Partner, Advisory, Regulatory Compliance
KPMG in South Africa
Dr Kerry Jenkins is a partner and director in KPMG South Africa, operating out of the Johannesburg office. She heads up the Regulatory and Compliance Business Unit and is the lead partner on corporate governance services. She obtained her doctorate from the University of Manchester and did her thesis on "Outside directors experience and the effect on company value: A South African study". She obtained her MBA, with distinction, from the University of Manchester and did her dissertation in corporate governance which was presented as a paper to the British Association of Accountants â Corporate Governance Special Interest Group. She was responsible for compiling KPMG's Toolkit for the Company Director and for initiating the South African Audit Committee Forum with the Institute of Directors in Southern Africa. Kerry lectures at GIBS, University of Johannesburg and to boards and management on regulatory compliance and governance subjects. She provides assurance and advice to clients locally and internationally on regulatory compliance and corporate governance issues.