John B. Veihmeyer selected Global Chairman of KPMG
KPMG International today announced that John B. Veihmeyer has been selected by its board of directors as KPMG’s next Global Chairman, to succeed Michael Andrew who is retiring after serving as Global Chairman since May 2011.
Women at Davos Dominate Social Media
For the second year running female delegates at the World Economic Forum meeting at Davos are outperforming their male counterparts on social media.
Where Davos and the World Talk
Social media aggregation site, WEFLIVE.com provides a simple way to follow and analyze Twitter conversations from participants of the Annual World Economic Forum 2014, Davos, Switzerland, 21-26 January.
KPMG Wins 2013 ITSMA Diamond Award for Marketing Excellence
The Diamond Award recognizes KPMG's marketing campaign for the 2013 World Economic Forum. It focused on the weflive.com service which distilled in real-time the Twitter conversations from delegates, the media and Twitter users from across the world.
Global M&A slowdown leading to fewer high growth deals
KPMG International's latest High Growth Markets International Acquisition Tracker shows that M&A transactions involving high growth markets (HGMs) are not immune to the pressures that continue to hinder overall global M&A activity.
Global Appetite for Deals Still Fragile as Confidence Wavers
KPMG International's latest Global M&A Predictor shows that deal appetite among the world's largest companies is higher than it was 12 months ago, with forward P/E ratios - a measure of confidence, or appetite - up 14 percent from June 2012.