He is a practicing Cost Accountant has a wide experience in various fields including Auditing and Consultancy services. He did his graduation from Farook college, Calicut in commerce. He secured All India rank in final examination of the institute of Cost Accountants of India and all India Merit in the Institute of company secretaries of India. Owing to experience in Cost audit and teaching, he has been able to express Cost Accounting Standards in a short and easily understandable form. Being experienced professional, the author has used his practical knowledge to explain concepts of cost audit in a simple and lucid manner. Enjoying the reputation of being an excellent teacher in the areas of Cost Accounting and Financial Management, he has been invited by several institutions, Universities and colleges as visiting professor including Southern Regional Council of ICAI Chennai and various chapters of CMA, CA and CS Institutes including various private institutes.