Krishnan Kumar
Krishnan Kumar

Partner, Innovation Incentives and Technology

Krishnan is one of the most experienced R&D Tax Credits advisers in the UK with a distinctive and successful track record of 14 years in this field and over 20 years overall in the IT sector.

After a number of years in Software Development and Architecture roles with world-leading organisations such as Citigroup, Krishnan joined the Deloitte R&D tax services team in 2005. He played a key role in growing Deloitte’s R&D business (mainly in TMT/FSI/Retail sectors) progressing to a Director position in 2014. At Deloitte, he led over 300 client engagements ranging from start-ups to FTSE 100 and multinationals helping them cumulatively secure over £2.5 Billion of qualifying R&D expenditure. He supervised multi-disciplinary teams comprising IT, Tax and Accounting professionals and also led a large IT team focused on R&D claims. Krishnan has a strong academic record and holds an Integrated Master’s degree in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai.