About Us

AST & CO. was formed in January 2014 as a Chartered Accountancy firm. The said concern is a Partnership firm having its offices at Solapur, Pune & Latur.

Our strategic policy is concentric operations and accordingly we render specialized and innovative professional services with speed, accuracy and reliability. It is speed that derives from sizeable infrastructural support and an extensive base of associates, accuracy that result from an understanding of the science and reliability that only commitment can bestow.

In this global competitive era the road may not be easy or quick, we think we can help our clients to achieve greater success.

We recognize that today’s complex financial world requires simplicity and authenticity. From this we derive our commitment to deliver out-of- the-box solutions that are technically sound, innovative and actionable.

Apart from our people, our greatest assets are the relationships we have nurtured. These are based on our understanding of client's businesses and their objectives. Our focused approach rests on a foundation of wisdom and a passion for excellence.

At AST & CO. business needs of each organization are separately assessed and solutions unique to each different environment are provided.


Our mission is to serve our clients with creativity, which is brought by out of the box thinking, enthusiasm, which stems from the blend of young, experience and dynamic team members, diligence assured by cumulative years of partner’s individual experiences and vision which is captured by pre-empting client needs.

Continuously honing our skills to serve our clients even better with quality and professionalism always being a priority.


Our purpose is to turn knowledge into value for the benefit of our esteemed clients and our people. Our employees aim to provide clients with consistent set of multidisciplinary services such as GST, Tax, accounting, Cost and all types of business planning. Based on industry’s specific knowledgewe rendervarious services under one roof. We believe corporate social responsibility is at the heart of all great organizations and we are committed to making a real difference to the communities in which we operate.

Partners Info

Aditya Asawa (B.Com, FCA)

Responsive imageAn Associates Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, since 2012. He has a good background with exposure to Accounts, Audit, Budgeting, Secretarial work, Taxation, Project Financing.

Earlier he has worked with a reputed chartered accountant firm, having its branches in more cities across Maharashtra, and has handled several prominent clients. He is also responsible for staff matters, and takes a particular interest in the professional education of the firm's trainees.He has successfully completed numerous audits of large and medium size companies.

Ashish Sarda (B.Com, FCA)

Responsive imageMember of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India since 2012. He has successfully completed ‘Certificate Course on Concurrent Audit of Bank’ conducted by ICAI. His experience in Project Finance & bank audits helps client grow fastly.

Apart from the routine audit services, he is also looking after the loan syndication and representation before the financial institutions and banks. Ashish has successfully balanced his broad audit expertise with personal service. He serves his clients as a trusted advisor & always keen on the client’s best interest.

Mahesh Toshniwal (B.Com, FCA)

Responsive imageAn associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has successfully completed Forensic Accounting & Fraud detection course conducted by ICAI. He also audits of large and medium size companies. He is responsible for directing the Assurance and Direct & Indirect tax advisor a number of professionals and provides services to a broad range of clients

He has been assisting various Co-operative societies and co-operative banks, and has specialized expertise in servicing clients in Cooperative and Service industry. In addition to his above mentioned responsibilities, he heads the specialist department dedicated to the affairs of Register of Companies (ROC).