Amit Chalam


KPMG in Canada

Amit Chalam is a Risk Consulting Partner in the Toronto Financial Services practice and specializes in the insurance industry. He has spent close to 19 years in Toronto, New York and India performing a combination of operational process and controls advisory services, internal audits and financial statement audits. He has worked with a wide variety of insurance companies including general insurers, life insurers, mortgage insurers and reinsurers on a variety of engagements, including various ongoing IFRS 17 engagements.

Specifically, Amit’s core strengths and accomplishments include:

  • Experienced in coordinating engagements of multi-national organizations with other KPMG member firms around the world
  • Assisted very large insurance companies with process redesign and remediation activities. 
  • Assisted companies in relation to IPOs and secondary listings on American and Canadian stock exchanges and in private placement of securities.  
  • Many years of international experience across USA, Canada and India
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Bangalore University, India

  • CPA,CA (Ontario)

  • CPA, (Colorado, US)

  • CA, India

  • Associate Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Insurance Accountants Association

  • Director and Chair of the Finance Committee at CANES Community Care (not for profit organization based in Toronto)