Suneel Vora

Partner and Head, Major Projects Advisory & Co-Lead Industry X.0

KPMG in India

Suneel brings approximately two decades of professional experience in conceptualising, planning and implementing capital portfolios, programmes and projects for the private, institutional and government sector clients in India and overseas.

Suneel has helped setup KPMG’s Major Projects Advisory (MPA) business in India, creating one of India’s largest consulting teams dedicated to offering management consulting services for capital programs and projects. MPA Services enable stakeholders to optimise their complex programs and projects, reduce time, cost and risk, enhancing governance, ESG and safety, serving Project Owners, Investors and Financiers / Bankers, EPC Contractors, Regulators and Ministries / Government departments. Suneel brings learning and experience from diverse sectors: Engineering & Construction, Oil, Gas and Chemicals, Real Estate, Manufacturing (Cement, Steel, Pharmaceuticals, discrete / process), Water, Roads & Highways, Energy (Generation and transmission), and Renewable Energy (solar and wind). Over the years, Suneel has also supported multiple international KPMG member firms in setting up and offering MPA services and in publishing leading practices and thoughts to enhance capital project performance. He has been instrumental in ideating, designing and implementing multiple digital technology tools for KPMG. These proprietary KPMG tools support project owners and contractors for capital project oversight with improved visualization, data analytics and decision making. As of Oct 2021, he has also undertaken an added responsibility to help create a larger market for KPMG’s technology enabled consulting solutions, tapping into the large Industry X.0 opportunity.

Suneel also contributes to the consulting profession by conducting a full credit course on building business consulting capability & skills once a year for post graduate students. He has conducted this course with Narsee Monjee Institute of Mgmt Studies in Mumbai, India for over 10 years and once with SP Jain’s International MBA Program in Dubai, UAE.

  • Advisory
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Production Engineering), Mumbai University, 2000

  • Masters in Business Administration, Narsee Monjee Institute of Mgmt. Studies (Deemed University), 2005

  • Project Mgmt. Professional – PMP®, (Certified since 2011)