Sandeep Khapre

Sandeep Khapre

Regional CEO - BDO East Africa

Manufacturing & Distribution | Financial Services | Not for Profit | Natural Resources & Energy | Infrastructure & Transport | Real Estate & Hospitality

Deal Advisory | Corporate Recovery | Information Technology Consultancy | Risk Advisory | HRM Consultancy


Executive summary

Sandeep Khapre is the administrative CEO of BDO EA Offices in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Ethiopia.  BDO EA is a part of a single multi-country entity that is headquartered in Mauritius and also includes offices in Madagascar and Seychelles. This sub-regional entity of BDO employs 800 professionals across 8 African countries. Sandeep started his consultancy career over 20 years ago in the area of Strategy Implementation at DCDM - Arthur Andersen.

He also successfully worked in diverse areas such as Technology Consulting, Development Consulting and Transaction Advisory services. His sectoral expertise is in Financial Services, Government and International Financial Institutions, Hospitality and Agribusiness.

Prior to working in Consulting, he worked in the industry at several senior positions for ten years, focusing on strategic planning, design and implementation of emerging technology solutions, marketing and operations. Sandeep has been to more than fifty-five countries for varying durations of time and is geared to handle local, regional and international challenges.


  • Member, Board of Directors of IOTO;
  • Member and Director of the board of AHRIM
  • Visiting lecturer to a University in Mauritius covering topics such as International Marketing 


Sandeep holds a Bachelor’s degree of Commerce and Economics, Specialized in Development Economics Osmania University, India and trained in Consulting at Arthur Andersen Academy, Chicago.

He also holds an MBA, ESSEC University, Paris, France - (French Government Scholar) with an exchange to Cornell University, USA. Sandeep is a Certified Project Manager – Project Management Institute.