Dhawal Kothari

Controller, Finance

Dhawal oversees financial and portfolio reporting and compliance for Omidyar Network India Advisors. He is responsible for establishing and supervising the portfolio reporting system and financial diligence for grants and investments in the region. Dhawal collaborates with the global finance team on Omidyar Network’s impact assessment reports and annual budgets. Additionally, he engages directly with portfolio organizations on matters including recruiting, financial reporting system implementation, process assessment, and tax structure design.

Dhawal’s role at Omidyar Network builds on his extensive background in the advisory and auditing field. Prior to joining the firm in 2011, he worked with the advisory and audit practice of KPMG in India and the assurance practice of RSM & Co. in Oman. Dhawal has significant experience in the implementation of International GAAPs (IFRS/US GAAP) and has advised several public and private sector companies in India.

Dhawal is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in India. He earned a master’s degree in commerce from the University of Mumbai.