IT Advisory Services
IT Advisory Services
KPMG’s IT advisory professionals help clients to align IT operations to strategic and financial business objectives
KPMG’s IT Advisory professionals help clients to align IT operations to strategic and...
An effective, well-managed IT system is one of the most valuable business advantages an organization can secure. The right technology, implemented properly, appropriately managed and monitored, can lead to significant gains in growth and efficiency.
It is essential to get sound business advice to ensure technology risks are managed. IT is challenging to get right and expensive to get wrong — not only in terms of money spent, but also in lost efficiency and potential regulatory infringements.
How we can help
We work with clients to analyze business technology issues within their businesses. A client might approach us for assistance with:
|Developing an appropriate IT strategy||We work with clients to develop a clear IT strategy that fully supports their business objectives|
|Optimize the IT function||By reviewing the scope of activities of the IT department, and properly re-architecting the way it operates in order to serve the business, we can help optimize its functioning, and therefore help our clients reduce costs|
|Sourcing||We offer guidance on the most appropriate strategies for outsourcing IT services, and ensure that effective controls are implemented|
|Select and implement IT systems||We help our clients select the software package best suited to their needs, in full independence and objectivity, and implement it in a professional, efficient, and cost-effective manner
Data Management & Governance
|We define and help setup within the organization of our clients a full data governance strategy, including the creation of the new management role of Chief Data Officer
|We help our clients prevent damaging network attacks, by assessing network weaknesses, then proposing appropriate measures in order to strenghten the exposed part of their IT infrastructure
We are not tied to any hardware or software suppliers. As a result, our advice is independent and geared to the specific needs of each client. We understand the need to keep pace with technology and take advantage of the tremendous opportunities offered by technological innovation, but we are also aware of the risks involved and the responsibility at the Board level to control these risks.
Increasingly, with the global nature of many organizations, we are aware of the need to develop innovative solutions that are repeatable and easily distributable. As a global organization ourselves, we are able to provide global support where necessary.