Rob is our managing partner. He qualified as a chartered accountant with BDO in the eighties before heading off to look for some industry experience in the publishing sector with Random House. He then joined Glazers Chartered Accountants to work on a large portfolio and helping businesses with compliance and advisory services. Rob became the Managing Partner at Glazers in 1997. He then began to build on his interest in management and facilitation by joining Mindshop – the international business consultancy. in 2007 Rob left Glazers to establish ripe. And he’s never looked back!
When not working, Robert loves being with his family, watching Manchester United, reading,and listening to music. And he regularly attends Pilates classes…
Pratima Glazer is the our tax expert. She qualified as a tax accountant in 1995 swiftly following that up by becoming a certified accountant. She’s also got significant experience in dealing with HR and Health and Safety issues. Always great at multi-tasking, she quickly mastered the challenge of being a working mum and in her limited spare time, she loves to play netball.
Darshan Shah is the managing director of Ripe India – the professional services company we established in 2014. Darshan is a qualified chartered accountant in India and ACCA in the UK. After gaining over 10 years of industry experience with multinational corporates in the City of London, Darshan settled back to his hometown, Ahmedabad.
Darshan manages a team of enthusiastic professionals who provide services such as financial and management reporting, accounts preparation, bookkeeping, VAT, payroll, self-assessment tax returns, debt collection and batch payments.
When not working, Darshan loves to travel and spending time with his family.