About Us







History

Kreston MNS & Co. was established on 13th April 1932 by Mr.M.N.Sambamurti, a Fellow of the Society of Incorporated Accountants, England, in the name of M.N.Sambamurti & Co. The change of name to Kreston MNS & Co. took place in 1984. In September 1991 the firm was admitted as a member firm of Kreston International UK. Kreston International Limited with Headquarters in UK is a world-wide group of independent accountancy firms. It is ranked 12th in the world covering over 100 countries and 21,000 professional and support staff. In May 1996, the firm Kreston MNS & Co. was appointed as a correspondent firm of Grant Thornton International Limited (GTIL) in Sri Lanka, one of the leading world-wide organizations of Accountants and Management Consultants. GTIL has member firms in more than 130 countries with more than 2,500-member firm partners and total member firm personnel of over 42,000. Currently GTIL is ranked as the 7th largest accounting and management consulting firm in the world. Our association with GTIL provides access to international audit, tax and consultancy methodology and expertise through the international network of GTIL firms


Our core values

In a constantly changing world our ‘constant’ has been our core values of Teamwork, Integrity, Honesty and Confidentiality, Growth through continuous Learning and being Result Oriented; values that have sustained us throughout 80 plus years and ensured that we, as a unified organization bring our best to fulfill the needs of our clients.
We also believe in the philosophy of GTIL which is “Instinct for Growth” to improve the professional integrity of the firm and its people to be distinquished in many spheres.
 

Clientele

Firm’s clientele comprises of valued customers from listed public companies to proprietorships and from local companies to international organizations.

IT Advisory Services

Our offering is to provide information security audits, which allows an organization to improve their governance, manage risk and all other internal controls.

Outsourced Internal Audit

Our Internal Audit Division takes on a methodology and a systematic approach to develop a risk based internal audit plan that is in keeping with our clients changing requirements.

Advisory Services

Our team of experts provides business valuations for clients to identify opportunities and associated risks in order to make informed strategic decisions.

Due Diligence Study

Our offering is a comprehensive due diligence service to prospective investors.

Outsourced Transaction Processing

We provide accounting, preparation of financial statements and payroll processing services to our clients.

Corporate Secretarial Services

We offer secretarial services through our associate company – EM EN ES (ASSIGNMENTS) (Pvt ) LTD., which include the following:

  • Company formation and related secretarial services
  • Company file search
  • Company dissolution and liquidation
  • Specific business license and permit applications
  • Registration of trade marks
  • Company Mergers and Acquisitions ( M&A)