KULDIP RAJ BHARGAVA
FORMER CHIEF COMMISSIONER, CUSTOMS AND CENTRAL EXCISE
KR Bhargava superannuated in 2011 from the Indian Revenue Service after serving over 35 years. During his service, he served as Additional Director, DGCEI, New Delhi; Special Director, Enforcement Director, New Delhi; Commissioner, Customs, Air cargo Complex, IGI, Airport, New Delhi; Commissioner, Central Excise, Ahmedabad; Additional Director General, Audit, Ahmedabad; Commissioner, Appeal, Ahmedabad and as Chief Commissioner, Customs, Nhava-Sheva, Mumbai besides serving in the Ministry of Food, Govt of India, Indian Oil Corporation, Directorate of Revenue Intelligence and as Additional Commissioner, Central Excise, Ahmedabad in the early phase of his career.
He is also an awardee of Certificate for distinguished record of services by the President of India and was also awarded a certificate by the World Customs Organization for various initiatives taken as Chief Commissioner, Customs, Nhava Sheva to facilitate trade.
He also headed various Working Groups constituted by the Central Board of Excise & Customs in the area of trade facilitation and restructuring of the Customs Administration.
INTERNATIONAL TRADE CONSULTING
KR BHARGAVA is actively involved in consulting assignments for various corporate clients as well as Law firms on critical matters relating to Customs Law and enforcement. He actively advises clients on proper representation towards resolving matters raised by the investigating agencies. Apart from regular trade consulting, Mr KR Bhargava has deep experience in consulting assignments in Port infrastructure development, CFS/ICD/SEZ infrastructure development, Special valuation cases and shaping CBEC policy initiatives at the highest level of the Board.