Navin Bahl worked for two years post-qualification with reputed firms of chartered accountants in Europe. He worked for six years as a finance manager for large industrial companies in India. Mr. Bahl commenced his practice as a Chartered Accountant (CA) in 1974 and was a Senior Partner of the firm for 25 years. He set up a company for the manufacture and export of soft home furnishings to large stores all around the world. The company also has two retail outlets in New Delhi. Currently, Mr. Bahl is a member of the Managing Committee of the Blind Relief Association, New Delhi; President of the Association of Rehabilitation of the Handicapped, and a Trustee of Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) India.