Tax Consultant at Deloitte

Vyshi Hariharan completed a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting, Finance and Commercial Law. She works as a Tax Consultant at Deloitte.

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Vyshi Hariharan, Tax Consultant at Deloitte.

Key facts

Career: Tax consulting
Programme: Bachelor of Commerce
Subjects: Accounting, Finance and Commercial Law

“University gives you so many relevant skills – you learn how to research, how to improve your verbal and written communication, and how to collaborate with others in a team environment. You also learn and develop a working style that is best suited for you.

“The Business School is an incredible facility with great lecturers, but there are also so many great student clubs that allow you to pursue interests beyond academia.”

Vyshi was involved in the Auckland Microfinance Initiative, which gives students practical experience in microfinance through involvement in real-life projects, collaborating with external organisations that assist people to find sustainable solutions to poverty.

“The University of Auckland provides many networking opportunities to meet prospective employers and find out more about different career paths. I completed an internship at Deloitte before I started working as a graduate in 2015, which helped to bridge the gap between studying and starting my career.

“As a Tax Consultant for Deloitte’s Transaction Services tax team, Vyshi is involved in general corporate tax compliance and consulting work, as well as providing transactional tax due diligence and related tax advisory services. She is working towards becoming a Chartered Accountant.