has strengthened its team by promomoting John Harrison, its Asia Pacific
chairman, to the newly-created position of deputy chairman, KPMG International,
effective immediately. Michael Wareing remains chief executive officer.
Timothy Flynn, chairman, KPMG International, said Harrison would work closely
with him in supporting the execution of global responsibilities, and ‘in helping
to drive the KPMG global agenda — including further integration of KPMG
In addition to Harrison’s role as chairman of KPMG’s Asia Pacific region, he
also serves as co-chairman of the KPMG China and Hong Kong SAR firm with Carlson
Harrison will continue to hold both positions through to March 2009, when his
terms expires and he will be succeeded by Tong, both as chairman of the Asia
Pacific region and as chairman of KPMG China and Hong Kong.
Richard Cartwright becomes the new head, taking over from incumbent head of office David Lemon
Brian Burke, business development director, has moved within the firm to 'develop Quantuma’s networks with Sussex professional firms'
Stephen Mills joins the Manchester office from IBM, where he spent 12 years as an associate partner in the data, analytics and cognitive consulting group
Rupert Guppy will be responsible for capital allowances in the southern region, and joins the firm from specialist consultancy E3 Consulting