The affairs of KPMG International are the responsibility of several bodies.

The affairs of KPMG International are the responsibility of several bodies.

Global Board

The Global Board is the principal governance and oversight body. The key responsibilities of the Board include approving long-term strategy, protecting and enhancing the KPMG brand, and approving policies and regulations.

Members of the Global Board, as at 1 October 2018:

Bill Thomas

Chairman, KPMG International

Arun Kumar


Scott Ozanus

Chair, KPMG’s Americas region

Shaun Murphy


Honson To

Chair, KPMG’s ASPAC region

Domenico Fumagalli


Sikander Sattar

Chair, KPMG’s EMA region

Toshiya Mori


Kunle Elebute


Kyo Tae Kim

Republic of Korea

Alison Kitchen


Victor Esquivel


Charles Krieck


Stephanie Hottenhuis


Elio Luongo


Pang Thye Ong


Richard Cysarz


Hilario Albarracin


Oleg Goshchansky


Stefan Pfister


Jay Nirsimloo


Bill Michael

United Kingdom

Klaus Becker


Lynne Doughtie

United States

  • Simon Collins
    United Kingdom

Global Management Team

The Global Management Team works under the supervision of the Global Board, with other leadership groups, on key priorities including developing global strategy and driving alignment between KPMG member firms, functions and sectors.

Members of the Global Management Team, as at 1 October 2018:

Bill Thomas


Ed Cannizzaro

Global Head of Quality, Risk & Regulatory 

Anne Collins

Global General Counsel

Jane McCormick

Global Head of Tax

Susan Ferrier

Global Head of People

Bill O'Mara

Global Head of Audit

Mark Goodburn

Global Head of Advisory

Global Head of New Business Innovation

Christian Rast

Global Head of Technology & Knowledge

Diane Jeffreys

Global Chief Administration Officer

Gary Reader

Global Head of Clients & Markets

Shaun Kelly

Global Chief Operating Officer


KPMG Kuwait Leadership

KPMG in Kuwait operates through its member firms KPMG Safi Al-Mutawa & Partners and KPMG Advisory W.L.L. With over 200 employees and 10 partners based in Kuwait, we form part of a global network of more than 200,000 outstanding professionals working together to deliver value in 154 countries, drawing on global industry insights to complement our strong local knowledge.

KPMG Kuwait Leadership as of 01 October 2021

Safi Al-Mutawa

Senior Partner

Dr. Rasheed Al-Qenae

Managing Partner

Karen Watts

Partner - Risk Management

Aref Judeh

Partner and Head of Audit

Bhavesh Gandhi

Partner and Head of Financial Services

Zubair Patel

Partner and Head of Tax

Ankul Aggarwal

Partner and Head of  Deal Advisory

Fahim Bashir

Partner Tax

Majid Makki

Director – Head of Management
Consulting and Technology Advisory