Nishith Saxena Director IT Advisory Bahrain +973 17500188

Nishith is Head of IT Consulting business at Grant Thornton Bahrain. He is a senior executive and management consultant with 18+ years of experience of assisting clients with their business operations improvement, risk management and IT transformation initiatives. He has lead 15+ end to end business system implementations in various project management roles. He also has 50+ ERP project quality assurance to his credit. He consults on IT and ERP audits, IT projects health check, PMO review, PMO setup, IT product selection, vendor reviews, contract reviews and on going quality assurance engagements. During the lifecycle of enterprise projects, he has participated in various roles of a subject matter expert, implementation consultant, solution architect, project manager and project director. He has also run parallel change management functions for various projects.

In addition to Middle East, Nishith has operating experience in Africa, South East Asia, Asia and Europe. He is also an experience program manager with specialized qualifications in managing large business transformation project. His will be of a stakeholder and quality assurer on the project and he will handhold progress and issues with the project stakeholders.

Prior to joining Grant Thornton, he has associated with Ernst & Young LLP, KPMG India, KPMG South Africa, KeyPoint Bahrain & Adapt IT Pty South Africa as a leader with their IT Advisory and Services business


  • Certified PRINCE2 Practitioner
  • Certified ITIL Foundation
  • Certified COBIT 5 Implementation
  • Certified Blockchain Expert
  • Cloud Security

Area of Expertise

  • Digital Transformation
  • Project Management
  • Privacy and IT Security
  • IT Governance
  • IT Audits