KPMG operates as a global network of independent member firms offering audit, tax and advisory services; working closely with clients, helping them to mitigate risks and grasp opportunities.
KPMG member firms can be found in 155 countries. Collectively they employ more than 174,000 people across a range of disciplines.
Member firms' clients include business corporations, governments and public sector agencies and not-for-profit organizations. They look to KPMG for a consistent standard of service based on high order professional capabilities, industry insight and local knowledge.
KPMG has a notable ‘African Footprint’ and is well used to serving clients across the continent. The firms arestructured into clusters that are aimed at facilitating efficiency in how we work with our clients on the continent. These clusters are West Africa, East Africa, Southern Africa, Francophone and Angola. Angola is specially individualised due to its use of the Portuguese as the official business language. We have 33 firms servicing 54 countries across the continent
The East Africa practice comprises of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda that provide services to Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, South Sudan, Burundi, Somalia, Ethiopia as well as Eritrea. KPMG East Africa has 21 partners and over 1000 professional staff.
Sustaining and enhancing the quality of this professional workforce is KPMG's primary objective. Wherever we operate we want our firms to be no less than the professional employers of choice.
Our people are drawn from many different backgrounds and are united by a set of shared values. They work in an environment where they can learn and develop, and everyone is given the opportunity to be the best they can be. This approach gives our organization an invaluable depth and breadth, helping us provide clients with a broad range of perspectives, ideas and capabilities experience.
Good corporate governance is at the heart of what we stand for. We recognize we should always be accountable for our actions and must maintain our independence and objectivity. We are committed to promoting and embracing constructive reform and to helping clients follow good business practices, while increasing value for their stakeholders.