Partner and Non-Executive UK Board member
KPMG in the UK
Tony Cates is a Partner and Non-Executive Board member at KPMG in the UK.
Tony joined KPMG in 1987, qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1990 and was promoted to partner in 1998. He spent a year on secondment to KPMG in Kuwait in the 1990s and has subsequently held a number of senior leadership roles (including Head of Audit for the UK and the EMA region) in the firm as well as serving a wide range of clients from owner managed businesses through to FTSE 100 clients across a number of sectors.
Tony’s clients have included BAE Systems plc, P&O Nedlloyd (prior to its listing and sale), G4S plc, AstraZeneca and he is currently the Lead Partner for BT Group Plc. Tony is married with three children and his interests include playing golf, distance running and supporting both Fulham Football Club and Surrey CCC as a season ticket holder.
BSC (Hons) Physics - Bristol University
Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales