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Annual report 2017

Clarity on KPMG
Switzerland

Digitalization creates new opportunities every day.
But it’s people that make a difference.

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Strong revenue growth driven by a clear client focus

A year of encouraging growth has helped KPMG Switzerland surpass its results of the previous year and boost both gross and net revenues. New records were set in all business areas. This continued market success is testimony to the fact that our investments in sustainable client experiences are paying off.

Total gross revenues
0.0
2017
Total net revenues
0
403.8
2017
2016
Revenue growth
+4.9%
2017
Figures in CHF million
Results by function
Revenue growth
+4.9%
Total
90.8
120.6
212.1
Audit Tax Advisory

Business performance

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Employees

Our employees are the key to our success. They blend their passion for clients, outstanding expertise, top-notch innovative strength and broad-based social skills every day to help you meet your business targets.

0
+5.0%
2047
2017
2016
53
Nationalities are represented
at KPMG Switzerland
68.1%
Switzerland
11.1%
Germany
4.4%
France
2.6%
United Kingdom
2.3%
Italy
2.0%
USA
1.2%
Netherlands
1.1%
Austria
0.8%
Spain
0.7%
Poland
0.5%
Portugal
0.4%
Belgium, India, Russia
0.3%
Romania
0.2%
Hungary, Luxemburg, Ireland, Kosovo, Liechtenstein, Serbia
0.1%
Other countries
0
Men
57%
43%
0
Women

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Leadership

Our Board of Directors and our Executive Committee possess an extraordinary amount of expertise as well as a wealth of experience in the industry. This lays the very best foundation possible for us to manage the firm successfully and with a focus on our clients. So we can prepare you today to face the challenges of tomorrow.

Board of Directors

We wanted to know what drives the members of our Board of Directors to deliver excellence every single day. Find out what they said:

Roger Neininger

Roger Neininger

Chairperson of the Board of Directors

Roger Neininger

I enjoy interacting and working together with colleagues passionate about excellence and delivering tailored solutions to our clients’ challenges. It’s how we create excited customers, highly motivated staff and ultimately contribute to profitable growth for our clients and our firm.

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>Helene Beguin

Hélène Béguin

Member of the Board of Directors

Hélène Béguin

After so many years with KPMG, I’m still passionate about my job because it allows me to do my best for clients. And to inspire my team so that they’ve got the necessary energy and motivation to achieve their professional objectives and personal development goals.

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Stuart Robertson

Stuart Robertson

Member of the Board of Directors

Stuart Robertson

Helping our global clients enhance their businesses, working with teams in a vibrant international firm and deploying and developing our combined skills – that’s why I work at and am proud of KPMG!

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Executive Committee

Find out what drives the members of our Executive Committee to deliver excellence day after day.

Stefan Pfister

Stefan Pfister

Chief Executive Officer

Stefan Pfister

What gets me out of bed in the morning? The exciting potential of our combined knowledge and expertise and the capacity we have at KPMG to make a considerable positive impact for our clients.

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Joerg Walker

Jörg Walker

Chief Operating Officer

Jörg Walker

I like KPMG’s straight-forward culture – there’s very little red tape because we have an open-door attitude and work closely together. As a result, the people are engaged and bring an entrepreneurial mindset to challenges, turning fresh ideas into solutions and aspirations into careers.

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Philipp Hallauer

Philipp Hallauer

Head of National Quality & Risk Management

Philipp Hallauer

I’m at KPMG because: I love working with other professionals on intellectually challenging, complex issues and helping our client service teams get to the right conclusions; because KPMG has a good culture and great people; and because we play a vital role in making capital markets work and protecting the wider public interest.

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Lukas Marty

Lukas Marty

Head of Audit

Lukas Marty

I’m proud that clients turn to us when facing challenging issues and trust us to carefully look at their business and provide assurance on their financials. It’s extremely rewarding to work with outstanding people and grow teams that clearly make a difference for our clients while protecting the public interest.

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Philipp Rickert

Philipp Rickert

Head of Financial Services

Philipp Rickert

Exciting and simple. The chance to work shoulder-to-shoulder with the best and the brightest colleagues and inspiring clients in Financial Services has led to many truly memorable, challenging and magic moments in my professional life.

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Peter Uebelhart

Peter Uebelhart

Head of Tax

Peter Uebelhart

I’m passionate about driving change in the Swiss tax landscape. This means building a leading tax practice with best-in-class tax advisory to take our clients further. It also means creating an environment where our people can grow – one that fosters a culture of collaboration among professionals to constructively challenge the status quo.

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Anne vanHeerden

Anne van Heerden

Head of Advisory

Anne van Heerden

I’m motivated by the desire to make sure that KPMG is cutting-edge, ahead of the curve, at the forefront of the new normal. The opportunity to help prepare our clients and staff to be leaders and succeed in the new digital world is both challenging and exciting.

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