Last year the firm was ranked outside the top 100, and this year it is the
only of the Big Four firms to make it into the Top 50.
The survey compares employers’ policies and practices towards gay and lesbian
Steel, KPMG Board champion for sexual orientation, commented: ‘I’m delighted
with our performance. Last year we failed to get a ranking in the Top 100 so
this year’s result is a real testament to the firm’s commitment to creating an
inclusive environment over the past 12 months. We can’t be complacent, though,
and I am determined to see progress continue over the coming year!’
Colin Cook, KPMG UK, CEO commented: ‘This is a great result. It sends an
important message to potential recruits, our people and our clients that KPMG is
the best choice for all, irrespective of sexual orientation’.
Revenue and profitability growth in on the rise for CPA firms, found a survey from the American Institute of CPA’s and its subsidiary CPA.com
The second largest improvement in ‘significant’ levels of financial distress since the EU Referendum was in professional services, found research from Begbies Traynor
Carter Backer Winter has acquired Edwards Financial Services, expanding its financial planning department
New growth opportunities in Aberdeen, North East Scotland, are being invested in by Grant Thornton