Kalpana Ramakrishnan is a partner in the Advisory practice of KPMG with over 20 years of business consulting experience, and the Leader of KPMG’s Management Consulting practice on the West Coast. She serves as the lead partner to one of the largest firm clients in Southern California. She is a member of KPMG LLP’s Board of Directors and a member of KPMG America’s Board of Directors. Her business acumen and aptitude have quickly elevated her in various leadership roles within KPMG.
In addition to serving on KPMG’s Board of Directors, KPMG’s Diversity Board and KPMG’s Asia Pacific Islander Network, Ramakrishnan has led many women’s initiatives in her local office to serve as the Corporate Women’s Champion. She has co-chaired the Pacific Southwest’s ExecutiveLeadership Institute for Women initiative for several years. She also works with other leaders to identify women leaders from within KPMG and from clients to participate in a year-long program. She also established an Asset Management Women’s Executive network that meets twice a year.