New Zealand

Alex Skinner 

Alex Skinner


Alex is our Christchurch office managing partner.  He joined KPMG Norwich (in the UK) in 1997 having trained with a local firm for nine years. He moved to KPMG Wellington in 1998 in what started as a two year secondment.


Alex became a partner in 2004 and provides audit and advisory services to a range sectors and clients, including issuers, family owned businesses, not for profits and government entities.


He moved to Christchurch in 2011 and has played a key role in KPMG’s IFRS technical services.


Alex was Deputy Chair of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand’s Professional Standards Board before the role was taken over by the XRB.  He is also an approved auditor with the OAG.


Alex is a regular presenter at KPMG’s Financial Awareness Seminars and has presented at Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and Institute of Director training courses up and down the country.

Partner - Audit (Office managing partner - Christchurch) 

+64 3 371 4865 



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