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About Me

Location
Toronto, Canada
Languages
English, Hindi

A seasoned Risk Transformation Leader with over 15 years of experience specializing in regulatory risk assessments and compliance, gained while working for consulting firms such as KPMG, EY, and BearingPoint. With certifications in PMP and CSM, I have successfully led over 30 large-scale projects, delivering strategic solutions that drive operational excellence and regulatory compliance. My expertise spans across developing comprehensive governance frameworks, ESG strategy, enhancing business strategies, and managing cross-functional teams, ensuring cohesive and effective risk management. I’m passionate about transforming complex regulatory requirements into streamlined, efficient processes that benefit global financial organizations.

Let’s connect and explore how I can help your organization drive business value by navigating the ever-evolving regulatory landscape.

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Experience

Recent Work

  • Climate Risk Assessment for a large financial institution in Canada.
  • Target Operating Model/Statement of Purpose for an Azure-based cloud transformation (managed service).
  • Delivered financial institution CFO engagement ($6M) for consolidating business reporting, which was delivered ahead of schedule, integrating 50+ in-country source systems across multiple countries.
  • Enhanced strategic partnerships, achieving a 40% increase in co-sell opportunities and a 25% revenue growth from key accounts by aligning business development efforts with enterprise-wide objectives.

Notable Career History

  • ESG Lead & DDT Lead, KPMG Canada, Feb 2020 – Jun 2023
  • Senior Manager, EY Singapore,  Jan 2019 – Dec 2019
  • Head of Reg. Tech Products, BearingPoint,  Jun2018 – Nov 2018
  • FS Practice Lead, NTT Data Singapore, Aug 2017 – May 2018
  • APAC Pre-sales / Delivery Lead, NASDAQ, Nov 2010 – July 2017
  • Project Manager, Wolters Kluwer Singapore, Jul 2006 – Nov 2010
  • Account Manager, ING Bank, Singapore, Apr 2005 – Jun 2006

Qualifications

  • Masters in Finance Management, Finance and Financial Management Services, University of Mumbai
  • Sustainable Essentials for Business, Sustainability Leadership, University of Cambridge,  2022
  • AI in Finance, Artificial Intelligence, CFTE – Centre for finance Technology and Entrepreneurship,  July 2019 – August 2019
  • BE Bachelors of Engineering Electronics, Shivaji University Kolhapur

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Recent Work

  • Climate Risk Assessment for a large financial institution in Canada.
  • Target Operating Model/Statement of Purpose for an Azure-based cloud transformation (managed service).
  • Delivered financial institution CFO engagement ($6M) for consolidating business reporting, which was delivered ahead of schedule, integrating 50+ in-country source systems across multiple countries.
  • Enhanced strategic partnerships, achieving a 40% increase in co-sell opportunities and a 25% revenue growth from key accounts by aligning business development efforts with enterprise-wide objectives.

Notable Career History

  • ESG Lead & DDT Lead, KPMG Canada, Feb 2020 – Jun 2023
  • Senior Manager, EY Singapore,  Jan 2019 – Dec 2019
  • Head of Reg. Tech Products, BearingPoint,  Jun2018 – Nov 2018
  • FS Practice Lead, NTT Data Singapore, Aug 2017 – May 2018
  • APAC Pre-sales / Delivery Lead, NASDAQ, Nov 2010 – July 2017
  • Project Manager, Wolters Kluwer Singapore, Jul 2006 – Nov 2010
  • Account Manager, ING Bank, Singapore, Apr 2005 – Jun 2006

  • Masters in Finance Management, Finance and Financial Management Services, University of Mumbai
  • Sustainable Essentials for Business, Sustainability Leadership, University of Cambridge,  2022
  • AI in Finance, Artificial Intelligence, CFTE – Centre for finance Technology and Entrepreneurship,  July 2019 – August 2019
  • BE Bachelors of Engineering Electronics, Shivaji University Kolhapur

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Reviews

  • Raman D
    5 out of 5

    Amit Agrawal is highly regarded for his exceptional consulting and advisory abilities. His approach to strategic planning and client-centric solutions is truly noteworthy. He effectively listens to client needs, tackles unique obstacles, and offers innovative and practical suggestions. It is worth mentioning that his efforts are always met with appreciation from clients. Within the organization, Amit is a trusted advisor who has greatly improved our processes and service delivery through collaboration with various departments. His professionalism, integrity, and commitment to ongoing enhancement truly distinguish him as an exceptional consultant.

  • Ram S
    5 out of 5

    Yes, Amit has been an outstanding employee and a dedicated, prominent team member. His dynamic and expanding skill set has allowed him to adapt and succeed in an extremely fast paced and a challenging work environment. He gained the respect of colleagues through his technical expertise and straight forward approach to problem solving. Amit is an asset to any team and organization..

  • Utkarsh B
    5 out of 5

    Amit has consistently shown exceptional expertise in offering professional and advisory services during various consulting projects. His ability to efficiently manage daily operations and complete tasks ahead of schedule has garnered positive feedback from clients. Amit's proficiency in regulatory risk, technology transformation, ESG, change management, and strategic collaborations has led to significant revenue growth and improved partnership opportunities. His skill in leading diverse teams and executing complex projects highlights his strong consulting abilities and dedication to client satisfaction.

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