KPMG International has received all-star ratings – as well as perfect scores in two of the most significant judging categories – for its shared services and outsourcing advisory capabilities on the International Association of Outsourcing Professional’s (IAOP) 2016 World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors list.
The judges recognized KPMG’s delivery excellence through its customer references, which span transformational IT Outsourcing, Business Process Outsourcing and shared services in multiple geographies, as well as in sourcing advisory areas including finance, supply chain management, application development and maintenance, governance, and change management.
“KPMG’s dedication to empowering more than 1,100 team members in 60 member firms around the world with Center of Excellence-based people, process, technology investments and rigor has enabled us, year-over-year, to help our clients realize sustainable, transformational change,” said David J. Brown, global lead, KPMG Shared Services and Outsourcing Advisory. “The all-star ratings awarded by the independent panel of IAOP judges underscore KPMG’s passion and singular focus on delivering transformational value to our clients.”
The 10-member judging panel – including executives from GE, IAOP, Manchester Business School, Sprint, and Thomson Reuters – used a rigorous methodology to award KPMG with top company scores in all judging categories, including perfect scores (8 out of 8) in the two that most strongly reflect ability to enable client success: Customer References and Programs for Innovation.
In the Programs for Innovation category, described by IAOP as “demonstrated through specific programs and resulting outcomes that produce new forms of value for customers,” KPMG highlighted several initiatives, including its:
Other initiatives enabling sourcing advisors to help clients achieve their transformational objectives include KPMG’s:
About KPMG LLP
KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm (www.kpmg.com/us), is the U.S. member firm of KPMG International Cooperative (“KPMG International”). KPMG International’s member firms have 174,000 professionals, including more than 9,000 partners, in 155 countries.
About KPMG International
KPMG is a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 155 countries and have 174,000 people working in member firms around the world. The independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated with KPMG International Cooperative ("KPMG International"), a Swiss entity. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity and describes itself as such. For more information, visit www.kpmg.com.
IAOP is the global association that brings together customers, providers, and advisors in a collaborative, knowledge-based environment that promotes professional and organizational development, recognition, certification and excellence to improve business service models and outcomes. Visit www.IAOP.org.