Mahadevan Shankar

Partner – Network & Business Development


+61 423 614 774



Mahadevan is an experienced qualified Chartered Accountant professional having over twenty-five years of global experiences including large developed economies of Australia, Canada, India, Russia and developing economies of South Pacific countries, Central Asia and Africa.

Mahadevan is a former Partner of the largest Big 4 Accounting firm. He has undertaken extensive Executive Search and Recruitment besides being the Leader of professional teams providing a range of professional services to small, medium and large corporations. Mahadevan’s clients included privately held companies and listed companies on ASX, FTSE, AIM, NASDAQ, TSX, BSE and NSE. The services included External and Internal Audits, Corporate Finance, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Enterprise Risk Services, Corporate Restructuring, Forensic Due Diligence, Mergers & Acquisitions, SME Business Solutions and Strategic Transaction Advisory Services in different countries.

Mahadevan has a proven track record of developing and nurturing cross functional partnerships delivering stellar results. He is based in Brisbane, Australia and is currently also a Strategic Advisor to many entrepreneurial startups and longstanding businesses in Australia, India and South Pacific region.

Mahadevan has depth of expertise across different industries including Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Healthcare, Mining and Renewable Energy.

Mahadevan is actively engaged in promoting bilateral partnerships between Australia, Papua New Guinea and India. Since September 2019, Mahadevan as Core Committee member of The Current And Strategic Affairs Forum (CASA) has been involved in hosting, coordinating and participating in many Strategic events and Leadership Webinars globally. Mahadevan was also Founding Executive Committee member of PNG India Business Forum from 2016 to 2018, Founding Vice Chairman of Association of Indian Chartered Accountants, Brisbane Chapter, Australia in 2013/14 and Founding Vice President of Society of Indian Chartered Accountants, Papua New Guinea in 2004/05.

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