Arun Kumar, Chairman & CEO, KPMG India

Arun Kumar, Chairman & CEO, KPMG India

Chairman & CEO, KPMG India

Arun Kumar is Chairman & CEO of KPMG India and formerly Asst. Secretary of Commerce for Global Markets & Director General of US & Foreign Commercial Services in the Obama administration. He led an organization with offices in 78 countries & all 50 states of US focused on enhancing trade & investment. He was a Partner & on the Board of Directors at KPMG US. Prior to that, he was a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, founding CEO & CFO of three tech ventures. He has been a member of Advisory council at Stanford University & University of California, Charter & board member of TiE Silicon Valley & on the Board of Directors, USIBC. He authored a book of poetry and a book on Kerala’s Economy: Crouching Tiger, Sacred Cows. He has a Master’s degree in Management from MIT & Bachelor’s degree in Physics from Kerala University, India.