KPMG appoints specialist Brexit advisor
Accountancy giant KPMG has appointed a Brexit chief to help its clients adapt to the post-EU referendum world. The firm has drafted in senior partner Karen Briggs into the new role of 'head of Brexit'.
KPMG chairman Simon Collins said: "Friday, June 24 represents a pivotal moment in UK business history: Brexit will dominate the business agenda for some time.
"We have pulled together experts from across the firm to provide the help and guidance our clients need and have appointed one of our most senior partners to our executive committee to lead the charge."
KPMG, which has an office in Belfast, said that Ms Briggs will lead efforts to help clients navigate risks and opportunities.