Arjun Vaidyanathan

Chief Operating Officer

KPMG in India

Arjun is the Chief Operating Officer for KPMG in India and a member of the India Leadership team.

Arjun has over 30 years’ experience in Business Advisory for businesses in India, US, Australia, Middle East and Europe.

Arjun’s expertise is in Financial Restructuring, Design and Implementation of Governance Frameworks, Enterprise Risk Management, Operational Risk Management, Audits and Audit Analytics, Process improvements, Change Management (Business & Regulatory), Transaction Advisory, Merger Integration and Change, Deal negotiations, Project/Program Management.

He has worked across various industries which includes Financial Services (Derivatives, Currency and Commodities, Equity and Debt Structured products, Distressed Asset/Special Situations), Power and Utilities (Generation, Transmission and Distribution), Oil and Gas (Exploration and Marketing), Manufacturing and Services industries.

In his previous role, Arjun was the Chief of Staff for Chairman & CEO KPMG India and was responsible for implementation of the firm’s strategy. Prior to that, he was the COO for the Sales & Markets function in KPMG responsible for the firm’s Revenue Programme, Sales Programme, Sectors and Marketing & Brand Positioning and Communications.

  • Fellow Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

  • Member, Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India