May Tiem Gillen

May Tiem Gillen

Head of Banking Accounting Advisory Services

KPMG in the UK

May Tiem Gillen is Head of Banking Accounting Advisory Services at KPMG UK

May Tiem leads the Banking Accounting Advisory practice in KPMG UK. May Tiem has 20 years of FS experience advising global retail and investment banks in the UK on accounting and regulatory change implementation, financial reporting, audit and assurance. She leads IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and FINREP in the UK. She specialises in financial instruments accounting, best practice disclosures, structured transactions and IFRS conversion. She advises on the critical interactions between IFRS and regulatory regimes. She has in-depth knowledge of IFRS 9 industry practice, and developed a suite of solutions to support the application IFRS 9. May Tiem supported banks real-time to manage COVID-19 impacts on IFRS 9 provisions, capital and governance.

Education and qualifications
  • BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance

Areas of expertise
  • Advisory

  • Financial services banking

  • Banking accounting advisory

  • Accounting change

  • Financial reporting