Partner, Head of Financial Service Assurance Technology Group
Zal Thomas joins KPMG Switzerland from KPMG UK, where he acted as the Director of Financial Services Technology Risk. He is extremely well connected within KPMG globally, having also worked for KPMG India between 2004 and 2006. Zal has audited and advised global financial services organizations on identifying and managing risks arising from the use of technology for over 17 years. Zal holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Commerce from the University of Bombay and has also qualified as a Certified Information System Auditor (ISACA) and Certified Internal Auditor (IIA). With his deep experience in providing audit services, IT risk assessments and service organization controls examinations for multinational FS organizations, Zal is responsible for KPMG’s technology assurance services for financial institutions in Switzerland. Zal Thomas joined KPMG Switzerland as Partner as of 1 August 2016.