Carlos Mendes

Partner, Advisory

KPMG Lower Gulf

Carlos is a partner in KPMG Lower Gulf’s Advisory practice. Previously, he worked in both consulting and industry roles, where he developed his technical and management skills.

He has over 20 years of experience leading transformations in project delivery and operations across industries including chemicals, energy, mining, construction, real estate and manufacturing. Carlos has also advised major companies around the world on their strategies related to sustainability, operational excellence, capital productivity and digital transformation. His career has spanned Europe, Africa, Asia and America.

Carlos is passionate about personal development and building inspired teams to deliver sustainable impact in the region. His focus areas are infrastructure and real estate, as well as ESG strategy and implementation.

Carlos is a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Universidade de Coimbra in Portugal. He is a senior member of the Portuguese Engineers Council and WBCSD’s YMT program alumni.