Shivananda Shetty

Partner and Advisory Practice Lead, ESG

KPMG in India

Shiva is a seasoned ESG and Climate Change professional with over 25 years of experience in the field of Sustainability, Environment and Safety.

He has led over 600 project across the world, relating to Environmental and Social Due Diligence, Regulatory Compliance Reviews for Air, Soil and Water Quality, Stack and Flue gas emissions, Industrial Hygiene studies, Climate Change, Green Building, Energy Efficiency, Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR), Asbestos Survey, Indoor Air Quality. His expertise lies across varied sectors such as Oil and Gas, Steel, Power, Chemicals, Cement, Beverages, Infrastructure and Manufacturing. He has advised companies in evaluating the physical and transition risks and opportunities through quantification of financial impact and implementing governance program and reporting as per TCFD.


Areas of Expertise: Environment Impact Assessment/ Due Diligence, Sustainable Agriculture, ESG Strategy/ Reporting and Disclosure, Climate Change Risk Management and Disclosure, Validation and Verification of Carbon credits as per UNFCCC, VER & Gold Standard, Sustainable Supply chain and Food Safety

  • PhD from Department of Business Economics, Delhi University

  • Postgraduate - Policy and Regulatory Studies, TERI