Sergil Naviwala is Director – Accounting at Domain Timber Advisors, LLC, a SEC-registered investment adviser and a subsidiary of Domain Capital Group. In this role, he oversees financial reporting, accounting and auditing matters for the company.
Mr. Naviwala began his career with the City of New York’s Office of Auditor General. As Management Auditor, Mr. Naviwala conducted complex and detailed operational and management audits, evaluated systems of internal control, management and operations, and improved audit methodologies through process analyses and reviews.
In early 2004, Mr. Naviwala joined KPMG, a global leader in audit, tax and advisory services, as a Senior Associate in the firm’s Asset Management Practice. With a diverse client base that included multiple fund structures and investment vehicles, Mr. Naviwala was responsible not only for the review and preparation of financial statements and footnote disclosures, but also for the review and management of various SEC registration statements, valuation models, master feeder and partner allocations, and management and incentive fee allocation models.
Most recently, Mr. Naviwala added value as Assistant Vice President in the Private Equity Funds Service group of State Street Global Services, Alternative Investment Solutions. In this role, he managed client relationships at a strategic level, interacted with the firm’s leaders and directed the overall fund administration offering for some of their largest alternative investment clients. His eight year tenure with the firm included two years abroad in Singapore where he helped to build operations and enhance client relations as the company looked to grow its presence in the region.
A graduate from Brooklyn College, CUNY with a B.S. in Accounting, Mr. Naviwala is a New York state licensed CPA and a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.