Owner Spotlight - Deepak Mistry
Deepak Mistry, CPA is the owner and founder of DeeptallyCPA in Alpharetta, Georgia. He has a bachelor’s degree in business administration/accounting from Kennesaw State University. Maintaining a healthy balance between work and personal life, and keeping his goals in the forefront motivates Deepak. He defines success as knowing he makes a positive impact on his company and clients, and he stays true to his best business advice: Keep it Simple. Deepak is a multi-faceted person with many intriguing life experiences, so we invite you to get to know him better in the following DeeptallyCPA owner spotlight.
What are the three top highlights of your life?
My wife and two beautiful daughters.
Passing the CPA exam on my first attempt.
Becoming a USA citizen—I love this country.
What does true leadership mean to you? Leadership is influencing and coaching someone to be the very best they can, and leading by example.
What is the best book you’ve ever read? Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela.
What would you do for a career if you weren’t doing this? I would probably be an electrical engineer.
Which country do you want to visit, and why? India. I was born in South Africa, but I would love to visit India. My grandparents immigrated from there and brought with them our beautiful culture.
Who would you like to visit with over coffee? Nelson Mandela. I would love to learn how his persistence and resilience got him through all his hardships.
What would people be surprised to know about you? I can cook! I whip up the best meals for my family.