Director, Deal Advisory
KPMG in the UK
Jonathan is a Director within the Transport Sector of the Infrastructure Advisory Group. Having been at KPMG for 18 years, and formerly an auditor, Jonathan has accrued 12 years’ experience advising both public and private sector clients in the strategy, development, financing and delivery of large scale infrastructure projects.
Jonathan has led large scale projects across the Health, Education and Transport sectors, most recently leading and advising on Hull City Councils £400m schools programme. Jonathan has also led the KPMG team advising Halton Borough Council to a successful financial close for the Mersey Gateway Bridge, a scheme that has been awarded European Infrastructure Deal of the Year 2014.
As the lead for KPMG’s Cities Unit, Jonathan is also significantly involved in KPMGs City Deal work and a key member of the teams that advised both Leeds and Glasgow city regions to ground breaking deals in 2014, unlocking £2.5bn of new investment in infrastructure.
Jonathan is a regular speaker at events and conferences in the UK on the topic of city economies and devolution and recently drafted the autumn statement submission to Treasury on behalf of The Infrastructure Forum.
Qualified Chartered accountant
BSC, Hons Accounting and Finance, University of Hull
Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales