Sunil Verma has had 37 years of service with the Indian Audit & Accounts Service. He was associated with Ernst & Young as an advisor. He carried out consulting assignments with the Asian Development Bank (power sector), the International Labour Organisation (rural roads) and the India Infrastructure Finance Company Limited (Monitoring & Evaluation Framework and Governance and Accountability Action Plan). He is currently working as member (finance) of the Jharkhand State Electricity Regulatory Commission. He is a frequent commentator on issues relating to audit by the CAG of India, the defence industry and the electricity sector.