Joe Manning

Director, Advisory

KPMG in the UK

Joe is a Director in KPMG’s Major Projects Advisory team, providing assurance and programme management for Infrastructure and Government.  Joe has 15 years’ experience delivering and advising across the lifecycle of major projects and programmes .  He is experienced in providing clarity to SROs, Boards, Risk and Audit Committees and Executives on the performance of their projects and programmes, offering unique insights into ‘what good looks’ like, supporting capability improvement and the achievement of better outcomes. A Chartered Quantity Surveyor by profession, Joe started his career in project delivery for one of the largest UK tier one contractors. Joe’s career has included delivering major infrastructure projects and advising public and private sector organisations on project controls, governance, assurance and process improvement. He is passionate about improving the capability of his clients.

  • Loughborough University, BSc Hons Quantity Surveying & Commercial Management (first class)

  • Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)

  • Managing Successful Programmes (MSP)

  • Certificate in Business Accounting (CIMA)

  • Programme management

  • Project controls

  • Independent project assurance

  • Governance, risk management and reporting