Navin comes with over 31 years of experience in some of the largest and most diverse organisations and sectors such as electronics, telecommunication, technology services and consulting. Spanning almost 17 years in KPMG, he has led a couple of sectors, the India-Africa corridor, a few large accounts, and P&L spread across different service lines.

Navin has worked in more than 45 countries across the private sector, government and funding agencies in Africa, the Middle East, Europe, Asia and the Americas. Navin has been leading and generating several large scale engagements in different sectors, including oil and gas, steel, power, infrastructure and construction and technology to name a few, demonstrating a different mix of service lines and offering various tools and methodologies.

He has also led various transformation engagements in the areas of management consulting, technology, governance and risk, and executed various policy reform projects across multiple domains comprising national security, urban development, health and education amongst others, in domestic and international markets.

He is a regular speaker at diverse forums in India and overseas, and also contributes his views and opinions to several magazines, newspapers and journals.

He has conducted various trainings and workshops in the area of information security, risk and controls, various aspects of technology in the public sector/government.

Areas of expertise

Managing P&L, setting up new ventures or starting new lines of business or growth in new markets, international business consulting, management consulting, consultancy to government and public sector enterprises on policy, business transformation, cyber security, new age technology and digital transformation

He works with some of the largest and diverse Indian conglomerates, both for their Indian as well as global operations


  • Bachelor of Engineering

  • Leadership training with the Harvard Business School & ISB

  • Management Development Programme from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM)

  • Digital Now 2.0+ - Digital Strategies for Business Course by Columbia

  • Global certifications in Quality and Information Security Governance, including BS 7799 Implementation Expert, ISO 27001 Lead Assessor, Six Sigma - Green Belt

  • Former Member of the Cybersecurity Group at Associated Chambers of Commerce of India (ASSOCHAM), AIMA & CII

  • Current member of board of management studies for NMIMS

  • Former board member of large educational institutions, such as T. A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal (TAPMI), Symbiosis Group, Indian Institute of information Technology, Gwalior

  • Current member of board of management studies for SPJIMR, Shoolini University.