Dr. Kaushik Sridhar is the Corporate Citizenship Manager for KPMG Australia, Board Member at Fair Trade Association of Australia and New Zealand, and Adjunct Lecturer at the University of Melbourne and RMIT.
He has spent the last ten years working across various industries in business development, environmental management, sustainability research, sustainability reporting, sustainability assurance and sustainability advisory roles.
At KPMG, he drives a number of key environmental and social partnerships and initiatives nationally whilst maintaining a continued focus on the broader Corporate Citizenship response. Prior to joining KPMG, Kaushik has worked at EY, Net Balance, Macquarie University and Unisys Australia where he managed projects in areas including sustainability assurance, sustainability strategy and reporting, data management, sustainability research and stakeholder engagement.
Kaushik is an Assurance Practitioner, of Certified Sustainability Assurance Practitioners (CSAP) issued by AccountAbility. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) by the Project Management Institute. He has also completed a GRI Certified Training Course based on G4 reporting Guidelines, in February 2014, and a 2-day SROI Training course, in March 2012.
Kaushik is a PhD and MBA graduate from the Macquarie Graduate School of Management. He has published over 30 academic and professional papers/articles on sustainability in international peer-reviewed journals, sustainability publications as well as presented academic papers at international management conferences in Auckland, Bangkok and Paris.