Percy & Afroze Hirji Elavia are the sons of Kashmira & Hirji Elavia (both are working in the Bombay Parsi Punchayet for well over 26 years).
Both the brothers are currently pursuing the Chartered Accountancy Course. Percy is currently undergoing Chartered Accountancy Articleship Training with a highly reputed C.A. Firm. Of South Mumbai.
They have completed their schooling from the well-known I.C.S.E. school of South Mumbai Activity High School where both of them had an outstanding scholastic and extracurricular record. Percy cornpleted his graduation studies with Distinction from H. R. College of Commerce & Economics (honoured with the 'Best College Award’ by the University of Mumbai) where he was awarded with a certificate of merit awarded by the Sheriff of Mumbai -Dr. (Mrs) Indu Shahani on the occasion of the Grand Achiever's Day 2O12 Felicitation Function for securing the HIGHEST MARKS IN COLLEGE for the theories based subject of Marketing & Human Resource Management scoring an incredible 93/1OO in T.Y.B.Com, University exam. Percy is the ONLY PARSI Student on the COVETED merit list of this prestigious institution in the T.Y.B.COM. SUBJECT TOPPERS LIST of 2O12.
Both the brothers have been awarded in the Academic Year 2O12-2O13 for their exemplary excellence in academic as well as non-academic achievements at national and international level by ZOSTA and ZOCHILD Foundation respectively. Percy has been declared as BEST READER OF THE YEAR' by H.R. College. Percy has also successfully completed the International Certificate Course on Small Business Management, Venture Initiation, Entrepreneurship & Art Of Pitching Business Ideas conducted by Mr. Bruce Bachenheimer, Businessman And Director Of Entrepreneur-ship Studies At Pace University, New York and bagged the Special Shirt of Pace University, New York in appreciation of his convincing presentation on 'Business Pitch'. Also having participated in social leaders program, attended global lecture series, international professional certificate seminars, and participated in corporate, seminars which were delivered by distinguished national and international speakers.
Both the brothers have an outstanding and inspiring 1OO% Attendance Record in School as well as College. Besides their other accomplishments both the brothers also have worked for the betterment of the underprivileged and have been doing considerable amount of Social Service particularly for the Blind and the Disabled. Afroze has the Rare Distinction of being felicitated with the prestigious ZoChild Crystal Trophy in appreciation of his Meritorious and Outstanding Non-Academic Achievements at National Level for 2 times within 5 years.
Their Future Plans
They have already embarked on our Professional Journey of CHARTERED ACCOUNTANCY and with the blessings of THE ALMIGHTY, THEIR PARENTS and OUR COMMUNITY aspire to be counted one day as one of Our Community's Luminaries by creating CONTINUOUS OPPORTUNITIES for professional growth, intellectual enhancement and outstanding achievements in their career to reach the ULTIMATE POSITION / PINNACLE OF THE CORPORATE LADDER and be the beacons of inspiration for the generations to come.
THEIR ADVICE TO THE YOUTH WOULD BE
They should always thrive for excellence and make excellence a part of our daily lives. Hard work never goes waste, it always repays you with interest. A person with zeal and hunger for knowledge will always outshine and be a front runner in life, because gaining knowledge is a never ending process.