External recognition of our success represents independent approval of our culture and values.
- Employer Equality Certification, 2015
The Ministry of Labour, Welfare, and Social Insurance has honoured nine companies for best practices and for gender equality in the workplace.
KPMG Limited has been approved for ‘Employer Equality’ certification.
Businesses that implement policies of equal opportunities are bestowed an award, having been judged on a basis of 14 different criteria, inclusive of possibilities for advancement within a company, equal pay, and a good work-life balance. Under the Cyprus Certification Model, companies have the right to apply for two types of certification: an integrated system to promote gender equality in the workplace to receive the certification ‘Employer Equality’, or a ‘Best Practices’ certificate.
The award ceremony, titled the ‘Cyprus Certification Business Model’, was established to recognise companies that have departed from stereotypical gender typecasting, pointing the way towards eliminating discrimination between men and women.
- Investors in People
KPMG Cyprus has been accredited with the Investors In People (IIP) silver accreditation, which represents an important recognition for its practices in managing and developing its human resources. KPMG Cyprus is one of the first organisations in the world to achieve silver with the new framework.
The fact that KPMG Cyprus, achieves this accreditation reflects the importance and value that our firm places on its human capital. IIP is the only internationally recognized standard of quality, which focuses on the management and development of human resources. IIP certifies companies and organizations that recognize the significant role played by human resources in improving their competitiveness.
- In Business Award, 2010
KPMG in Cyprus was awarded with one if the top prizes at a prestigious national business awards ceremony. KPMG in Cyprus was distinguished as Best Service Company in the In Business Awards 2010 and received the respective award in an event that took place in January with the presence of more than 500 top executives.
The national business awards, which celebrate the achievement of leading Cyprus companies, are organized by IMH - the leading business information, knowledge and skills transfer company in Cyprus, and In Business magazine - the island's renowned financial publication. The awards ceremony is held annually and regarded as a major event in the local and regional business calendar.
- Cyprus Export Award, 2009 & 2012
KPMG in Cyprus was awarded by the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism and the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and industry with the Cyprus Export Award 2009 & 2012 in the Service category (Audit, Tax, Advisory).
- ICPAC Quality Checked Certificate for 2010
A quality assurance programme carried out by ACCA on behalf of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC) to all member firms holding a practicing certificate. The aim of this review carried out by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) undertaken on behalf of ICPAC, is to certify and ensure high quality standards of the services offered by each organization, as well as the application of “best practice” procedures.
- Award of Financial and Business Excellence (CEIF), 2009
- Best Tax Team, 2008
KPMG in Cyprus was awarded with the Best Tax Team in Cyprus by the New Economy First Annual Awards in 2008.