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KPMG: Bermuda & Caribbean Cyber Security

KPMG: Bermuda & Caribbean Cyber Security

A multiregional survey by KPMG indicated that Bermuda is slightly more prepared against cyber security threats in relation to its Caribbean counterparts. The analysis found that 15% of Bermuda based companies defined Cyber Security as a boardroom responsibility, compared to 11% across the region, and 20% globally. KPMG’s Cyber Benchmark Survey compared... Read more of this article

Over 100 People Attend Q&A Panel Session

Over 100 People Attend Q&A Panel Session

KPMG in Bermuda hosted over 100 professionals from across Bermuda’s Banking, Insurance, Investment, and Legal sectors at a Q&A panel session on Tuesday, May 2nd at the Trade Winds Auditorium of the BUEI. Panellists from the Office of the National Anti-Money Laundering Committee [NAMLC] and the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] responded to questions... Read more of this article

Dr. Mark Britnell To Speak At Chamber AGM

Dr. Mark Britnell To Speak At Chamber AGM

The Chamber of Commerce announced that this year’s Annual General Meeting keynote speaker will be Dr. Mark Britnell, Chairman and Partner of the Global Health Practice at KPMG and author of In Search of the Perfect Health System. The AGM Luncheon will be held at the Hamilton Princess in the Harbourview Ballroom on Thursday, 6 April 2017 from 12:30pm... Read more of this article

KPMG Report On ‘Ten Emerging Trends In 2017′

KPMG Report On ‘Ten Emerging Trends In 2017′

The 2017 Emerging Trends in Infrastructure report from KPMG International spotlights 10 global trends, many of which underscore a drive for more responsible leadership, both from the public and private sectors, to improve approaches to funding, developing and operating infrastructure. “Political agendas and social expectations are changing. Global,... Read more of this article

KPMG Responds To 2017/18 Bermuda Budget

KPMG Responds To 2017/18 Bermuda Budget

“Increasing taxes will help to balance the budget and should see Bermuda’s debt start to reduce in a few years, but there is more to be done in reforming the public sector,” KPMG said, adding that “increasing the cost of doing business in Bermuda may result in businesses moving their staff to lower cost jurisdictions.”Finance... Read more of this article

Felicia Govender Promoted To KPMG Director

Felicia Govender Promoted To KPMG Director

KPMG in Bermuda announced the promotion of Felicia Govender to Director in the Bermuda Enterprise team. Steve Woodward, Head of Enterprise for KPMG in Bermuda, said: “We are very fortunate to welcome Felicia into the senior leadership team for Bermuda’s Enterprise practice. “Felicia joined KPMG’s Investments & Banking practice in 2007... Read more of this article

KPMG: Lightowler To Retire, Morrison Appointed

KPMG: Lightowler To Retire, Morrison Appointed

KPMG in Bermuda today [September 29] announced that Richard Lightowler, Managing Director and the firm’s Head of Insurance will be retiring from the firm effective December 31, 2016, and that Mike Morrison will take over as Head of Insurance practice from October 1, 2016. Mr. Lightowler joined the firm in 1993, rising quickly through the ranks to... Read more of this article

Family Business Barometer 5th Edition Released

Family Business Barometer 5th Edition Released

European Family Businesses [EFB] and KPMG Enterprise have launched the fifth edition of the European Family Business Barometer, which seeks to measure the confidence levels of family-owned businesses across Europe. A spokesperson said, “Family businesses prove once again to be successful and resilient. This important market [Europe has approximately... Read more of this article

Jahlae Outerbridge Awarded KPMG Scholarship

Jahlae Outerbridge Awarded KPMG Scholarship

The Managing Directors of KPMG in Bermuda announced that this year’s KPMG Scholarship has been awarded to Jahlae Outerbridge, a 2012 graduate of Cedar ridge Academy who is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting at Georgia State University and aims to obtain her Certified Public Accounting designation upon completion of University. The KPMG Scholarship... Read more of this article

KPMG To Host Annual Student Networking Event

KPMG To Host Annual Student Networking Event

KPMG in Bermuda will host their annual K-Nect Student Networking Event on Monday July 18, 2016, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at Rumbar [Victoria Grill, Hamilton]. The 2016 Summer K-Nect event is aimed at Bermudian College and University Students, and recent graduates, who are studying accounting, finance or another business related subject. Themed K-Nect @... Read more of this article

Eleven Students Interning At KPMG In Bermuda

Eleven Students Interning At KPMG In Bermuda

Eleven Bermudian university students will complete a 12 week cultivating internship programme with KPMG in Bermuda this year, with KPMG saying their internship programme is “committed to the professional success and career development of their students.” The eleven students participating in the internship programme are Brianna Buchanan [University... Read more of this article

KPMG Named Leader: Info Security Service

KPMG Named Leader: Info Security Service

KPMG has been named a Leader in the Forrester Research Inc. report, The Forrester Wave™: Information Security Consulting Services, Q1 2016 achieving the highest score for current offering and strategy [tied]. “KPMG has moved cyber security to the heart of its business,” according to the Forrester Research report authored by Martin Whitworth. “KPMG... Read more of this article

Results: 2016 KPMG Bermuda Front Street Mile

Results: 2016 KPMG Bermuda Front Street Mile

The 2016 KPMG Bermuda Front Street Mile tonight [Jan 15] saw a large crowd in attendance in support of the runners with the night ending with a photo finish in the men’s elite mile race. With only three men competing in the race, Adam Bitchell got the better of Drew Soucy as both recorded the same time of 4:26.51 while Jordan Chipangama finished third,... Read more of this article