Head of M&A and Capital Advisory
KPMG in South Africa
Nick Matthews is a Partner and Head of Deal Advisory at KPMG in South Africa. During his 20-year career at KPMG, Nick has advised on a broad range of mid-market disposals of South African, Mauritian, Zambian, Kenyan, Botswana, and Tanzanian businesses. These businesses have operated in the Mining, Banking, Insurance, Retail, Manufacturing, Services, Packaging, Logistics, Health Care, Pharmaceutical, and Aerospace and Defense sectors. Clients have included Multinational Corporations, Governments, Private Equity Firms, and Owner Managers. A large proportion of these transactions have been cross border in nature, dealing with sellers and buyers from Australia, Germany, France, UK, US, Japan, China, and across Africa. In this regard Nick has worked extensively with the global KPMG M&A network in delivering M&A solutions to KPMG’s global clients. In addition to executing on M&A transactions, which includes buy side advice, Nick has developed and is responsible for the KPMG network’s global M&A training program.