Leadership Team

Viswanadh Kuchi
Partner | Risk Assurance and Advisory

Viswanadh Kuchi is a veteran Chartered Accountant with a versatile skill set and over two decades of experience in Risk Management, Internal Audit, and Consulting domains. He holds extensive experience in designing and evaluating operational, compliance, and financial risks for their effectiveness, as benchmarked against global standards and frameworks. He comes as an authority when it comes to the subject matter expertise in internal, operational, and management audit, fraud vulnerability assessment, and investigations, including technological and privacy concerns. He is a vocal proponent of the crucial nature of change management and strategic risk management framework implementation for organizations. His immense experience in presenting to Audit Committees and other governing bodies helps him develop effective, customized solutions for a myriad of client concerns.

In his role at Sudit K. Parekh & Co. LLP, he is responsible for driving client satisfaction. Accordingly, he guides the global operations and product development and leads the Risk Assurance and Advisory practice. He guides the team’s engagements in Risk Management, Internal Audit, Internal Finance Controls, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX), Forensic Accounting, and Fraud Investigations. Service offerings extend to Information Systems Audit and special areas of management importance, including Business Consulting.

He holds diversified and extensive experience across industries like IT and ITeS, Manufacturing, Pharma, Engineering, Automotive, Healthcare, FMCG, Infrastructure, Banking, etc. He has advised large and mid-sized corporate clients in India, the USA, Europe, and the Middle East. With a quest for knowledge, he acquired diversified global certifications to make the portfolio comprehensive. He is:

  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA, USA)
  • Certified in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA, USA)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (ACFE, USA)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA, USA)
  • Certified by the COSO for Internal Control Certificate Program (COSO, USA)
  • Trained in Machine Learning with Business Applications (FDP) by the IIM, Bangalore
  • Privacy Management Professional (OneTrust, USA)
  • Master in Business Finance (MBF, ICAI)
  • Insolvency Professional (IBBI)
  • Member of the Institute of Directors

Besides work, Viswanadh believes in knowledge sharing as a way of giving back to society. As a knowledge partner and regular speaker at seminars and conferences, he has spoken at various forums and conducted several masterclasses and corporate training sessions over the last ten years.

He has been associated with the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) for more than seven years. He serves on the National Council of the IIA India and is the Treasurer for the year 2020-21.

He is a senior faculty for the Forensic Accounting and Fraud Detection (FAFD) – Post Qualification course of the ICAI.