United Kingdom


  • Industry: Communications
  • Type: Press release
  • Date: 11/05/2012

KPMG in the UK announces new leadership team 


Following the election of Simon Collins to succeed John Griffith-Jones as UK Chairman and Senior Partner from 1 October, KPMG in the UK today announces its new leadership team.

The Executive Team is as follows:


Chairman Elect

Simon Collins

Chief Operating Officer and Head of People

Jim Marsh

Head of Audit

Tony Cates

Head of Tax

Jane McCormick

Head of Advisory

Richard Fleming

Head of Markets (Financial Services)

Bill Michael

Head of Markets (National)

Iain Moffatt

Head of Markets (Corporates, Government, Private Equity)

Joe Gallagher

Head of Corporate Affairs

Marianne Fallon

Head of Quality and Risk

David Matthews



Commenting on the appointments, Simon Collins said:


“I am pleased to announce KPMG’s new leadership team.  We are determined to remain absolutely focused on the needs of our clients and respond quickly and decisively to marketplace developments. I am also glad to increase the representation of women amongst our senior leadership.  I am committed to leading a diversity agenda in the firm.”


John Griffith-Jones said:


“I am delighted that Simon has created a strong team to take the firm forward, and look forward to working with him over the next few months as the transition takes place.”






Notes to editors


Media enquiries to:


Gavin Houlgate, Director of Communications                                                             

Tel 0207 694 3902/07795 290855



About KPMG:


KPMG LLP, a UK limited liability partnership, is a subsidiary of KPMG Europe LLP and operates from 22 offices across the UK with over 11,000 partners and staff.  The UK firm recorded a turnover of £1.7 billion in the year ended September 2011. KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax, and Advisory services. We operate in 152 countries and have 145,000 professionals working in member firms around the world. The independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated with KPMG International Cooperative ("KPMG International"), a Swiss entity.  KPMG International provides no client services