Shri Kothari is an M.Com, LLB., FICA, FCA and Life Member of the Indian Council of Arbitration, New Delhi, Fellow of British Institute of Management (U.K).He is on the Panel of Arbitration of Indian Chamber Council of Arbitration, Kolkata, and is also on the Panel of Reviewers maintained by the Peer Review Board of ICAI.
He is the Managing Partner of Kothari & Company, Chartered Accountant, Kolkata & also holds Directorships in Kanoria Chemicals & Industries Ltd., Maharaja Shree Umaid Mills Ltd., and has further served as Director of National Insurance Company Ltd., South Eastern Coal Fields Ltd., LICI, Allahabad Bank and Rajasthan Spinning & Weaving Mills Ltd. He has served as the President of Merchants Chamber of Commerce and is an Executive Committee Member of FICCI & ASSOCHAM. He has held various memberships and committee positions in various distinguished institutions and organizations. Shri Kothari is also conferred with many honors, awards and recognitions.