Pratik Chandaria


“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” – Albert Einstein

Pratik is a Partner at VALPEO. He has worked with a wide range of clients over the course of his career, including CEOs, investors and boards, in the areas of organization and leadership effectiveness to create high-performing organizations.

Pratik has advised senior leaders across the globe, having worked with clients in Europe, Africa, Asia, and the USA. Pratik brings over 25 years of advisory experience spanning leadership advisory, management consulting, and investment banking. He has worked with large corporates dealing with growth and transformation challenges, and private equity and family-owned businesses facing succession and management challenges. 

Prior to joining VALPEO, Pratik founded an Africa-focused leadership advisory firm. Having been born and raised in Kenya, it was a passion of his to accelerate the value creation journey of African companies through leveraging the critical organization and people levers. Before this, Pratik was with Russell Reynolds, the global executive search firm, where he deployed his strategic advisory experience in a leadership advisory context. The breadth of his advisory experience allowed Pratik to successfully support clients in finding leadership solutions to fulfill their strategic and commercial ambitions. Pratik’s earlier career saw him develop his extensive financial and strategic advisory experience with A.T. Kearney, the global management consulting firm, and Kleinwort Benson, the British investment bank.

Pratik received his B.Sc. in Economics from Bristol University and his MBA from INSEAD.