KPMG in Hungary
Willem Delport is the Chief Operating Officer of the KPMG Global Statutory Audit Centre of Excellence (GSA CoE), and he will lead the GSA CoE area as a partner from October 2022. The organisation’s task is to globally coordinate, standardise and automate the audit process based on KPMG’s Clara system to ensure clients receive top quality service. Willem played a decisive role in creating the concept, and took part in establishing the operating processes of the new organisational unit and driving business development; he has also been a key figure in GSA CoE becoming a centre employing more than 100 people at two locations, in Budapest and in Johannesburg, in the two and a half years since the idea was broached. Willem Delport joined KPMG Hungary’s team in 2015, prior to which he worked at the firm’s Johannesburg office. He has been an audit director since 2019 and Chief Operating Officer of the GSA Centre of Excellence since 2020.