) – Business Interruption (AUD 1.5 Million)
  • Diary Food Manufacturer – Product Recall (AUD 1.2 Million)
  • Electricity Distributor – Loss of STPIS Revenue (AUD 800K)
  • Casino & Entertainment Center – Fidelity Claim (AUD 50K)
  • Motor Repairs & Servicing Company (Accidental Damage) – Liability (AUD 50K)
  • Hospitality Service Provider – (3rd Party Damage) – Liability (AUD 100K)
  • Coffee Roaster & Distributor (Malicious Damage) – Business Interruption (AUD 300K)
  • Convenience Food Retailer (Fire Damage) – Stock  (AUD 1.5 Million)
  • Radiology Service Provider (Fire Damage) – Business Interruption (AUD 1.75 Million)

Office Address / Contact Information

Level 5, Suite 7
490 Northbourne Avenue
Dickson ACT 2602

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Industry Certification

ASA CPA

Qualifications

BBA (Finance), Diploma of Leadership and Management

Additional Expertise

Fidelity, Liability, Business Interruption, Stock, Loss of Rent

Adjuster Experience

4 years 2020

Language Skills

English, French, Hindi