New Zealand

John Kensington 

John Kensington KPMG


John Kensington is a partner with KPMG in Auckland specialising in financial services audit and audit related services.  He has significant experience in the banking sector and is currently acting as head of KPMG’s financial services practice and editor of the Financial Institutions Performance Survey


John's principal client responsibilities are in the audit of financial institutions. He is the partner responsible for KPMG’s DPP division, the delivery of treasury services work in our Auckland office, the Partner-in-Charge of the Cook Islands office and the Partner-in-Charge of Audit Quality.  He has also recently been appointed to the New Zealand Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (NZAuASB).

Head of Financial Services & Partner, Audit 

+64 9 367 5866 

Location: Auckland 

Financial Institutions Performance Survey (FIPS)

KPMG's annual study of financial performance across the NZ banking and finance industry.

Financial Services

Focused and practical audit, tax and advisory services for the insurance, retail banking, corporate and investment sectors.


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