Vaseem Khan
Ashwin Chopra, a retired police inspector who inherits an elephant and opens a private detective agency, in Mumbai, India, in the Baby Ganesh Agency Investigations:

The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra (2015)

The Perplexing Theft of the Jewel in the Crown (2016) [review]
2017 Shamus Award for Best Paperback Original

The Strange Disappearance of a Bollywood Star (2017)

Murder at the Grand Raj Palace (UK due May 3, 2018)