Prof Wiseman Nkuhlu, Chairman of KPMG in South Africa, introduced that Ignatius Sehoole, the South African agency’s CEO, has been appointed because the Chairman of KPMG’s Africa area with impact from 1 October 2022 in addition to a member of the KPMG International Board.
KPMG’s Africa area represents 54 international locations within the continent throughout the East, West, and Southern Africa areas in addition to the Francophone international locations. KPMG has 21 member corporations with over 6 600 colleagues and companions in Africa.
“On this function, Ignatius will implement a collective strategy the place purchasers will see KPMG’s Africa corporations work collectively to symbolize the continent and have the power to serve and create consistency in the way in which we do enterprise,” says Prof Wiseman Nkuhlu.
Ignatius, a professional Chartered Accountant (CA) with expertise spanning greater than 25 years throughout the Monetary Companies business, served two phrases because the Govt President of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) and has been KPMG in South Africa’s CEO for greater than three years.
“Not solely has Ignatius been instrumental in rebuilding the belief throughout the South African agency however he has performed a elementary function in driving ethics and accountability within the accounting career, making certain that the inner tradition of KPMG in South Africa is sound and creates confidence in our stakeholders, purchasers, companions and staff,” continues Wiseman.
“I’m assured that Ignatius will work effortlessly with the Senior Companions throughout the areas to make sure that KPMG member corporations not solely serve the continent and leverage their collective expertise and experience for purchasers but in addition lives as much as our shared ambition to be essentially the most trusted and reliable skilled companies advisors,” concludes Nkuhlu.
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