News: Deloitte appoints Manoj Kohli as senior advisor for South Asia


Deloitte appoints Manoj Kohli as senior advisor for South Asia

Industry veteran Manoj Kohli, former Country Head at Softbank India, has been appointed as senior advisor for expanding Deloitte’s South Asia growth.
Deloitte appoints Manoj Kohli as senior advisor for South Asia

Deloitte appointed Manoj Kohli as their senior advisor in South Asia, according to an official announcement made on June 29.

In his new role as a senior advisor to Deloitte LLP, Kohli brings extensive business and industry knowledge gained over 44 years across 30 countries, in various leadership positions.

Previously, he was associated with Softbank India as the Country Head, significantly expanding the firm's reach within the Indian digital start-up market. He also served as the chief executive officer (CEO) and managing director (MD) of Bharati Airtel, establishing its dominance in the telecommunications industry.

Deloitte also highlighted Kohli's role in coaching young entrepreneurs from Asia Pacific, the US, and Europe, in addition to supporting multinational corporations from the US, Japan, Korea, and Europe in their entry into Indian and other global markets.

Regarding Kohli's appointment as senior advisor to Deloitte, Romal Shetty, CEO of Deloitte South Asia, stated, "His exceptional leadership skills, extensive experience, and impressive track record make him a valuable advisor to our leadership team. Personally, I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work alongside such a distinguished industry veteran. I believe his insights and guidance will be invaluable as we continue to deliver high-quality services to our clients and pursue our growth ambitions."

Deloitte emphasized that Kohli's expertise in technology, telecommunications, renewables, and digital sectors will play a vital role in advising the organization on strategic initiatives, innovation, adapting to the evolving business landscape, enhancing the client experience, and creating value for stakeholders, as stated in the official notification.

Furthermore, Kohli expressed his alignment with Deloitte's values, stating, "The organization's reputation for trust, excellence, commitment to innovation, and focus on delivering value align perfectly with my own professional values. For the next decade, I have embarked on a profound mission to support corporate leaders and young entrepreneurs in building global businesses, admirable brands, and achieving growth through better governance, delivery models, and enhanced customer experiences."

He also shared the news on LinkedIn, posting, "Deloitte is a global leader, and I'll support it to lead India and South Asia markets too! The time is right for the economy, and the leadership is hungry to touch the sky!"

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Topics: Appointments, Leadership, #HRCommunity, #HRTech

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