Last seen February 22 at 20:59 Karthik Rao

My Services

Karthik Rao is a business and management consultant passionate about helping individuals and organizations achieve their potential. Currently, he is Chief Executive Consultant at Kognosance Management Consulting, a social enterprise in business and management consulting incorporated in India. Karthik specializes in strategy with special interest in sustainability and organizational behavior and focuses on financial services and outsourcing industries. He has also worked with the Chamber of Commerce and Industries in Pau, France on enhancing bilateral business between India and Europe in general and particularly Aquitaine region in the south of France. Karthik was previously a Senior Associate, Project Management at Ernst & Young, where he was responsible for internal management consulting to senior leadership, and also provided strategy implementation support for global projects. He holds an MBA in strategy and sustainability from Stockholm University, Sweden, and a Bachelors degree in Management specializing in Finance from Bangalore University, India.

Advisory type


Service line

Corporate Development & Events, Restructuring & Transformation, Strategy


Project Management Business Strategy Management Consulting Organizational Development Change Management Knowledge Management Developing new markets France India Performance Management Enterpreneurship Startup Consulting Innovation Consulting Entrepreneurship Start-ups Leadership Management Outsourcing Business Development Program Management Strategy Consulting Team Management Business Planning Strategic Planning

Previous Employers


College / University Degrees


Stockholm University

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  • Rate/hour ($): 100-200
  • Experience level (yrs): expert
  • Size of typical clients: Small