Chaitanya Arora possesses “exceptional attention to detail”, also garnering plaudits for “approaching matters in a thorough and critical manner”.
Chaitanya Arora is a senior managing director in the economic and financial consulting practice of FTI Consulting. He is based in Singapore and has management responsibility for Singapore and India. Prior to joining FTI Consulting, he was the managing partner of the India office of an international consulting and advisory firm.
Chaitanya’s career spans 19 years, during which he has worked as an auditor, M&A adviser, specialist in transaction services and expert witness in disputes for the quantification of damages, contentious valuation and loss of profits. He has worked across geographies including the US, India, Europe and South East Asia. Chaitanya currently focuses on assessment of quantum of damages, accounting issues, loss of profits and valuation issues in disputed situations.
Chaitanya’s industry experience includes real estate (islands in particular), thermal power plants, infrastructure (ports, railways, metro systems), fast-moving consumer goods, medical devices, retail, infrastructure, online travel, oil and gas, industrial gases, consumer and branded goods, renewable power generation, renewable energy, traction locomotives, real estate and diversified and industrial materials.
Chaitanya has advised several businesses and private equity funds with the evaluation of investments, mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures. He has broad advisory experience across the deal continuum on the buy and sell side, and he has been appointed as expert witness in matters that include post-merger/acquisition disputes, joint venture terminations, construction related damages, interpretation of accounting and audit issues, termination of commercial contracts etc., in Singapore, India and other South Asian geographies.
Chaitanya was listed in WWL: Consulting Experts 2016 (for quantum of damages) and WWL: Arbitration: Expert Witnesses 2017.