James Hickmott

James Hickmott

Director - Private Enterprise

KPMG in New Zealand

James Hickmott joined our Private Enterprise team in Christchurch coming from a background in Virtual-CFO services where he worked with an exciting portfolio of SMEs, early-stage and high-growth businesses. James enjoys advising businesses and owners on how to solve problems, beat the odds and get ahead. He has specialist skills in outsourced accounting, financial modelling and financial systems, and has assisted businesses across most industry sectors including retail, manufacturing, services, hospitality and construction. James is a member of the Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand and holds a Bachelor of Business from AUT.

Education and qualifications
  • Bachelor of Business (BBus)

  • Chartered Accountant (CA)

Areas of expertise
  • Financial systems & technology, monthly accounts & outsourced accounting, management reporting, budgeting & cash flow forecasting, financial modelling, strategic planning, valuations and exit planning