'Delighting' clients undermine accounting industry's moral courage - KPMG SA chair

2019-08-14 10:25

"Delighting" clients has become the primary aim for accounting firms and this undermines their moral courage, says KPMG SA chair Wiseman Nkuhlu.

Trust us, KPMG chair pleads in letter to SA

2018-12-09 12:58

KPMG South Africa says it is now "a very different business", as it appeals for public trust after being embroiled in Gupta-linked and other auditing scandals.

Loss of AG contract forces KPMG to close four regional offices

2018-06-04 20:15

The auditing firm will be closing four smaller regional offices and retrenching around 400 staff members, in part because of the termination of work it did for the Auditor-General.

Auditors KPMG, under fire in SA, now face US shareholder protests

2018-04-24 17:34

KPMG, which has been under fire in SA for its audits of Gupta-owned firms and its role in the so-called rogue unit report, is facing possible shareholder protests in the US, according to the Financial Times.

New KPMG chair resolves to put ethics first

2018-01-17 11:58

New KPMG chair Wiseman Nkhuhlu aims to open up the company to the highest scrutiny and believes that with the necessary action, the audit firm could be turned around in 18 months.


The Sunday Read: KPMG on transformation, missing red flags and rebuilding a brand

2018-12-16 09:30

KPMG South Africa's executive chairman, Wiseman Nkuhlu, says enhanced audit reviews and stringent client selection are just some of the key strategies that the firm has since adopted to rebuild its tainted brand.

Solly Moeng: Brands in shining armour

2018-10-24 06:00

Solly Moeng takes a look at respected personalities brought in to clean up following political and corporate scandals. Can their personal brands inspire trust where organisations failed?

KPMG expects 400 people to leave as auditor reshapes business

2018-06-04 10:32

KPMG SA has announced it expects some 400 people to leave the firm as it shuts several regional offices.

KPMG’s Nkuhlu promises drastic action

2018-01-21 05:52

KPMG SA's new chairperson says he took the job to fix the damage done to the entire chartered accountancy profession.

KPMG SA announces new chair

2018-01-17 08:49

Professor Wiseman Nkuhlu, the chancellor of the University of Pretoria, will become the new board chair of KPMG South Africa from March 1.

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