Partner and Head, Media and Entertainment
KPMG in India
Girish has significant experience in the media and entertainment (M&E) sector. He has advised clients across major sub sectors, covering both international and national players.
Girish has more than 15 years of advisory and M&A experience and, he has advised on more than 150 M&A transactions. He has an extensive experience on buy-side and sell-side mandates and assisting clients in evaluating the risks and opportunities of their intended transactions. He has led a number of high profile and complex transactions and therefore has a deep understanding and practical experience of dealing with issues that arise on Indian transactions. He has also been a speaker at various events industry organised by FICCI, Economic Times, India Mobile Congress etc.
Girish brings on board a distinctive blend of strategic thinking and financial understanding combined with a concrete operational understanding of businesses. Working closely with various media companies, he has developed a strong understanding and insight into the dynamics of various media sectors, related issues and the underlying macro and micro drivers
He leads KPMG in India’s annual publication on Media and Entertainment industry which is one of the key reference materials for different stakeholders in the M&E industry and the ones who are interested in the business of media and entertainment.
Areas of Expertise: Strategy and Transaction