Connor started with KPMG as a summer intern in Indirect Tax and later explored Audit in TMT. Connor, an enthusiastic learner, studied and achieved fluency in Mandarin; he will be attending Peking University in the fall. Connor has enjoyed supporting KPMG's community initiatives and has also engaged in sustainability planning at the firm. He cherished the valuable opportunity to meet so many inspiring people throughout the KPMG family.
Connor enjoys running, reading, playing guitar, and traveling. Connor deeply appreciates KPMG's commitment to an open-minded, creative environment in which employees can interact with, plan for, and dream about the future. Thus, KPMG is the perfect fit for Connor.
Nicole started with KPMG in May as a co-op student. She spent her first rotation in Enterprise, followed by an audit rotation in the Industrial Markets group. Nicole had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients this summer and learned a lot.
During her spare time she enjoys playing sports, hanging out with friends, and travelling. In September 2012, she is going on exchange to Mannheim, Germany and plans to do as much travelling as possible. Nicole's favourite part of the summer was getting to know all of the interns, especially at the social events.
In a nutshell, it was a summer that she will never forget!
Shawn started at KPMG in early May as a co-op student. His first rotation was in audit on FIRES, and his second rotation was in enterprise. Since moving to downtown Vancouver for work, Shawn has used his fitness reimbursement to join a brazilian ju-jitsu class and spent his weekends snowboarding on the glacier at Blackcomb.
The part of the summer that Shawn enjoyed most was meeting and working with all the accounting students from UBC, SFU, and Queen's on all the summer intern "special projects".
"KPMG is my Perfect Fit because of all the engagement opportunities for employees. Whether you enjoy participating in the community, planning events, playing ultimate frisbee, expanding your knowledge through CLiX, or competing in internal competitions like The Big Idea Challenge and The Boardroom Challenge – if you like to keep busy there's something for everyone!
Jonathan will be working in KPMG's Enterprise, Tax and Audit departments for his rotation this summer as an intern. Jonathan has worked for Enbridge and is excited for start working on O&G clients. Jonathan is extremely excited to be working with KPMG this summer and hopes to learn as much as he can about the nature of audits and the industry. Jonathan will be going on exchange this September to Belgium and hopes to see as much of Europe as possible this fall. Jonathan enjoys golfing, and playing recreational soccer.
"KPMG is a perfect fit for me because KPMG values fall in line with my own and KPMG supports and allows me to pursue both my work related interests and my extracurricular interests"
This summer was Anthony's first time work as a part of KPMG and he spent it rotating through KPMG Winnipeg's various departments. Through his time with each of Audit, Tax, and Advisory Services he gained valuable experience with some of Winnipeg's prominent businesses. Anthony is an aspiring amateur athlete, and can be found rowing up and down the Red River in the early hours of the morning. He is a two-time national champion with the University of Victoria Vikes Rowing team, and hopes to one day represent Canada at the international level.